Resources and Websites

Number Facts

Nrich Number Fluency Activities

Nrich suggests some fun and challenging activities to develop number fluency.

Math Visuals

How do we represent math visually? This blog features short animations and representations to help students gain conceptual understanding of the big ideas in math

Youhaku

Number puzzles that promote fluency  through logical reasoning

YouCubed Number Sense Tasks

Rich, engaging  number sense tasks with promote flexibility, accuracy and efficiency by Jo Boaler and the YouCubed team

Solvemoji

Solvemojis are puzzle involving all four operations. An engaging way for children to practice fluency skills but also requires kids to think, reasoning and communicate at a deeper level.

4 Numbers--24

How can you make 24 using only 4 numbers? This digital game encourages flexibility with the 4 operations

Broken Calculator

This simple broken calculator app encourages students to make numbers in different ways using four operations. It promotes flexible, efficient and accurate thinking.

Splat! by Steve Wyborney

A  VERY POWERFUL, highly interactive number sense strategy that can be used at any grade level!

Math is Visual

How do you represent math concepts pictorially? Kyle Pearce shares animatations to conceptually explain math concepts.

Mathies Games

Mathies games are a mix of digital and printable resources that promote mathematical fluency above rote practice or memorization.

Number Talks

Splat! by Steve Wyborney

A  VERY POWERFUL, highly interactive number sense strategy that can be used at any grade level!

Fraction Talks

A bank of fraction image to encourage fraction talks in your class by Nat Banting

Elementary Number Talks/Strings

A bank for number number strings designed for K-6

Number Strings

Number Strings are a set of related math problems to help students develop conceptual understanding of math’s big ideas.

Math Before Bed

A bank of images to transform numeracy discussions in your classroom and at home

Estimation

Esti Mysteries

Esti-mysteries by Steve Wyborney invite students to estimate using images and number fluency,

Mathsbot.com

Free digital tools and printables  that can be used to support math teachers and students.

Math is Visual

How do you represent math concepts pictorially? Kyle Pearce shares animatations to conceptually explain math concepts.

Braining Camp

Braining Camp offers an outstanding bank of virtual manipulatives both web and app based.

Mathies Learning Tools

Free Canadian Apps and web-based virtual manipulatives

Math Learning Centre

Free interactive manipulatives to share with your students.

Vocabulary

Math Learning Centre Vocabulary Cards

An interactive or printable tool for Math Vocabualry

Interactive Mathematics Glossary

An interactive online tool with definitions, examples, representations and virtual tools

Which One Doesn’t Belong?

RVS Which One Doesn't Belong?

Which One Doesn’t Belong tasks created and shared by RVS students and staff

WODB.ca

A website dedicated to Which One Doesn’t Belong. Find WODB tasks for K-!2

#WODB Twitter

Which One Doesn’t Belong is on Twitter! #WODB ideas from around the world.

Same But Different

Logic and Reasoning Games and Mazes

Same But Different Math

Powerful mathematical images to help students compare and contrast mathematical ideas

Logicmazes.com

Logic mazes.com by Robert Abbot offers a bank of logic mazes and games to help students develop spatial reasoning and visualization skills

Math Pickle

A bank of logic and reasoning games and puzzles

Problem Solving

Nrich Math

The home of rich mathematics

Tap into Teen Minds

3 Act Math Tasks by Canadian Kyle Pearce

Alicia Burdess

A math consultant from Grand Prairie school division with tasks for problem based learning

Peter Liljedahl.com

Rich tasks and Problems for a thinking classroom

Math for love

Dan Finkel offers a bank for free problem based lessons for all grades

Open Middle

Challenging problems and tasks worth solving

Yummy Math

Engaging problems with real world contexts

Robert Kaplinsky

Real world engaging problems for all students

Dan Meyer 3 Act Math

3 Act Real World Math Problems

Graham Fletcher 3 Act Tasks

3 Act Problems designed for elementary students

Youcubed Tasks

Engaging low floor and high ceiling tasks and problems

Galileo Education Network

Galileo Math Project offers a bank of rich math problems

Problem of the Week

A new problem every week from the University of Waterloo