http://www.micron.com/k12/math/--lesson ideas “to excite students about mathematics, to expose students to professions that employ mathematics, and to demonstrate the relevance of mathematics in solving real-world challenges”

http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr021.shtmlan online article that discusses how a new math curriculum called Math Connections helps students find relevance in mathematics. It also provides some lesson examples

http://mathcentral.uregina.ca/index.php--a variety of math resources including “Math Beyond School” that gathers articles and activities designed to show math relevance in life and careers.

http://www.discoveryeducation.com --search Discovery's data base of videos and other teacher resources. There are THOUSANDS of math related videos on this site. Many of them complete with teacher guides and other supplemental materials. These videos can be streamed or downloaded. See Mrs. Orbin for your teacher passcode. This site is also connected with United Streaming and the AIU.

http://www.wolframalpha.com a “computational knowledge engine” that can solve complex math, physics, calculus problems and give a step by step solution.

Resources for Real World Math Applications