Articles and Ideas
Resources to help you teach math - even when you don't know it yourself.
Online Math Courses
Anytime, anywhere learning.
Classroom Materials Come Home!
Classroom Supplies - visit the Math.com store
- and Other Tales of Horror
Suggestions, ideas for a curriculum, teaching tips, and general
advice about teaching math at home from the Homeschool Information
Natural Math is a way of teaching math that emphasizes student thinking
and initiative over memorization of skills.
Ideas for integrating math into everyday activities.
A step-by-step plan for teaching multiplication.
Middle School/High School Math
From Home Education Magazine, a discussion of integrating "school"
math and "real world" math into a home education program.
Eclectic Homeschool Online
Math Department (PDFs)
Many articles about homeschooling and math - making manipulatives,
games, tangrams, bible math, and more.
New and Used
High School Math Textbooks
A comparison of two textbooks homeschoolers use for math and
advice about choosing the right curriculum for your child.
The Advanced Math Program
This math enrichment program for students in grades 5, 6 and 7 was
developed by parent volunteers working with educators in the Highline
School District #401, Seattle, WA. The schedule is specific to the
Highline School District, but may serve as a template for any student
in any school, including homeschool.
Math At Home - More resources for teaching math at home from
The Math Forum.
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Virtual School for the Gifted
Eclectic assortment of supplemental classes for primary and
secondary students. Math classes include programming, fractals,
The Internet School
Full K-12 curriculum offered online.
Choice 2000 Charter School
Considered to be the first public 7th - 12th grade school to
be both fully online and WASC accredited. Math classes offered are
7th and 8th grade general math, high school general math, Pre-Algebra,
Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra II, and Trigonometry. The courses are
free to California residents.
Babbage Net School
Credit for successfully completing a high school level course
may be granted by a student's local school district. Classes offered
are Sequential Math I, Life Skills Math, Sequential Math III, and
Zipstar's full 7th-12th grade curriculum is based on National Standards
and the Virginia Standards of Learning. For student's without a
computer, classes can be accessed through various community centers
Math Courses Online
Self-paced courses in basic math, test preparation, and high school
subjects. A certificate of completion is issued when you finish
the course that may be accepted by some high schools.
Qadosh Tutorial Service
Christian based tutorials for home-schooled students. Offers Algebra
2, Advanced Math, Calculus, and more.
Dakota Division of Independent Study
Regionally accredited through the North Central Association of Colleges
and Schools (NCA) and is a member of the Independent Study Division
of the University Continuing Education Association (UCEA). Classes
offered are Algebra, Consumer Math, and Intermediate Algebra.
Offers online courses in these areas: Algebra I, Algebra II, Consumer
Math, Geometry, Refresher Math, and SAT Prep. Keystone National
High School is a private, licensed, accredited high school.
University Academy of Home Education
Designed to help home school parents of children at the secondary
level (grades nine through twelve) by providing a recommended course
of study to be completed under the direction of the parents.
College Distance Learning Program
Offers online math courses: Intermediate Algebra, Business Calculus,
Statistics, Calculus I, Calculus II, and Calculus III.
California State University Online
The classes are noncredit, self-paced courses offered through
several California State Universities. Classes offered from Basic
Math to Intermediate Algebra.
of Illinois at Champagne-Urbana
Online math classes open to high school students and adult learners
in addition to enrolled college students. · Calculus I · Calculus
II · Introductory Matrix Theory · Calculus of Several Variables
· Advanced Calculus · Differential Equations and Orthogonal Functions
· Linear Transformations and Matrices. The courses emphasize collaborative
groupwork and mentoring, and use the software program Mathematica.
Online math courses offered through California Universities. Various
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