Right Start Mathematics bases it's elementary and intermediate math curriculum on the AL Abacus, an abacus that groups by fives and tens for quick recognition and teaches place value to the thousands, in order to provide students with a multi-sensory learning experience and help them learn visual math strategies. Math card games are used to provide fact practice.
The program consists of Levels A-F, covering approximately grades 1-6, Transition lessons for those just coming into the program, A Hands-On Geometric Approach program, math card games, clock games, and various manipulatives.
Right Start is a teacher-intensive program and has day-by-day guidance of the teacher in it's teacher guides. The lesson manual, student workbook, math games, and manipulatives are necessary for each level of this program.
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Review of Right Start Mathematics
I have been using Right Start Mathematics Level B and Level C books and manipulatives for my oldest child (used Level B in 1st and 2nd grades-2008, 2009; …
Right Start Math A-E
Product: Right Start A-E Subject: Math Levels Used: All Dates Used: 2003-present Likes: I like the way Dr, Cotter adds to previous material, yet …
Right Start Math truly is a "right start" in mathematics!
Product: Right Start Math Levels Used: B, C, D Dates Used: 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010 Likes: Allows a math-phobic to learn along with the student …
Rightstart - The Most Well-Rounded
Product:Rightstart Math Subject: math Levels Used: A,B,C Dates Used: Many years Likes: I did a lot of research to find the "perfect" math curriculum …
A Great Start to Math
Product: Right Start Math Subject: math Levels Used: level B Dates Used:2007-2008 Likes: This is an excellent math program which emphasizes understanding …