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Rice University School Mathematics Project

Links to Curriculum Resources

The Math Forum

This is one of the most comprehensive math curriculum sites, an excellent starting point to search for on-line mathematics materials

Mathematics Benchmark Performance Assessments

A collection of benchmark assessment items correlated to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills created by the Region IV Education Service Center

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)

A valuable resource to all teachers of mathematics, links to not only curricular resources but also research in mathematical education

Math Tools

A community library developed by the Math Forum of technology tools, lessons, activities, and support materials for teaching and learning mathematics.

The National Library of Virtual Manipulatives

A comprehensive collection of java applets categorized by grade and content strand.

The Freudenthal Institute

A collection of java applets that can be used for student exploration in many facets of mathematics from the elementary grades through college

The Shodor Education Foundation Project Interactivate

A collection of java applets aligned to the NCTM standards for exploration of many facets of elementary and middle school mathematics.

Algebra Online

A collaboration between RUSMP and the Houston Independent School District to create a television and computer assisted Algebra curriculum

The Mathematics TEKS Toolkit

Numerous resources to assist Texas mathematics teachers compiled by the Charles A. Dana Center

Rice Virtual Lab in Statistics

Contains an online textbook, Java applets that demonstrate statistical concepts, case studies and an analysis lab.

Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills

The state mandated mathematics curriculum for Texas public schools

The College Board -- AP Calculus and Statistics

The course outlines for the Advanced Placement Calculus and Statistics classes, as well as copies of previous exams and scoring rubrics

TEA Student Assessment--STARR

Test objectives and specifications for the STARR

Dr. John Polking's Web Site

Rice University Mathematics Professor Dr. John Polking's web site, which includes lessons on spherical and hyperbolic geometry as well as cartography

Common Core State Standards for K-12 Education in America

PDF of free online textbook available here. For other free math education materials from Information Age Education see http://iae-pedia.org/Free_Math_Education_Materials. To access all of the free Information Age Education materials go to http://iae-pedia.org/Main_Page.

Other Interesting Mathematics Curriculum Links

Links to a variety of links to mathematics related web sites

Lessons by RUSMP Alumni

  • Cynthia Lanius
    An excellent collection of ready to use Internet lessons, including a wonderful Calculus page

  • Susan Boone
    Nationally renowned, Internet- based math lessons for Algebra I through Pre-Calculus