Curriculum Resources

Free Curriculum : Mathematics & Engineering

American Forest Foundation

Curriculum materials and activities on environmental education topics including energy and forest ecology, service-learning, and early learning materials. 1111 19th Street, Ste. 780, Washington D.C. 20036. 202-463-2462.

Math Goodies

Features hundreds of interactive lessons, worksheets, and homework help. Topics include basic math, concepts, geometry, algebra, statistics, and symbolic logic. www.mathgoodies.com.

Math.com

Download free algebra and geometry related practice worksheets. www.math.com/teachers/practice.html.

National Academy of Engineering

The NAE has gathered the most effective engineering education resources available to the K-12 community. NAE.edu serves as a resource for both students and K-12 teachers. You will find links to syllabi that inspire young women to enter the engineering field, resources books and diversity resource materials. 500 Fifth Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20001. 202-334-3200. www.nae.edu.

National Security Agency: America's Crypto Kids

Offers online games and activities, quizzes, photos, downloadable historical publications of important cryptologic people, equipment, and events throughout history, and declassification initiatives (declassified top secret documents from the Cuban Missile Crisis, President Kennedy’s assassination, and more). Fort George G., Meade, MD 20755. 410-854-8035. www.nsa.gov/kids/index.htm.

Our World Economics

Find materials and information on globalism including teacher materials, videos, games, and educational resources of teacher-friendly instructions, videos, group and individual activities, games, essays, and questions and comments for guided discussions. www.ourworldeconomics.com/index.html

The Federal Reserve

The Federal Reserve System is dedicated to providing teachers, students of all ages, and the public with quality materials to enhance understanding about the economy and the Fed's role. 20th St. and Constitution Ave., NW Washington, DC 20551. www.federalreserveeducation.org.

Totally Free Math

Download Terry H. Wesner’s Elementary Algebra textbook and other resource materials for free. www.totallyfreemath.com

U.S. Department of the Treasury

Use the Dept. of the Treasury’s website to teach students about the major duties and functions of each Treasury Department Office and Bureau. 1500 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC 20220. 202-622-2000. www.treasury.gov/about/education/Pages/default.aspx.