What’s new on IXL – March 2022
At IXL, we strive to keep our personalized learning platform in line and up to date with students’ evolving needs. That’s why we compile a list of our top new features to help you—as a learner, educator, or parent—get the most out of IXL.
Keep reading below for a roundup of releases from the past month, including new skill plans for math, ELA, and state standards; new video tutorials for grade 5 math and Algebra 1; new math skills; and expanded Spanish support for math skills.
New math skill plans
We’ve added the following new math skill plans:
Origo Stepping Stones 2.0 Kindergarten
Dimensions Math Grades 2-4
Big Ideas Math 2022 Grade 6
Reveal Math Accelerated (Grade 7)
Carnegie Learning Math Course 3 (Grade 8)
Agile Mind Algebra 1
This completes our coverage of Origo Stepping Stones 2.0 and Reveal Math!
New ELA skill plans
We’ve added the following new ELA skill plans:
Wit & Wisdom Grades 3, 4, and 8
Springboard 2021 Grade 7
Mirrors & Windows Grade 8
New math skills
We’ve released over a dozen new math skills! One highlight is our systems of linear and quadratic equations, which features enhanced graphing tools.
New state standards skill plans
We’ve released new standards skill plans for several states! These new plans are available on the skill plans page for users in the following states:
Rhode Island Core Standards for Math and ELA, grades K-12
West Virginia College- and Career-Readiness Science Standards, grades 2-8
Washington State Learning Standards for Social Studies, grades 2-8
Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies, grades 2-8
Rosetta Stone Foundations skill plan for Grades 3-5
The collaboration between IXL and Rosetta Stone continues! Following on the heels of the Grades 6+ skill plan we released last month for Rosetta Stone’s Foundations program, which is used to support English Language Learners in K-12, we have added a new skill plan for Grades 3-5. This skill plan provides hand-picked IXL ELA skills that complement and enhance what ELL students are learning in each unit of the Rosetta Stone program. You can check out the new skill plan here.
New math videos
We’ve released 14 new grade 5 math videos and 18 new Algebra 1 videos to expand our video tutorial coverage in those grades! These cover topics such as dividing using decimal blocks and matching correlation coefficients to scatter plots. We’ll continue to release more grade 5 and Algebra 1 videos until we finish the skills in those grades.
More math skills with Spanish support
We’ve expanded our Spanish-language support to include a few dozen new math skills in grades 6 to Geometry. These newly supported skills include Checkpoints about linear models and polynomial operations, as well as skills about graphing and writing linear equations.