MATHEMATICS

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.

3rd Grade

Alignment

Meets Expectations

14/14

Focus & Coherence

18/18

Rigor & Mathematical Practices

4th Grade

Alignment

Meets Expectations

14/14

Focus & Coherence

18/18

Rigor & Mathematical Practices

5th Grade

Alignment

Meets Expectations

14/14

Focus & Coherence

18/18

Rigor & Mathematical Practices

5th Grade

Alignment

Meets Expectations

14/14

Focus & Coherence

18/18

Rigor & Mathematical Practices

6th Grade

Alignment

Meets Expectations

14/14

Focus & Coherence

18/18

Rigor & Mathematical Practices

7th Grade

Alignment

Meets Expectations

14/14

Focus & Coherence

18/18

Rigor & Mathematical Practices

Through our standards-based math curriculum, students:

  • 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

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