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Resources by Grade Level
The For Parents section is organized by grade level, so that parents can easily find resources and information most relevant to their child. Under each grade, you will find a detailed overview of the goals specific to that grade level, tables to help with homework and concepts for each unit, a Student Gallery of classroom projects and activities, Everyday Mathematics Family Letters in English and Spanish, as well as a compilation of Do-Anytime Activities to help supplement classroom activities.
Understanding Everyday Mathematics
This section provides answers to common questions parents have about the Everyday Mathematics curriculum. Here you can learn more about the rationale behind the Everyday Mathematics position on topics such as basic math facts and calculator use, in addition to tips on how to assist your child.
Helpful Links for Parents
The Parents Resources page links to dozens of online resources to help parents help their children. These links include online games, tutorials, simulations, and teaching tips.
Helpful Links for Students
The Student Resources page provides many useful resources for students, including links to interactive games, web-based virtual manipulatives and tutorials, quizzes, forums, and more.
Everyday Mathematics at Home
Everyday Mathematics at Home provides help with Home and Study Link problems, selected answers, vocabulary definitions, tutorials on algorithms, and games.
EM4 at HomeGrade 5
Select a Unit
- Unit 1Area and Volume
- Unit 2Whole Number Place Value and Operations
- Unit 3Fraction Concepts, Addition, and Subtraction
- Unit 4Decimal Concepts; Coordinate Grids
- Unit 5Operations with Fractions
- Unit 6Investigations in Measurement; Decimal Multiplication and Division
- Unit 7Multiplication of Mixed Numbers; Geometry; Graphs
- Unit 8Applications of Measurement, Computation, and Graphing
Finding the Unit and Lesson Numbers
Everyday Mathematics is divided into Units, which are divided into Lessons. In the upper-left corner of the Home Link, you should see an icon like this:
The Unit number is the first number you see in the icon, and the Lesson number is the second number. In this case, the student is working in Unit 5, Lesson 4. To access the help resources, you would select "Unit 5" from the list above, and then look for the row in the table labeled "Lesson 5-4."