These documents provide guidance for implementing GO Math! K-5 in ways that best align to college- and career-ready standards. Each document includes general guidance for teachers to support implementation of the program across all grades along with lightweight grade-level-specific guidance, both across the year and for individual chapters. When supplementary resources are suggested, links are provided to free lessons* or materials. Rationale for all of the suggestions is grounded in the instructional Shifts required to help students learn mathematics for college and career readiness. Fluency guides are provided for each grade level to support students’ mastery of the required fluency standards in K-5.
Student Achievement Partners worked with districts across the country who appreciate the promise and potential of the GO Math! (K-5) comprehensive mathematics program from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and who sought to align GO Math! more closely to the expectations of rigorous college- and career-ready standards. Student Achievement Partners worked with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and teams of teachers from these districts to create guidance documents that leverage the program's strongest elements, which when used alongside GO Math!, provides teachers the resources to deliver aligned instruction in order to drive student outcomes.