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Rising 9th grade math summer series

Summer math content focused on the big ideas of 8th grade

Our curated series of 8th 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.
Digital lessons involve solving linear equations and proportional relationships on a coordinate plane

Linear Relationships

13 Lessons | Grade 8 Mission 3

The 8th grade math lessons focus on linear functions and linear equations, ensuring students have both the foundational understanding and procedural fluency needed to access the new learning of Algebra I. Students learn to recognize connections among rate of change, slope, and constant of proportionality.

Video lessons double down on the learning students are doing with you

Linear Equations and Systems

15 Lessons | Grade 8 Mission 4

Students write and solve linear equations in one variable. These include equations in which the variable occurs on both sides of the equal sign, and equations with no solutions, exactly one solution, and infinitely many solutions.

Every student has opportunities to choose their own strategy in math.
Math for 8th graders focusing on functions and volume problem example.
8th grade students discover the relationships between two variables with functions and volume

Functions and Volume

21 Lessons | Grade 8 Mission 5

Students are introduced to the concept of a function. These 8th grade math lessons enable students to develop a deep understanding of linear relationships and functions in addition to being able to manipulate algebraic equations and expressions.


Our approach to Summer Series preparing 6th grade math students with 9th grade math skills

approach to summer math

Zearn’s targeted summer math content series for rising 9th graders is designed based on:

Zearn Math helps accelerate learning for students

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

Data from billions of math problems completed on Zearn

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

Every digital lesson includes just-in-time support for students

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

What's included with Zearn 8th grade math lessons

What's included

Daily digital 8th grade math lesson plans
Daily digital math lessons
  • Consistent structure of learning activities, including new concept exploration with on-screen teachers
  • Built-in, personalized support right when students need it
  • 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 students and teachers for use in and out of the classroom
Easy account setup
  • Free individual logins for all students and teachers or tutors 
  • Access to Zearn Help Center with 100+ help topics


Zearn's summer program materials include teacher instructional materials for students to learn math.
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