Pedagogy & Features for Building Blocks: ​ A K–8 Online Math Practice Program​

What are Learning Trajectories?

Learning trajectories are the natural developmental progressions children follow as they learn, each in their own individual way. Extensive research has revealed the most effective sequences of activities for guiding children as they develop mathematical ideas. These sequences form the basis for Building Blocks.

Watch the Video to learn more about learning trajectories from program author Doug Clements.

Dynamic Progress Monitoring​

Ongoing, real-time reports enable teachers to track student progress and identify potential problem areas by standard, topic, and activity.

Individualized Learning​​

With access to the entire Building Blocks program, students can choose online math practice activities at, below, or above their current grade level to support or enrich core instruction as needed.​