7th-8th Grade Mathematics Textbook Materials

The textbook materials within this site were created in response to the Math Materials Access Improvement solicitation issued by the Utah State Office of Education in June of 2012. Hugo Rossi is the Principal Investigator for the work with Maggie Cummings and David Wiley serving as Co-Principal Investigators. The materials are a collaborative work with contributors from University of Utah, Utah State University, Snow College, and Weber State College; Jordan, Granite, Davis and Salt Lake City School districts; and many teachers throughout Utah. In particular, we would like to acknowledge the work of:

Mathematical Foundation Lead Writers:
Hugo Rossi
Jonathan Bodrero
Christine Walker
Workbook
Lead Writers:
Maggie Cummings
Christina Eischeid
Eva Serr
Technology/Website:
David Wiley
Camille Baker
Other contributors:
Allen Jacobsen
Christine Johnson
Brynja Kohler
Heather Young Riddle
Joyce Smart
Emmeline Powell Stoddard
Camilla Perkes Strong
Pilot Schools/Districts:

  • Eisenhower Junior High School; Granite School District
  • Juab Junior High School; Juab School District
  • Albert R. Lyman Middle School, Monticello High School, San Juan High School, Whitehorse High School, Monument Valley High School, Navajo Mountain High School; San Juan School District

Within this site you will find textbook materials written specifically for the Utah Core Standards for both 7th will find a foundational text for each chapter describing the mathematics students will be learning, a student workbook that has daily classroom activities and homework sets, and a teacher edition of the student workbook that has answers to problems sets and lesson suggestions. During the coming year, while these materials are being pilot tested, we will create supplementary materials, including videos, a “help-desk”, glossaries, and an online adaptive assessment.

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