Math Online Interactives

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Put on Your Thinking Caps site description for Put on Your Thinking Caps
Get ready to be an architect. There are two different areas for you to build. One is a community park and the other is a environmental plant. You do not need to log in. Continue (as a guest). 
http://mathbydesign.thinkport.org/default.aspx?skipTo=home&cb=13627
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Tangram Game site description for Tangram Game
Use this online game to explore tangrams. 
http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/math-games/tanagram-game/

 
Tangram Builder site description for Tangram Builder
Build the tangram by placing the shapes in the square. You can even flip the shapes. Note: this will not work in Chrome. 
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_112_g_2_t_1.html?open=activi
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Math Doodles: HydroMaze site description for Math Doodles: HydroMaze
Click on two sections of the tubes to transfer water and have the ball go through all the valves. You can open and close the valves to make the ball sink or float. Note-this will not work in Chrome. 
http://www.carstensstudios.com/mathdoodles/hydromaze.html

 
Virtual Manipulatives site description for Virtual Manipulatives
Here's an excellent resource for Maths from Glencoe/McGraw-Hill. It's a flash-based set of interactive tools for elementary up to year 8. It includes standard math, as well as graph paper and other backgrounds. 
http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/mathematics/ebook_assets
/vmf/VMF-Interface.html

 
Math Playground: The X Detectives site description for Math Playground: The X Detectives
"Learn about symmetry, translations, and rotations in the Transformation Room, solve algebra puzzles in the Gadget Shop, practice with negative numbers in the Integer Room, and investigate Functions and Graphs. In Practice Mode, explore The X Detectives at your own pace and play as long as you like... 
http://www.mathplayground.com/XDetectives/ProjectX_Preloader.swf

 
Dynamic Paper site description for Dynamic Paper
"Need a pentagonal pyramid that's six inches tall? Or a number line that goes from ‑18 to 32 by 5's? Or a set of pattern blocks where all shapes have one-inch sides? You can create all those things and more with the Dynamic Paper tool." 
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=205

 
Shapeology site description for Shapeology
See if you can drag and drop and reconstruct the quadralateral shapes back into the square. 
http://www.visualmathlearning.com/Games/shapeology.swf

 
Kids Tangrams site description for Kids Tangrams
Try to solve the tangram puzzles with movable pieces..remember that you can move and rotate the pieces. Click on the arrow to try more! 
http://www.abcya.com/tangrams.htm

 
Tessellate! site description for Tessellate!
This activity allows the user to generate a polygon that will repeat without overlapping across a plane. Starting from a rectangle, triangle or hexagon, the user bends the lines of the polygon, creating a new polygon. The user can choose several different colors to enhance the pattern, and can observe... 
http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/tessellate/

 
Virtual Tangram site description for Virtual Tangram
Use the tangram pieces to make pictures. Ideas are provided, as well as the ability to flip shapes. 
http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/tangram.html

 
OBBL Architecture Blocks site description for OBBL Architecture Blocks
Drag and drop to build pictures with these shape tiles.  
http://www.mathcats.com/explore/obbl/obbl.html

 
Tessellation Town on Tile Island site description for Tessellation Town on Tile Island
Visit Tessellation Town and drag and drop pieces to make your own tessellation.  
http://www.mathcats.com/explore/tessellationtown.html
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