Our mathematics courses for 3rd–8th grade are highly rated by EdReports
Explore our free, high quality, Common Core-aligned curriculum designed by teachers for teachers. Our math courses for 3rd-8th grade received perfect scores from EdReports for alignment, including focus & coherence as well as rigor & mathematical practices.
Grapple with content-rich tasks that are accessible to all students and offer opportunities for challenge
Engage in structured individual practice through specially-crafted problems that build automaticity with concepts and fluency with procedures
Gain interest, comfort and confidence in mathematics through opportunities for productive struggle with complex problems
Develop both procedural skills and fluency AND deep conceptual understanding as they are encouraged to think through both the how and the why in every math problem
Learn to communicate mathematical understanding through oral discussion, sharing of mathematical work, written explanations, annotating diagrams, and modeling with equations and other representations
The core Fishtank Learning curriculum is available as an open educational resource for schools to use for free.
For schools and districts interested a program that fully supports teachers in implementing the curriculum, we offer Fishtank Plus.
Fishtank Plus unlocks a suite of premium resources and features designed to:
Help teachers prepare to teach new Fishtank units with innovative, content- focused PD modules
Better differentiate lessons with content-specific supports for meeting the needs of a range of learners
Monitor student progress throughout a unit with essential task guidance
Cut down on time spent creating student handouts