Middle school isn't just a stop between elementary and high school—it's a world of its own. SuccessMaker delivers powerful reading and math curriculum that offers remediation, intervention and on-level instruction within an environment created just for your middle school learners.
A focus on adolescent literacy. The content, instructional design and user interface of the SuccessMaker middle school reading course were all developed around the latest research in adolescent literacy pedagogy including Reading Next—A Vision for Action and Research in Middle and High School Literacy published by the Carnegie Corporation of New York, Classroom Instruction that Works by Robert Marzano, original studies on adolescent literacy by David Moore and Donna Alvermann, and many more. The result is an instructional experience that holds unique appeal for this group of learners.
Algebra-cadabra! SuccessMaker helps you prepare this very special group of learners for the next stage in their education with algebra-focused mathematics content to help build critical skills around algebraic concepts.
Middle- and high school-aged hosts deliver short focused instruction segments in a way that makes sense to middle school learners.
At the middle school level, students will select an avater before reading a text passage. This character provides guidance from a peer coach point of view as the learner reads.
Content throughout grade levels addresses Algebraic concepts such as functions, relations, variables, and patterns, preparing students for the algebra demands of middle school and high school.
Students use multiple problem solving strategies identify missing information, guess and check, solve backwards, solve step-by-step, and more.
SuccessMaker keeps learners on the road to success. At every turn, the program helps students break through roadblocks by delivering tutorials, prerequisite instruction, and other scaffolded interventions based on their individual needs.
Our fully digital programs and ebooks provide cutting-edge online instruction with a seamless transition from the textbook, allowing students to complete assignments, access videos and activities, and take online tests and remediation.
Pearson encourages 21st century learning by infusing the core subjects and themes throughout our programs—Life and Career Skills, Learning and Innovation Skills, and Information, Media, and Technology Skills. The ultimate goal—to ensure that every child is prepared for the 21st century with skills like critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, innovation and global competence.
With Pearson’s interactive whiteboard-ready resources, students become more active and collaborative classroom learners and teachers are able to deliver memorable lessons, engage all types of learners, and reduce class preparation time.
Language-acquisition expert, Dr. Jim Cummins, has worked exclusively with Pearson to embed powerful teaching approaches into Pearson programs, ensuring that English language learners receive the same high quality education as their peers. Dr. Cummins’ expertise in literacy development in multilingual school contexts, as well as the role of technology in promoting language and literacy development, have made Pearson programs the most effective resources for today’s ELLs.
RTI is an ongoing instructional process of using assessments to inform instruction that leads to improved student performance. Pearson's Response to Intervention solution provides a continuum of accelerated intervention strategies that assess, instruct, and monitor at every level for the best possible outcome. Unlike other modular solutions, Pearson's combination of continual progress monitoring and instruction ensure long-term, sustained results.
Pearson offers customizable, integrated K-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) solutions to support states seeking to implement standards-based STEM curricula and meet the Federal Department of Education’s Race to the Top and Invest in Innovation (I3) grant priorities. Only Pearson provides a fully integrated approach to STEM curriculum, including courses, training, and community partnerships that will help promote relevant and effective learning and teaching.
Your Pearson sales representative is ready to partner with you to create a customized curriculum and professional development plan to help your struggling students and schools achieve success. Visit Pearson’s Grants and Funding Web site to find useful links to identify possible grants and resources for grant applicants applying for Pearson’s products.