There are many K–5 mathematics curricula from which to choose. Like *Math Trailblazer s*, many have embedded problem-solving, are research-based, use manipulatives and representations deliberately and purposefully, believe students need to visualize and feel quantity in order to make sense of number and operation, and meet the Standards.

## What sets *Math Trailblazer**s* apart from the rest?

*s**Math Trailblazer**s*…

*s*•Attends to teachers as learners to help improve instruction.

•Excels at making connections among strategies and representations.

•Incorporates a highly effective assessment structure.

•Gives teachers the power to be intentional.

•Allows students to develop a deeper understanding of mathematical concepts.

•Is engaging and meaningful to students.