Fishtank Learning Blog

Learn about our curriculum, take a deep dive into some of its features, and much more.

Addressing Unfinished Learning: Just-In-Case or Just-In-Time?

by Sarah Britton and Jami Therrien Wells

October 6, 2021

Learning acceleration through a just-in-time approach to math instruction is the best way to support students after the disruptions of the past year and half. Explore strategies for what, how, and when to integrate just-in-time supports into your planning for this year. 

What’s Inside: Math Unit Launches

September 8, 2021

We recognize how precious your time is and strive to make resources that help you prep efficiently and effectively. Math Unit Launches are our most comprehensive tool for diving into a new unit, with a three-step process for internalizing the unit standards, big ideas, and content connections.

Take a look inside to see how Unit Launches can help strengthen your prep process.

Updates to the 4th Grade Math Scope & Sequence

by Sarah Britton

August 20, 2021

We’ve made some improvements to the scope and sequence of 4th Grade Math for the beginning of the 2021–22 school year. Learn more about the updates here.

Webinars to Help Prep for Back to School

August 2, 2021

Check out our collecton of Back to School webinars to refresh your Fishtank know-how.

New in Middle School ELA: The 57 Bus and LGBTQ+ Experiences in the U.S.

by Caroline Gambell

June 29, 2021

Curriculum Director Caroline Gambell shares an inside look at the development of our newest 7th grade ELA unit, Claiming Our Place: LGBTQ+ Experiences in the United States.