Gifted and Talented Notes - MATH

Beth Gasior, Gifted Resource Specialist

Motivating Math Sites

Need a way to make math relevant and fun at the same time? Here are some sites that your students might find interesting and motivating. Advanced math students often want to know more about the "hows" and "whys" of mathematical ideas than the computational "how-to" processes (Sheffield). The sites below offer a more expansive approach to mathematics based upon student interest and allowing students to delve much further into a mathematical concept.

Byrdseed MATH

Byrdseed is a great website geared toward gifted learners but appropriate for reaching all students in your classroom. This link is specific to the math challenges below but there is much more to explore on the Byrdseed website.

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