Why Holt McDougal Larson Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, and Pre-Algebra?

A Step Beyond the Common Core

Student Editions provide clear, comprehensive coverage of the new Common Core State Standards, with full Correlations in the front and CCSS wording printed on lesson pages (so parents know what is expected). The Common Core Plus standards embedded in the content help to focus on the depth of instruction, allowing students to extend their math knowledge as they prepare for advanced mathematics courses. Larson Pre-Algebra gives students a strong preparation for Algebra 1, and may be used with advanced students enrolled in the Accelerated Pathway. This textbook covers the Common Core State Standards for both Grades 7 and 8 so that teachers may tailor lessons for their accelerated classrooms. Lessons, taught to greater depth, and all supported with the On Core Mathematics worktext.

Makes Math Practices Priority #1

Holt McDougal Larson Algebra, Geometry, Algebra 2, and Pre-Algebra integrate the Standards for Mathematical Practice into student learning and teacher instruction, resulting in a deeper conceptual understanding of the mathematics. The new On Core Activity Generator provides a full collection of performance tasks, conceptual investigations, and collaborative activities that develop true depth of knowledge. Check out the separate bank of activities for the Math Practice Standards and the bank of Graphic Organizers!

Print Books, eTexts, and Robust Interactive Online Editions

Digital Delivery for the Digital Native. Our textbooks are available in print, or you can pick and choose with class sets of texts and On Core Mathematics workbooks per student. You can go “green” with the most intuitive online editions available that work through a single log-in for the texts, resources, and online assessment system.

On Core for the Common Core

The On Core worktext allows students to actively participate in every aspect of the lesson. This engagement promotes a deeper understanding of the mathematical content. The On Core Mathematics Teacher's Edition provides lesson background for topics or skills covered in the lesson as well as questioning strategies to prompt classroom discussion. The Standards for Mathematical Practice are integrated into every lesson as well as suggestions for differentiating instruction.

Preparation for the New National Assessments

The On Core ExamView® Assessment Suite has the latest software and over 11,000 items written to all DOK levels and organized by 6–12 CCSS. What a way to provide additional standards-based practice; dip down to a Tier 3 level for skills remediation; and to prepare for new formats on the Common Core assessments and may be uploaded into the online assessment system. When final test formats are released, updated assessments and test preparation will help prepare your students to excel on national exams.