The Junior High materials of this page are a collection of on-line resources designed to be used by
students and teachers (parents) in the study and review of junior high mathematics (grades 6 through 8).
(Materials are compatiable with NY Next Generation Mathematics Standards.)
MathCaching Games 
MathBits Presents: "BasicCaching"  and   "PreAlgeCaching"
There are 10 hidden internet boxes waiting to be found. Your ability to find each box will be determined by your skill at answering mathematical questions at the Basic Math or PreAlgebra levels. A certificate is available at the end of the journey indicating that you have successfully found all 10 boxes. Good luck!!
Basic Math Skills

Worksheet for
recording answers

Worksheet for
recording answers
Teachers: Have your students search for the boxes together as a class activity (especially during review), or assign the problems as extra credit or independent study. A list of the topics covered in each game can be found on the Directions page. Answer Keys for Teachers: e-mail from a school email address.

For Students:
  JrMath Lessons/Practice
  MathBitsNotebook - JrMath
Free on-line JrMath (6-8) lessons and interactive practice pages.
Compatible with NY Next Gen. Standards, and others.
   On-Line Practice 
 •  Crossword Puzzle: PreAlg
  Also print version. & solution.
  •  Jeopardy Style Game
  Basic Math: Numbers, Ops, Stats, Prob, Express, Equa.
 •  Jeopardy Style Game:
  Pre-Algebra: Equa, Polys,
Inequal, Ops, Misc.
 •  PowerPoint Bingo Game
  "Bingo Boarding" - Review
Questions and Answers. Gr 8 
 Graphing Calculator Help 
 • Finding Your Way Around the TI-84+ family of Calculators
  How-to use your TI-84+ style calculator to solve math problems.
 •  TI-73 Explorer Calculator
  TI website features and activities 
 •  Texas Instruments Site
Info on TI graphing calculators and products.
 •  Download Graph Paper
  31 FREE downloadable forms of graph paper, trig graphs, number lines and grid papers
graph dude
 •  Print Free Graph Paper
  You choose the design and size 
 More On-Line Practice 
 •  Math Caching Game
  "Basic Caching" - Review Activity Boxes to be found by answering questions. Grades 6,7
Seen at the top of this page.
 •   Math Caching Game
  "PreAlgeCaching" - Review Activity Boxes to be found by answering questions. Grade 8
Seen at the top of this page.

 Helpful Information  
 •  Math Dictionary
  Vocabulary for math - appropriate for levels pre-algebra to calculua.
 •  Study Tips for Math
  Math studying and test taking tips from MathBitsNotebook.
 •  Review & Formula Sheet

General review infor and
formulas PreAlgebra (2 pgs)

For Teachers:
 Junior High Subscription 
jr open pic
JrMathBits Resources
Worksheets, activities, labs, games - (hardcopy & interactive) - for teachers.  Free samples.
Compatible with NY Next Gen. Standards, and others.
 More Math Activities 
 •  Geometer's Sketchpad
  Topic:  Slope Activity
 • Estimating Ages
  PPT slideshow, famous people worksheet - line of best fit
 • Fibonacci Faces 
   PPT slideshow, worksheet
 • Using Algebra Tiles
   PPT slideshow with template
  Math and the Movies 
Math & the Movies Resources
 Worksheets at the Junior level:
   •  Abbott & Costello: In the Navy
   •  Harry Potter & Sorcerer's Stone
   •  Star Trek: Tribbles (Wkst 2)
   •  Die Hard with a Vengeance
   •  Alice in Wonderland
   •  Ma & Pa Kettle Back on Farm
   •  and many more!
Answers available for teachers and parents by request only. 
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