Junior Cycle - Mathematics

 

 

 

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This section of the website is currently under construction

 

EXAMINATIONS COMMISSION

http://www.examinations.ie/

Here you will find access to state examination papers, Chief Examiners' reports, details of syllabus changes and marking schemes from previous years.

 

NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR CURRICULUM AND ASSESSMENT 

http://www.ncca.ie/

Visit Home - News/Press - Newsletter available on line.

 

PROJECT MATHS

http://www.projectmaths.ie/

Syllabus Changes and Resources for Teaching and Learning.

 

IRISH MATHS TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

http://www.imta.ie

Recently updated in September 2007 with contacts for local branches for teachers interested in joining the IMTA

 

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF MATHEMATICS

http://www.nctm.org

American site for mathematics teachers of all levels. To get full benifit from site you must join but some good free material available.

 

PISA WEB SITE

http://www.erc.ie/pisa/

The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is an international assessment of the skills and knowledge of 15-year-olds in 55 countries.
This  site gives details from an Irish perspective. 

 

http://www.pisa.oecd.org/

The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), home page.

 

MATHEMATICS TEACHING RESOURCE CENTRE 

 

http://www.mathplayground.com

Great Resources and Activities, including Maths Millionaire and Demonstration Videos. Highly Recommended

 

http://www.mathworld.com

 

http://www.openref.com

Generally a resourceful site. If you want clear, well animated contsructions, this is your main man!

 

http://www.scoilnet.ie

Irish schools website. Good maths content for both Junior Cert. and Leaving cert. Follow the links. Teachers, Subject, Leaving Cert / Junior Cert, Mathematics.

 

http://www.teachnet.ie/tbrophy/

Excellent site for Junior Cert. theorems. Great animation.

http://www.teachnet.ie

Teachnet Ireland has 21 Leaving Cert. and 25 Junior Cert. maths sections and all sections are very relevant as they are designed by practising Irish mathematics teachers.

http://www.skoool.ie/default.asp

Irish site for teachers and students with information on all subjects. Mathematics section relivant for all levels. Some nice interactive material for use with Junior Cert. classes. 

 

http://homepage.eircom.net/~horstpunzet

This site has solutions for Ordinary Level Leaving Cert Maths, which covers all questions from 1997 to 2004

 

http://www.teachnet.ie/hpunzet/

This site shows an interactive PowerPoint presentations for LC Areas and Volumes.

 

http://www.teachnet.ie/hpunzet/2006/

This site shows an interactive PowerPoint presentations for LC Trigonometry

 

http://www.tsm-resources.com/

Excellent site. All areas of maths. Highly recomended. Great links from this site.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/

Good website for teachers and students.  Go to secondary level and  then the maths section to find , mock exams, classroom resources, useful links and some worksheets.

http://www.math.com

Good interactive site for use in class. Check out the Roman Numerals Calculator in the "Wonders of Maths" link.

http://www.quickmath.com

This site gives automatic answers to most  types of maths problems. Good for quick solutions, especially for Leaving Cert.
 

http://coolmath.com

Suitable for Junior Cert. Printable worksheetes particularly useful.

http://cut-the-knot.com

Excellent site. Very useful resource for Transition Years teachers.

http://forum.swarthmore.edu/library/

This site is like an internet library of maths topics. Good for Leaving Cert. higher level. Some of the internal links in this site do not work.

http://dir.yahoo.com/science/mathematics/

This site gives classified links to most maths topics.

 

http://www.mathsnet.net

Some good interactive material for Junior Cert. students.     

 

MATHEMATICAL ACTIVITIES

 

http://www.links4kids.co.uk/mathscience.htm

For teachers/students worksheets etc – you need to use an email address to access site.

 

http://www.aplusmath.com

American site. Great for first years to help with mental maths and basic algebra. Free interactive games, worksheets generated and videos to choose from.  

 

http://matti.usu.edu/nlvm/nav/frames_asid_191_g_3_t_2.html

Function machine which can be used to introduce the idea of a function. Very useful class activity.

 

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

Good variety of interactive problems.  Suitable for all levels at Junior Certificate students.

 

http://www.math.hmc.edu

Some useful questions for Higher Level Leaving Cert.  For all levels, follow the link for Maths Fun Facts at the bottom of the home page.

 

http://www.mymaths.co.uk

Excellent site. Junior Cert. material. Good interactivity. Good activity sheets. Full access cost £390 + vat.