This companion Study Guide to Eureka Math gathers the key components of the curriculum into a single location, unpacking the standards in detail so that both users and non-users of Eureka Math can benefit equally from the content presented.
The guide includes narratives that provide educators with an overview of what students should be learning throughout the year, information on alignment to the instructional shifts and the standards, design of curricular components, approaches to differentiated instruction, and descriptions of mathematical models. The Study Guides can serve as either a self-study professional development resource or as the basis for a deep group study of the standards for a particular grade. Teachers familiar with the Eureka Math curriculum will find this resource valuable as it allows for a meaningful study of the grade level content in a way that highlights the coherence between modules and topics. The Study Guides allow teachers to obtain a firm grasp on what it is that students should master during the year.