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Fun, Engaging Math Resources and Activities!


The Actuarial Foundation supports mathematics achievement among students in grades 4-12 through an array of hands-on, real-world resources. 

Inspiring a new generation of "math-skilled thinkers", the Foundation delivers these resources and activities specifically tailored to meet the needs of students and teachers. All of these lesson plans, discussion materials, posters, online activities and competitions are free!

Browse these math resources by subject area, or view the Foundation's classroom materials by title below.

Expect the Unexpected With Math®

New! Cultivating Data

Grades 7, 8 and Advanced

The newest math program helps students understand key concepts of data analysis and their graphic representations. Entrepreneurial middle school students Jennifer and Lucas have been given ten acres of their family farm to start their own business. They develop and market new products such as organic and exotic vegetables. To make business decisions, such as selecting profitable crops and optimizing promotions, they turn to data analysis tools.


Bring Cultivating Data to your students!

Online Bonus! A custom interactive data analysis tool for teachers!

View all of the materials from the Expect the Unexpected with Math® series


Building Your Future Financial Literacy Curriculum Resource

Grades 9-12

Updated for 2013! New Book and New Look!

Help your students prepare for life on their own! The award-winning Building Your Future series helps students easily grasp the essentials of personal finance, gives them multiple opportunities to practice core skills and showcases the

real-world impact of the financial decisions they make.

View all the Building Your Future classroom materials and request your free set today!



Math Academy Series

Grades 4-8


Created by teachers for teachers, the Math Academy series features hands-on activities and a fun learning environment that encourages mathematical thinking.  Use these lessons to enhance your classroom instruction while staying true to the academic rigor required by the state standards framework.

View all the Math Academy materials.




All programs align with NCTM and/or Jump$tart standards and are STEM-focused with hands-on, real-world math.



Play the Plan, Save, Succeed! Interactive Game