Pearson System of Courses Math Program for Grades K-11

The Pearson System of Courses Math Program helps you improve students’ mathematical understanding on a daily basis. A balanced instructional routine brings together mathematical reasoning, problem solving, and sense making. Challenge and engage students to meet high expectations. Build a mathematical community in your school district with a cohesive instructional routine for Grades K-11.

Digital-first Math Curriculum

The Mathematics Instructional Routine:
FOCUS ON WHAT COUNTS

Mathematics Routines

 
 
1. OPENING

Provide the context students need to successfully engage with the mathematical task.

Opening

 

Work Time

2. WORK TIME

Encourage meaningful problem solving through peer interaction, discussions, reasoning, and applications.

 
3. WAYS OF THINKING

Engage students in mathematical practices and reasoning during problem solving.

Ways of Thinking

 

Apply the Learning

4. APPLY THE LEARNING

Connect the math concepts learned during Work Time to new problems.

 
5. SUMMARY

Make the math concepts explicit by having students explain their solutions and thinking.

Summary

 

Reflection

6. REFLECTION

Promote the habit of reflection through independent work and formative assessment.

 
 

QUICK FACTS

Grades K-11 Mathematics

The Pearson System of Courses Math Program maximizes teaching coherence within each grade level and between grade levels. Each course includes all instruction, resources, assessments, professional development, and data management.

Grade K-8

  • 9 Complete Courses
  • Over 140 Lessons per Grade, Grades K-2
  • Over 150 Lessons per Grade, Grades 3-8

Grade 9-11

  • 6 Complete Courses
  • 2 High School Pathways—Integrated or Traditional
  • Over 150 Lessons per Grade, Grades 9–11