Rising G2 summer series

Content focused on the

big ideas

1st grade math focused on moving past the big ideas and engaging activities that give rising 2nd graders the opportunity to compare, add, and subtract large numbers up to 40

Our curated series of 1st grade math lessons is designed for students to complete over any 4 to 6-week summer program.

Zearn digital math lessons include visual models and representations of math concepts so students develop a deep understanding of 6th, 7th, and 8th grade math.
First Grade math skills - kids learn to build on basic addition & subtraction as they add and subtract bigger numbers

Add & Subtract Bigger Numbers

23 Lessons | Grade 1 Mission 4

These 1st grade math lessons focus on counting, composing, and decomposing with large enough numbers and are intended to build a strong foundation of flexible strategies for all students to fall back on as they engage with Grade 2 content and beyond.


Our approach to Summer Series preparing 1st grade math students with 2nd grade math skills

approach to Summer Series

Zearn’s targeted summer content series for rising 2nd graders is designed based on:

Big ideas of math that help students build dense connections within and across grades.

Digital lessons focus on big math ideas to help students transition from first grade to 2nd grade seamlessly

Data from billions of problems completed on our platform, with insights into precisely where students struggle and the most relevant foundational content.

Tailored summer math content based on insights from over 9.9 Bn Math problems

Embedded math learning acceleration throughout the Zearn program, including friendly onramps and just-in-time support on all grade-level concepts.

Math learning acceleration supports are built into every Zearn digital math lesson
What's included with Zearn first grade math lessons

What's included

Daily digital first grade math assignments
Daily digital math lessons
  • Consistent structure of math learning activities, including new concept exploration with on-screen teachers
  • Built-in Tier 1 intervention in all digital lessons
  • Embedded daily digital diagnostic in every lesson
Real-time flexible data reporting for each student for teachers to analyze
Real-time data visibility
  • Detailed reporting for each student
  • Flexibility to share reports with teachers or tutors
Lesson plans include materials and worksheets for kids to solve math problems using hands-on practice in class
Materials for hands-on problem solving
  • Problem solving activities for teachers or tutors
    (in Spanish, too!)
  • Guidance to facilitate lively math discussions where students explore different ways to solve problems
Individual logins for parents, teachers and children to use in and out of the 1st grade classroom
Easy account setup
  • Individual logins for all students and teachers or tutors (create a free account now to access!)
  • Access to Zearn Help Center with 250+ help topics


Zearn math book and notebook for students to learn first grade math
Tennessee math standards aligned program

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