#### Program Overview

- Program components include a student worktext, Teacher Wraparound Edition, and online assignment/assessment support.

*Overview* connects objectives to prior learning and tested content.

*Concepts in the Real World* introduces concepts through real-world examples.

*Connect to Testing* prepares students for both the rigor and skills required for their state test.

*Guided Instruction* promotes collaborative learning and math literacy through step-by-step problems solving and multiple opportunities to engage in whole class, small group, and peer discussions.

*Guided Practice* provides scaffolded support, organizational tables, frameworks, and hints.

- Practice assignments include multiple-choice questions, multi-select questions, and free-response questions.

#### Personalized Learning

- Lesson videos, accessed through QR codes, provide students with model problems on demand.

- Digital assignments can be customized and delivered individually to small groups or to the whole class.

- Through
*i-Practice*, each student can practice skills to mastery.

#### Differentiation

Support for ELLs, struggling and advanced students helps all students succeed and be challenged.

- Point-of-use vocabulary and math literacy support, remediation suggestions, and videos ensure content is accessible.

- Extension activities and a rich problem item bank ensure students remain challenged.

### Sample Pages

**National Edition: Connections Mathematics Algebra 1**

Table of Contents | Brochure | Student Edition

**Florida Mathematics Standards: Algebra 1**

Brochure | Student Edition

**Georgia Standards of Excellence: Algebra 1**

Table of Contents | Brochure | Student Edition

**New Jersey Student Learning Standards: Algebra 1**

Table of Contents | Brochure | Student Edition

**New York Next Generation Mathematics: Algebra 1**

Table of Contents | Brochure | Student Edition

**Ohio Learning Standards for Mathematics: Algebra 1**

Table of Contents | Brochure | Student Edition

**Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills: Algebra 1**

Table of Contents | Brochure | Student Edition

#### Lesson Videos

Lesson videos, accessed through QR codes in the student worktext, provide students with model problems on demand.

#### Lesson Planning and Instructional Support

The digital Teacher Wraparound Edition, also available in print, provides planning and guidance for each chapter and lesson, including

- Chapter Planner

- chapter goals with sample problems

- lesson prerequisites and suggested answers

- guided practice objects with implementation ideas to encourage active discourse

#### Open Educational Resources

No more searching the internet for lessons and videos! Open educational resources are provided at point of use.

- Reviewed and vetted by math educators to ensure usefulness and appropriateness.

- Videos, interactive actitivies, and lessson-specific activities using programs such as Desmos and GeoGebra.

- One-click access to all suggested resources via the digital teacher edition.

#### Digital Course Management

Algebra 1 Digital, powered by **math**^{X}, provides automated grading with instant feedback, pre-built assignments, customizable assignments and tests, real-time progress monitoring, and extensive reporting capabilities.

- Varied problem types match state assessments.

- Instant feedback, automatic grading, and reporting for both students and instructors.

- Track performance against standards.

- Drill-down capabilities by individual assignment, standard, and problem.

- Detailed reports in easy-to-read graphical formats.

**i-Practice**

Assignments can be customized to small groups or individual students. Incorrect answers automatically generate new problems for students to attempt.

**Videos by Master Teachers**

Videos provide step-by-step instruction for how to work through a typical problem.

**Step-by-Step Help**

Help guides students through each step of a multi-step problem with hints, tips, and smart feedback suggestions to students' incorrect answers.

**Technology-Enhanced Items**

Research shows content mastery requires the ability to respond to a wide range of problem formats including

- multiple choice

- multiple-select

- open response (text)

- open response (Equation Editor)

- drag and drop

- editing task choice

- selectable hot text

- GRID items

- table items

- matching items

#### Lesson Planning & Instructional Support

The Teacher Wraparound Edition, available in both print and digital formats, provides planning and guidance for each chapter and lesson, including

- Chapter Planner.

- chapter goals with sample problems.

- lesson prerequisites and suggested answers.

- guided practice objects with implementation ideas to encourage active discourse.

#### Assessment

- Each chapter and lesson focuses on specific learning outcomes with aligned formative and summative assessments.

- Assessment items mirror those on high-stakes assessments with state-specific editions modeled after the specific test given in that state.

- A consumable Model Exam booklet is sold in a set of 10 to provide additional testing practice.

#### Open Educational Resources

No more searching the internet for lessons and videos! Open educational resources are provided at point of use.

- Reviewed and vetted by math educators to ensure usefulness and appropriateness.

- Videos, interactive actitivies, and lessson-specific activities using programs such as Desmos and GeoGebra.

- One-click access to all suggested resources via the digital teacher edition.

#### Digital Course Management

Algebra 1 Digital, powered by **math**^{X}, provides automated grading with instant feedback, pre-built assignments, customizable assignments and tests, real-time progress monitoring, and extensive reporting capabilities. See *Digital Support* for more information.

#### Correlations

**National Edition: Connections Mathematics Algebra 1**

Algebra 1

**Florida Mathematics Standards: Algebra 1**

Algebra 1 | Model Exam Blueprint

**New York Next Generation Mathematics: Algebra 1**

Algebra 1 | Model Exam Blueprint

**Ohio Learning Standards for Mathematics: Algebra 1**

Algebra 1

**Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills: Algebra 1**

Algebra 1