Math: Grades 9-12
Below are interactive, tech-enhanced online resources to help students practice the skills they will need for next generation assessments.

If you know of other appropriate resources, please submit them through our form here. Submissions will be reviewed and added to the collection.

Sample Assessment Items

Sample Assessment Items from PARCC
  • Link - Algebra I EOY PARCC Practice Test
  • New - Link - Algebra I PBA PARCC Practice Test
  • Link - Geometry EOY PARCC Practice Test
  • New - Link - Geometry PBA PARCC Practice Test
  • Link - Algebra II EOY PARCC Practice Test
  • New - Link - Algebra II PBA PARCC Practice Test
  • Link - Sample Test - 10 sample math questions for high school grades
  • Link - "Functions" assessment item
  • Link - PARCC Test Tutorial - demonstration of the navigation, tools, and accessibility features available in the PARCC assessment system
  • NewLink - PARCC Online Student Tutorial - High School Math
Sample Assessment Items from Smarter Balanced - Requires Java
  • Link - Sample Tests - Training Tests, Practice Tests, and Performance Tasks
  • Link - Rationals and radicals assessment item
  • Link - Problem solving assessment item
  • Link - Communicating reasoning assessment item
  • Link - Modeling and data analysis assessment item
Sample Assessment Items from the Mathematics Common Core Toolbox - Requires Flash
  • Link - "Cellular growth" assessment item 1
  • Link - "Cellular growth" assessment item 2
  • Link - "Golf balls in water" assessment item
  • Link - "Isabella’s credit card" assessment item 1
  • Link - "Isabella’s credit card" assessment item 2
  • Link - "Isabella’s credit card" assessment item 3
  • Link - "Rabbit populations" assessment item
  • Link - "Transforming graphs of quadratic functions" assessment item
Sample Assessment Items Illustrative Mathematics
  • Link - Graphing Rational Functions
  • Link - How far is the horizon?
  • Link - Modeling London's Population
  • Link - Choosing an appropriate growth model
Other Sample Assessment Items
  • Link - Edcite - Use, copy, or modify thousands of user-created next generation assessment items, or create your own. Includes support for technology-enhanced question types including ELA passage highlighting, dynamic Math graphs, image labeling, and many more.

Resources by Tool

Calculator Resources
  • Link - Smarter Balanced Calculator for High School (Scientific/Graphing, Regression)
  • Link - Calc SS3 - Simple pop-up calculator extension for Google Chrome that can switch between scientific and normal mode
  • Link - A simple online calculator - Requires Flash
  • Link - An online scientific calculator (Web2.0 Calc)
Equation Editor Resources
  • NewLink - PARCC Equation Editor Tutorial
  • New - Link - PARCC Equation Editor Practice
  • New - Link - PARCC Equation Editor Guide
  • Link - Daum Equation Editor - Create mathematical expressions with a wide variety of symbols and functions. Also available as a Chrome Web App here - Requires Flash
  • Link - FastFig - A "word processor for math" that lets you create mathematical expressions as well as enter text, graphs, and images.
Graphing Resources
  • Link - Grapher - graphing equations (NLVM) - Requires Java
  • Link - Desmos graphing calculator web app
  • Link - Graph TK graphing calculator web app

Resources by Topic

Expressions and Equations Resources
  • Link - Function Machine - Requires Java

General Interactive Resource Sites
  • Link - Annenberg Learner Interactives
  • Link - The Concord Consortium STEM Resource Finder
  • Link - Geogebra - interactive geometry tool
  • Link - Illuminations Math Games
  • Link - Illuminations Math Interactives - Grades 6-8
  • Link - National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
  • Link - Shodor Interactivate

General Assessment Sites (not necessarily tech-enhanced)
  • Link - Illustrative Mathematics
  • Link - Inside Mathematics