Friday, January 8, 2010

Math Videos Online

Here are two great sites for free, online math videos.

The first is Math On Call produced by the Fresno County Office of Education designed primarily for elementary through high school students. They do a great job of demonstrating how to solve various math problems and even have a help hotline available during typical homework times and a web and cable show. Their video archives are available to watch online.

The second is Math TV produced by college math textbook author Charles McKeague. It covers basic math algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus in succinct, short video segments. It is very easy to locate particular topics in their archives, I use it with my 6th graders and they love it. One of the things they like is seeing the same set of problems worked through by the different instructors and college students at Math TV.