Mathematics Resources

MATH VOCABULARY

CAHSEE Math Vocabulary
This is the glossary section of the CAHSEE math preparation book put out by the California Department of Education.
Math vocabulary words that are also part of the CAHSEE math need to be emphasized.

Holt, CA Edition 2008 - Algebra 1 Vocabulary
Academic vocabulary with definitions are a good starting place for ELL students. Chapter vocabulary and their definitions should be mastered by grade level students with an emphasis on the CAHSEE math vocabulary. These words lists and their definitions can be studied and practiced using other FREE math websites (see math FREE websites link). Houghton Mifflin Holt McDougal

A Maths Dictionary -http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com
Students can experience math vocabulary.  Website is an animated, interactive dictionary that explains 500 math terms in simple language.

Living Math
Literature for learning math concepts. Math literature lists by topic.
http://www.livingmath.net/ReaderLists/tabid/268/Default.aspx

Math Through Children's Literature
(Stories illustrate how math is applied in the "real world". Content vocabulary and lessons plans are included as follow up to each story).
http://www.rainbowresource.com/


CURRICULUM

SAXON CURRICULUM

California Saxon Math
CDE Ordering and Pricing
* Meets CA Standards

Saxon Math Homeschool
Saxon Math Homeschool, beginning with Algebra 1, is an integrated program. Algebra 1 covers most of Algebra 1 with the exception of a few Algebra 1 standards, covers some Algebra 2. Geometry is covered in part in Algebra 2, and the rest of Geometry is covered in Advanced Mathematics; Algebra 2 is covered in part in Algebra 2, and the rest of Algebra 2 is covered in Advanced Mathematics. Pre-calculus is taught in Advanced Mathematics..
http://saxonhomeschool.harcourtachieve.com/en-US/saxonhomeschool.htm


Saxon Math
New, non-integrated program from the school publishing side of Saxon. Contains the same lesson and program features that makes Saxon math so popular, and with some new enhancements..
http://saxonpublishers.harcourtachieve.com/en-US/sxnm_secondary


Saxon Homeschool - Online Activities
79 different online activities, mostly in grades K-7, and some appropriate through 12th grade.

http://saxonhomeschool.harcourtachieve.com/en-US/saxonhomeschool.htm



ALGEBRA I


California Mathematics: Concepts, Skills, and Problem Solving
Ties lessons to real-world big idea, great standards-review book for each course, interactive student edition available on CD-ROM.
CDE Ordering and Pricing - *Meets CA Standards

Holt California Mathematics
Covers concepts thoroughly in incremental, well explained steps. User-friendly. Student edition also comes as a Student One-Stop CD-ROM, an interactive student edition. Student One-Stop CD-ROM is a great resource and way for students to learn who are not visual learners. Affordable lesson tutorial videos CD-ROM. State-adopted and aligned to the California standards.
CDE Ordering and Pricing - *Meets CA Standards
California Catalog: http://vihmh.impelsys.com/catalog_ca/catalog.html (Always copy and paste this link or it will go to a different website or not work at all if just clicked on; these CA catalog prices are prior to the 10-1-2011 price increase so they are close but a little)


Prentice Hall Mathematics California
CDE Ordering and Pricing
Prentice Hall Teacher Online Learning - CA Math 2008/9
Prentice Hall Teacher Online Learning - All Subjects

*Meets CA Standards

McDougal Littel California Math
CDE Ordering and Pricing
*Meets CA Standards

Discovering Algebra: An Investigative Approach, CA Edition
CA Edition, state-adopted program. In Discovering Algebra, students work with real data, real-life situations, and real-world applications to discover the value and enjoyment of learning mathematics. Hands-on investigations. The heart of the book is the investigations, which introduce concepts and involve data gathering, interpretation and analysis, finding a model, and using the model. Students learn new material and skills through a discovery approach, which first introduces concepts and then provides a context for students to think them through.
CDE Ordering and Pricing
California Implementation Guide - FREE Download
http://www.keypress.com/x1899.xml
*Meets CA Standards

HippoCampus
A free public website that offers free courses for high school and college students.
http://www.hippocampus.org/

McDougal Littell Math (approved for a-g)
California Catalog: http://vihmh.impelsys.com/catalog_ca/catalog.html (Always copy and paste this link or it will go to a different website or not work at all if just clicked on; these CA catalog prices are prior to the 10-1-2011 price increase so they are close but a little)


Pre-Algebra: 100 Reproducible Activities
Reproducible pages build skills incrementally and in a way that interests struggling students. Students are invited to "show what they know in a variety of formats". Saddleback: http://www.sdlback.com/

Algebra: 100 Reproducible Activities
Reproducible pages build skills incrementally and in a way that interests struggling students. Students are invited to "show what they know in a variety of formats".
Saddleback: http://www.sdlback.com/

Algebra 2: 100 Reproducible Activities
Reproducible pages build skills incrementally and in a way that interests struggling students. Students are invited to "show what they know in a variety of formats".
Saddleback: http://www.sdlback.com/


GEOMETRY

Discovering Geometry: An Investigative Approach (Fourth Edition)
This math program is a national math program. It uses an investigative approach to Geometry.
Ordering and Pricing: http://www.keypress.com/x5486.xml


Geometry: 100 Reproducible Activities
Reproducible pages build skills incrementally and in a way that interests struggling students. Students are invited to "show what they know in a variety of formats". Saddleback: http://www.sdlback.com/



Geometry and Algebra II

Holt Mathematics (approved for a-g)
Geometry and Algebra 2 have the same program features as for middle school. Geometry and Algebra 2 have California teacher editions with the standards unpacked in the front. Precalculus and Calculus do not have California teacher editions.

California Catalogue:
http://vihmh.impelsys.com/catalog_ca/catalog.html (Always copy and paste this link or it will go to a different website or not work at all if just clicked on; these CA catalog prices are prior to the 10-1-2011 price increase so they are close but a little)
*Meets the CA Standards

Prentice Hall Mathematics (approved for a-g)
Geometry and Algebra 2 have the same program features as for middle school. Geometry and Algebra 2 have California teacher editions with the standards unpacked in the front.
Prentice Hall Teacher Online Learning - CA Math 2008/9
Prentice Hall Teacher Online Learning - All Subjects
*Meets CA Standards

McDougal Littell Math (approved for a-g)
http://www.holtmcdougal.com/ , click on California
McDougal Littell California Home Page (all subjects), http://holtmcdougal.hmhco.com/hm/state/state.htm?state=CA
California Catalog: http://vihmh.impelsys.com/catalog_ca/catalog.html (Always copy and paste this link or it will go to a different
website or not work at all if just clicked on; these CA catalog prices are prior to the 10-1-2011 price increase so they are close but a little)
*Meets the CA Standards


PRE-CALCULUS

Holt Mathematics (approved for a-g)
California Catalog: http://vihmh.impelsys.com/catalog_ca/catalog.html (Always copy and paste this link or it will go to a different website or not work at all if just clicked on; these CA catalog prices are prior to the 10-1-2011 price increase so they are close but a little)

Precalculus with Limits: A Graphing Approach, 6th Edition, 2012
Student Edition, ISBN#9781111427641, $115.25
Teacher Edition, ISBN#9781111572112, $130.50
Student Note taking ISBN#9781111572105, $6.75
Student Solutions Guide, ISBN#9781111572099, $39.50
Power Lecture CD-ROM with Exam View Test Generator, ISBN#9781111572808, $50.00

*Meets the CA Standards

Prentice Hall Mathematics (approved for a-g)
http://www.pearsonschool.com/
Precalculus: Graphical, Numerical, Algebraic, 7th Ed, Demana, Prentice Hall 2011

*Meets the CA Standards

McDougal Littell Math (approved for a-g)
California Catalog: http://vihmh.impelsys.com/catalog_ca/catalog.html (Always copy and paste this link or it will go to a different website or not work at all if just clicked on; these CA catalog prices are prior to the 10-1-2011 price increase so they are close but a little)

*Meets the CA Standards


ONLINE RESOURCES

K 12, Inc.
K-8 courses only. No high school courses at this time. Courses are a combination of hard copy materials and online.Go to the K12 website to read about their philosophy and to read the math course descriptions by grade. Inquire about a charter school discount.
http://www.k12.com


Global Student Network
Courses begin Grade 2 and go up through Algebra 2 and Advanced Math; also offers CAHSEE Math course. Inquire about charter school pricing. To view their state standards course correlations, go to http://www.globalstudentnetwork.com/school/standards/
To view their website, http://www.globalstudentnetwork.com/


KMB of Shreveport dba Ascend Education (Math)
Math courses, 3rd - 8th grade, and High School Exit Exam. Aligned to the CA standards.
http://www.ascendedu.com

ALEKS
Courses begin with Mathematics Lv 3 (3rd grade) and go up through Precalculus; also offers Math Prep for CAHSEE course. We receive charter school pricing. Check with your supervising teacher.
http://www.aleks.com/k12/course_products


OdysseyWare, Inc.
Math courses, grades 3-7, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus. This online program is more affordable than many other online options. Inquire about charter school discounts. Correlations to the CA standards are available.
http://www.odysseyware.com


The Learning Springs
http://www.learningsprings.com/

APEX Learning
APEX Learning has quality math courses at various levels to meet different students' needs for middle school and high school. Apex Learning is known for their online AP courses. They offer online AP spring exam preparation courses in partnership with Princeton Review.
http://www.apexlearning.com


National University Virtual High School
Online high school math courses currently being offered are: Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus, Statistics. NUVHS courses have a specific start date each semester which does not line up with our semester start date. But there is enough course flexibility for students to finish the course within our school's semester calendar.Each course has a NUVHS teacher who is there to support, encourage, monitor the student's progress, and assign and communicate a recommended grade to the ES at the end of the semester. Many courses require a textbook that needs to be purchased. Inquire about FREE online textbooks through NUVHS. Inquire with the site rep for charter school pricing, not on the NUVHS website.
http://www.nuvhs.org


Williamsburg Academy
Accredited online educational program featuring live classroom interaction, classic curriculum, dedicated mentors. Mathematics 7th grade thru Trigonometry, Science, History & Government, Literature, Leadership, Drawing, Filmmaking.
http://www.wacademy.org


SUPPLEMENTAL ONLINE RESOURCES

Brain POP
Brain Pop has animated movies that coordinate with school subjects K-8. Click on your state/subject/grade, select the standard and choose the animated movie clip to view that coordinates with that standard. Use Brain Pop to review individual California grade level standards, introduce a lesson, or make your child's learning more engaging and fun.
http://www.brainpop.com

Aim Education / Learn360
Video streaming, video clips, source documents, and more for all core subjects including math tutorials, at an affordable family license price. http://www.learn360.com

Success in Math Series
This five-book softcover series (Basic Algebra, Basic Geometry, Consumer Math, Pre-Algebra, General Math) breaks down core math concepts into short, manageable lessons that assume little background knowledge and are introduced in real-life context. In addition, chapter opener vocabulary lists and a glossary prove valuable for English language learners with below- or at-level math skills. Teacher's resources include answer Keys, as well as error analysis notes, alternative strategies for varied learning styles, problem-solving strategies, ESL notes, cooperative learning strategies, and reproducible masters are provided.
AGS/Globe Fearon: http://www.pearsonschool.com
(click curriculum/secondary/mathematics)
Weiser Education: http://www.wieser-ed.com/


MATH - INTERVENTIONS

California Fast Forward Math
An intervention that coordinates with the Harcourt math program, but could also be used as a stand-alone intervention with other math programs. -
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt School Publishers
CDE Ordering and Pricing

California Math Triumphs
An intervention that coordinates with the Harcourt math program, but could also be used as a stand-alone intervention with other math programs. -
Glencoe / McGraw-Hill
CDE Ordering and Pricing

California Skills Intervention Kit
An intervention that coordinates with the Harcourt math program, but could also be used as a stand-alone intervention with other math programs. ISBN: 9780133639940 -
Pearson Curriculum Group / Prentice Hall
CDE Ordering and Pricing

Holt California Mathematics
This publisher incorporates their intervention tightly with each grade level course. Would not work well as a stand-alone intervention with other math programs. -
Houghton Mifflin Holt McDougal (formerly Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
CDE Ordering and Pricing


MATH GAMES, PUZZLES, LESSON PLANS AND SUPPLEMENTAL RESOURCES

S.O.S. MATHematics
S.O.S. MATHematics is a free resource for math review material from Algebra to Differential Equations. Great resource for high schoolers, college students, and adults that need math concept refreshers.
http://www.sosmath.com/

Khan Academy
U Tube math videos from basic math through Calculus, including physics, banking, finance, some Singapore math, and SAT math preparation.
http://www.khanacademy.org/index.html


National Repository of Online Courses (NROC)
Open source math courses: Algebra 1, Developmental Math
See also Khan Academy for worked out problems for Developmental Math.
http://www.nrocmath.org/

Math Drills (Beat the Computer)
Drills to help students memorize important facts, grades 2 through Trigonometry.
http://www.lbschools.net/Main_Offices/Curriculum/Areas/Mathematics/Drills/


Shodor
A national resource for computational science.
http://www.shodor.org/

Algebra Homework Help--People's Math
Algebra, math homework solvers, lessons and free tutors online.Pre-algebra, Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Physics.
http://www.algebra.com/

Prentice Hall / Pearson Curriculum Group
Prentice Hall Teacher Online Learning - CA Math 2008/9

Hotmath.com
View step-by-step answers to math homework problems from your textbook. Samples math solutions for a typical algebra, geometry, and calculus problem. Watch math videos from pre-algebra to calculus, use the garphing calculators, and learn from math games and activities.
http://hotmath.com/

Interactivate
Interactivate is one project within the Shodor website. Interactivate is a popular set of interactive, free, online courseware for exploration in science and mathematics. It is comprised of activities, lessons, and discussions for grades 3-12. The link below takes you to the activities.
http://www.shodor.org/students/activities/


Math Games and Puzzles
Addition, Multiplication, Fraction, and Algebra 1 games and puzzles for great hands-on learning.
http://www.math-games-and-puzzles.com/

Math Games and Puzzles
Addition, Multiplication, Fraction, and Algebra 1 games and puzzles for great hands-on learning.
http://www.math-games-and-puzzles.com/

CK12
These online textbooks were developed from grant money that was a part of California’s FREE Digital Textbook Initiative, http://www.clrn.org/fdti/ .
The vendor is CK12, and the open source material is referred to as ‘FlexBooks’.
You can view these FREE open source, online textbook courses by going to, http://www.ck12.org/flexbook/


Thinkfinity.org
Free lesson plans and educational resources. State standards search; homework help; games, this day in history; online webinars.
http://www.thinkfinity.org/

Living Math
Literature for learning math concepts. Math literature lists by topic.
http://www.livingmath.net/ReaderLists/tabid/268/Default.aspx

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
Virtual manipulatives related to the NCTM standards, K-12. Pick your grade level and a math topic to explore math manipulatives online.
http://nlvm.usu.edu/

McAllen Public Library - Homework Helper (all subjects)
http://www.mcallenlibrary.net/children/homeworkhelpers.aspx

The Math Forum @ Dexel, Ask Dr. Math
http://www.mathforum.org/dr.math/


AplusMath
Interactive math website designed to help students develop their math skills.  Flashcards, flashcard creator, printable worksheets, interactive games.
http://www.aplusmath.com/


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