Educators should note that the previously released Grade 7 & 8 Mathematics Summer Learning Program: Guide for Numeracy Component document aligns with the considerations presented in the curriculum for Mathematics, Grade 9 (MTH1W, De-streamed). The Grade 9 curriculum, along with other valuable support materials, is now available.
The Grade 9 Mathematics curriculum (MTH1W, De-streamed) is now available in digital format.
With participation in the Summer Learning Program offering opportunities to benefit students entering the de-streamed Grade 9 Mathematics program, the previously issued Grade 7 & 8 Mathematics Summer Learning Program: Guide for Numeracy Component document aligns with considerations presented in the curriculum while emphasizing high-quality instruction and student well-being
Along with the curriculum are newly released support materials, including a Guide for Parents. System leaders may wish to review this guide and share suggestions with families for supporting their child’s learning as these students enter the new de-streamed Grade 9 course.
Also available is a Grades 7-8-9 Alignment Chart. Educators will find this resource helpful as it presents the continuum of math learning from elementary to secondary grades, enabling programming design that effectively consolidates conceptual understanding and builds on procedural skills.
Summer Learning Program teachers may also find it beneficial to consider the effective teaching practices outlined for the de-streamed Grade 9 Math classroom.
The Curriculum Context of the Grade 9 Mathematics course is a rich resource of Culturally Relevant and Responsive Practices for educators planning for all students, including those with special education needs and English Language Learners.