Intrepid Math

Are you looking for math tasks that

  • Challenge bright students without just giving them the “next thing in the book”?
  • Support the topics and standards that you teach every day?
  • Nurture deep thinking, not just speed and accuracy?
  • Respect and build upon your students’ ideas?
  • Enhance your students’ self-reliance, curiosity, persistence, and confidence?
  • Offer more students an opportunity to see themselves as math thinkers?

Then Intrepid Math is for you! Each Intrepid Math set contains eight challenging math problems for advanced and adventurous learners in grades 4 – 6. With traditional math problems, students learn to solve. With Intrepid Math problems, students solve to learn. Every problem provides extensive teacher support including alignment to standards, materials needed, tips and teaching techniques, and multiple solution strategies.

Just click on a title to download a free pdf.