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Structures Word List

forces, pushing, pulling, turning/twisting, tension, comprehension, electromagnetic, gravity, friction, buoyancy, dead load, live load, deck, pier, span, foundations, approach, beam bridge, truss girder bridge, arch bridge, cantilever bridge, suspension bridge, abutment, counterbalance, anchors, towers, cables, hangers, concrete, rebar, wind, water, earthquake

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Algebra Equations Charts 

Click on each picture to make it larger and easier to use.

Writing Equations 

Creating Scenarios 

Strategies and Tools for Solving Equations 

Addition Equations 

Subtraction Equations

 

Multiplication Equations 

Division Equations 

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Algebra Websites

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Here are some algebra websites to help you practise:

Pan Balance Activities:

http://illuminations.nctm.org/Activity.aspx?id=3531 (Shapes)

http://illuminations.nctm.org/Activity.aspx?id=3530 (Numbers)

 

Algebraic Reasoning:

http://www.mathplayground.com/algebraic_reasoning.html

http://www.mathplayground.com/wangdoodles.html

http://www.mathplayground.com/algebra_puzzle.html

http://www.mathplayground.com/shuttle_mission_math/shuttle_mission

 

Solving Equations Using Addition:

http://www.aaamath.com/equ18cx2.htm

http://www.aaamath.com/equ27fx2.htm

http://www.fuelthebrain.com/games/math-madness/

 

Solving Equations Using Subtraction

http://www.aaamath.com/ad29s1.htm

http://www.aaamath.com/ad29s2.htm

http://www.fuelthebrain.com/games/math-madness/

 

Solving Equations Using Multiplication

http://www.aaamath.com/ad29m1.htm

http://www.fuelthebrain.com/games/math-madness/

Solving Equations Using Division

http://www.aaamath.com/ad29d1.htm

Equations Lessons:

http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/introduction.html

 

Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying and Dividing Equations:

http://www2.smarttutor.com/player/swf/Algebra_Equations_and_Inequalities_L4_V1_T4a.swf

http://cemc2.math.uwaterloo.ca/mathfrog/english/kidz/EquationMaze.shtml

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Volume

Here are some volume websites to help you practise:

http://www.interactivestuff.org/sums4fun/3dboxes.html

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/elab2004/gr5/28.html

http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/SurfaceAreaAndVolume/#rectangular

http://www.teacherled.com/resources/isoexplode/isoexplodeload.html

http://www.teacherled.com/resources/cuboidexplode/cuboidexplodeload.html

http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/me5l/html/Math5.html

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3D Shapes

 

Here are some websites about 3D shapes to explore:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bitesize/maths/shape_space/3d_shapes/revise2.shtml

http://gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/solid/

http://www.interactivestuff.org/match/maker.phtml?featured=1&id=15

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/mmath/mmath_dr_gee.html

http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=70

http://www.learner.org/interactives/geometry/3d_pyramids.html

http://www.learner.org/interactives/geometry/3d_prisms.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/maths/shape_space/3D_shapes/play.shtml

 

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Algonquians vs. Iroquoians – Comparing First Nations Project

In this project we are comparing the way of life of two different First Nations groups living in Canada before the Europeans arrived.

Areas to be compared include:

  • Location
  • Groups
  • Food
  • Clothes
  • Homes
  • Religious Beliefs
  • Myths & Legends
  • Jobs
  • Art
  • Trade
  • Warfare
  • Other

Include pictures, maps and drawings to add to your project.

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Name that Triangle Game

The triangle game we used in class can be found at the website below.  Go to lessons and click on Triangles.

http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/me5l/html/Math5.html

 

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2D Geometry

 

 

http://school.nelson.com/elementary/mathK8/math5/quizzes/math5quizzes/gr5_ch7_les6.htm

http://school.nelson.com/elementary/mathK8/math5/quizzes/math5quizzes/gr5_ch7_les7.htm

http://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/triangles-interactive.html

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2numeracy-shape-and-weight.html#quad

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/teachers/ks2_activities/maths/shapes.shtml

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/maths/shape_space/2D_shapes/play.shtml

 

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Tessellations

Here is an online activity where you can make your own tessellations.

http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/Tessellate/

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Angles – Estimating, Measuring and Drawing

 

Here are some websites to practise estimating and measuring angles.

Estimating Angles

http://www.mathplayground.com/alienangles.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/teachers/ks2_activities/maths/angles.shtml

http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/math-games/star-gazing/

http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/mec/flash/index.html?url=Data/5/A/A5A2.swf

Measuring Angles

http://www.mathplayground.com/measuringangles.html

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/protractor.html

http://www.ezschool.com/Games/Angles.html

http://www.teacherled.com/resources/anglemeasure/anglemeasureload.html

Challenge Angle Activities

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/maths/shape_space/angles/play_popup.shtml

 

Drawing Angles

Watch the following clip of how to draw a 60 degree angle.

 

Click on the website to watch an animation of how to draw a 50 degree angle.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/protractor-using.html

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