Pearson CMP3 Math Program for Grades 6-8

Inquiry-Based Instruction That Connects Mathematical Ideas

Connected Mathematics 3, or CMP3, is an inquiry-based mathematics program for Grades 6-8. It helps students actively focus on math problem solving, reasoning and proof, communication, representation, and connections. These math practices require students to look deeper and connect problem solving to practical situations. Funded in part by the National Science Foundation, and developed through Michigan State University, CMP3 provides a powerful inquiry model for learning mathematics. Connect mathematical ideas to students’ everyday world

Program Overview Video

 

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ENGAGE STUDENTS IN
MATH INQUIRY AND PRACTICE

The inquiry model (Launch-Explore-Summarize) guides the Investigations and supports active mathematical learning. Students engage in questions, problem solving, reasoning, and proofs.

  • Print Student Editions with online eText
  • Digital math tools for solving problems
  • Online interactive student-centered activities
  • Personalized practice with MathXL® for School
  • Online assessments with MathXL® for School

 

 

TEACH COMMON CORE
WITH GREATER EASE

Strategies, videos, discussions, and dialogues help teachers get at underlying mathematical ideas. CMP3 provides ongoing support to teach inquiry skills and Common Core mathematics.

  • Print and online Teacher Guides and resources
  • Videos that model classroom experiences
  • Teacher support for ELLs and struggling students
  • In-depth teaching notes for each Investigation
 

APPLY MATH RESEARCH AND
TEACHER IDEAS

CMP3 is built on almost 20 years of insights from field test teachers. It offers the most comprehensive research base of any middle school mathematics program.

  • Fully aligned with Common Core State Standards
  • Funded by National Science Foundation
  • Developed in cooperation with Michigan State University
  • Conference, workshops, long-term professional development