About the Books

What Is Included in Each Book?


Book with 20+ Lessons and Teaching Manual

Each book contains two grade levels of lessons in primary grades, and two math topics in upper grades. The books include engaging teaching guides and black line masters for student pages.



Video for Students: A Math Pathways & Pitfalls lesson models respectful and productive mathematics discussion.

Video for Teachers: A lesson-in-action demonstrates effective facilitation, bolstered by helpful tips from Math Pathways & Pitfalls teachers.


CD with Black Line Masters and Resources

The student pages in this book can be printed out directly from a CD for best quality, and customizable pre-post student quizzes with answer keys are provided. The CD also includes professional development materials that teachers can complete individually or with colleagues.



A poster of Discussion Builders sentence stems helps students engage proactively, politely, and productively in discussion.


Professional Development Materials

Beyond the materials included in the books, additional professional development services are also available, including Math Pathways & Pitfalls Implementation Institutes and Discussion Builders Workshops.