Mathematics Readers combines nonfiction text, problem solving, and real-world connections to help K–6 students explore mathematics in a meaningful way



Key Features

Integrated Math and Literacy

Cross-curricular Little Books feature mathematics-based content

Supports Differentiated Instruction

Paired readers are written at two different reading levels so all students can access the same mathematical topic

Blended Print and Digital

Resources are available in both print and digital formats to suit a range of classroom environments*



A Deeper Exploration of Mathematics Concepts

Example shown is from Level 4, All About Sharks (Below Grade Level)

Example shown is from Level 4, Life in the Ocean Layers (At Grade Level)



Grades K–6

Mathematics Readers combines engaging lessons for curriculum-based mathematics content and effective instruction in nonfiction reading comprehension strategies.

Each grade in this series includes:

16 Books


8 pairs of differentiated, high-interest readers based on the same mathematical topic

Books are available in both PDF and Word format on the Teacher’s Resource CD with purchase of the Complete Kit

Teacher’s Guide*


Includes extensive support for implementation. Each lesson plan integrates mathematics, reading, and writing instruction and follows the 3-part lesson structure

Read this guide to learn how to use Mathematics Readers

*Only available with purchase of Complete Kit

Teacher’s Resource CD*


Includes digital files of each reader, application problems, and reproducible activity pages

*Only available with purchase of Complete Kit

Interactive Mathematics Activities CD*


Includes 8 games (1 per pair of readers) based on a mathematical strand

Watch an example of a Mathematics Readers game. Game shown is Extraterrestrial Equivalents from the Grade 6 Complete Kit.

*Only available with purchase of Complete Kit

16 Application Problems*


16 full-colour real-life application problems in digital and transparency formats

*Only available with purchase of Complete Kit

Available configurations: Complete Kit, 6-Packs, and Add-on Packs

*Only available with purchase of Complete Kit

Research behind Mathematics Readers


Mathematics Readers is a mathematics-based reading program. It combines effective instruction in nonfiction reading comprehension strategies with curriculum-based mathematical content.

To learn about the research behind Mathematics Readers, click here to read this whitepaper .

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