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Nelson Education > School > Mathematics K-8 > Product Information > Saxon Math

Saxon Math for Grades K-8 is a research-based program that systematically provides instruction, practice and assessment, to produce high levels of student learning. Easy to teach and easy to manage, Saxon Math helps all students gain and retain essential math skills.


NEW! Saxon Math K-3 Kits, 3rd edition

Saxon Math K Saxon Math 1 Saxon Math 2 Saxon Math 3

Differentiated options

  • Hands-on math center activities, including Learning Palettes and other manipulatives, are built into lessons.
  • A new English Language Learners Handbook includes strategies and tools for reaching these students.

Cross-curricular connections

Journal writing and literature activities are integrated into the program.

New enrichment opportunities

Extend and Challenge CD includes interactive games and activities for extension, enrichment, and engagement.

Extended problem solving

  • Enriched, in-depth problem solving allows more opportunities for children to explain their thinking.
  • Activities culminate with a problem-solving worksheet activity and performance task

Support for high-stakes tests

Test-Taking Skills Practice includes strategies and guided practice to help students become comfortable with test formats.

Also available, Saxon Math K-4 Kits in previous editions.


NEW! Saxon Math Intermediate (Grades 3, 4, and 5)

Saxon Math - Grade 3   Saxon Math - Grade 4   Saxon Math - Grade 5

Extension and enrichment opportunities

Address the needs of all students with enrichment problems and activities for early finishers and advanced learners.

Daily skill-enhancing practice

Power Up exercises keep skills and concepts alive.

Rich math conversations

New math conversations in the Teacher’s Manual build higher-order thinking and include opportunities for students to explain their thinking and justify their reasoning.

Enriched daily problem solving

More opportunities are provided for students to demonstrate understanding through hands-on activities within the lessons.

Performance tasks

Performance Tasks and Activities offer students in-depth opportunities to demonstrate evidence of learning.


NEW! Saxon Math Courses 1, 2, and 3 (Grades 6, 7, and 8)

Saxon Math - Course 1   Saxon Math - Course 2   Saxon Math - Course 3

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