National Library of Virtual Manipulatives for Interactive Mathematics

v http://matti.usu.edu/nlvm/nav/vlibrary.html

Java Runtime Environment (JRE) for Windows (latest version 1.4) from SUN Microsysytems: 

v http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.4/download.html


JavaBars 5.0 from Dr. Olive's Web Page:

v   http://jwilson.coe.uga.edu/olive/welcome.html#Software%20developed%20through%20the%20Fractions%20Project


Logo for Windows machines 

v  MSWLogo free download: http://www.softronix.com/logo.html
v  A Primary School in England using MSWLogo: http://www.ambleside.schoolzone.co.uk/ambleweb/logo/mswintro.htm


The Geometer's Sketchpad Web site:
v   http://www.keypress.com/sketchpad/


Entry site for SimCalc's Java MathWorlds:

v   http://www.simcalc.umassd.edu/NewWebsite/simcalcframe.html (scroll down for link to download a version for your machine)

Computer Software
from TERC [ http://www.terc.edu/investigations/resources/html/CompSoftware.html ]

 

v      Logical Journey of the Zoombinis: computer game with mathematical puzzles [ http://www.terc.edu/TEMPLATE/products/item.cfm?ProductID=33 ]

 

 

v      Yoiks: comuter game with logical reasoning and mathematical puzzles [ http://www.terc.edu/TEMPLATE/Products/item.cfm?ProductID=1 ]

 

 

NRICH mathematics entertainment club [ http://nrich.maths.org ]

 

v      L-ateral Thinking: Geometric game with flipping and rotating L-shape [available at http://nrich.maths.org/mathsf/journalf/may02/game1/index.html ]

Note from JO:   I had trouble with this applet running through Netscape 6.   It would not let me drop my l-shaped piece down.   I could move it, flip it and rotate it but could not release it!

 

v      Got It!: Adding game for two with a goal number and a range of added numbers.   This game is recommended for both young children and upper grade students.  [available at http://nrich.maths.org/mathsf/journalf/dec01/game1/index.html ]

Note from JO:   Really good game for thinking ahead and developing number strategies.

 

v      Makeover: Exchanging the positions of two sets of counters [available at http://nrich.maths.org/mathsf/journalf/sep01/game1/index.html ]

 

 

v      Pelmathism: Game to match two card, three different types are available [available at http://nrich.maths.org/mathsf/journalf/mar01/game1/index.html ]

 

 

v      Chocolate bar: Fraction game to compare fractions.  It is highly recommended for understanding fractions.   [available at http://nrich.maths.org/prime/mar02/games.htm ]

 

 Center for technology and teacher education

 

v      MicroWorld Logo Activities: This site provides activity guides with Logo. [available at http://curry.edschool.virginia.edu/teacherlink/content/math/activities/microworlds.html ]

 

Building Blocks Project at SUNY-Buffalo : http://www.gse.buffalo.edu/org/buildingblocks/index_2.htm

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