Thanks for your interest in downloading a sample from the Math by the Book series. Math by the Book is a grade-by-grade elementary math resource that supports the integration of math and literacy.

Complete the form to download your choice of a sample chapter from either Math by the Book: First Grade (Chapter 13: Comparing two-digit numbers) or Math by the Book: Fourth Grade (Chapter 18: Finding the area and perimeter of complex figures).

Each sample offers a complete look at the features found throughout every book in the series, including:

    • About the Book and About the Math sections that connect the mathematical concept and the recommended children’s book
    • Lessons that use the recommended children’s book as a starting point to investigate and explore the related mathematical concept
    • Additional support and practice activities that include tips for differentiation, additional problems and prompts, and interactive practice
    • More book choices and a link to language arts that can help extend thinking and learning.