Department: Elementary Math
Grade level: 1
Credits: 0

Student Instruction

Delivery: Print

It all adds up! In this course, students will develop an understanding of key math concepts through visual, auditory, and physical activities. The course is based on the Alberta Curriculum and uses the RightStart program, which was designed to ensure that students both understand and enjoy mathematics through the use of math manipulatives and by playing math-based card games.

Note: Personalized learning is available for this course. Enrolment is limited.


Course Details


    Course Materials

    Textbooks (Required, purchase anywhere)

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    Grade 1 Math Red Starter Kit: Parent/Facilitator Package

    $92N/A
    In the Red Lesson Book are 61 lessons presented that include objectives, materials needed, lesson warm-up, notes for teaching and activities (also refers to the Math Card Games book).
      More Information:
    • Publisher: Activities for Learning, Inc.
    • Author / Editor: Joan A. Cotter, Ph.D.
    • Revision / Publication Date: 2015
    • ISBN: #978-1-931980-43-2
    • Additional Pricing Details
    • Refund: $77

    Grade 1 Math Red Starter Kit: Assignment Booklet Package

    $54N/A
    Home Instructor Guide (overviews and outlines course) ISBN 1-894989-83-X, Red Worksheets ISBN 978-1-931980-44-9, appendix package, My Practice Booklet for Printing Numbers and 12 assignment booklets.
      More Information:
    • Publisher: ADLC
    • Author / Editor: Paddy Zadunayski
    • Revision / Publication Date: October 2013

    Grade 1 Math Red Starter Kit: Manipulative Package

    $157N/A
    This kit is needed to teach the lessons. Included are Math Card Games Fifth Edition book by Dr. Joan A. Cotter with 8 chapters which have over 300 games designed in a logical and organized approach emphasizing visual strategies.
      More Information:
    • Publisher: Activities for Learning, Inc.
    • Author / Editor: Joan A. Cotter, Ph.D.
    • Revision / Publication Date: 2016
    • ISBN: #978-1-931980-41-8

    Minimum Material Costs

    $303$0

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    Teacher Support (TS)

    Delivery: Print

    This Grade 1 Math program is based on the Alberta Curriculum and uses the RightStart program, which was designed to ensure that students both understand and enjoy mathematics. This proven approach is based on the research of Dr. Joan A. Cotter and uses the AL Abacus® and other manipulatives to help develop mastery of key concepts through visual, auditory, and kinesthetic activities. An integral part of this hands-on learning is Cotter’s Math Cards Games book that teaches over 300 games in eight chapters. These games have been designed to emphasize visual strategies through a logical and organized approach.

    Note: Enrolment is limited.

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    Course Details

    • Final: None
    • Assignment: 12

    Course Materials

    Textbooks (Required, purchase anywhere)

    PrintOnline

    Grade 1 Math Red Starter Kit: Parent/Facilitator Package

    NFSN/A
    In the Red Lesson Book are 61 lessons presented that include objectives, materials needed, lesson warm-up, notes for teaching and activities (also refers to the Math Card Games book).
      More Information:
    • Publisher: Activities for Learning, Inc.
    • Author / Editor: Joan A. Cotter, Ph.D.
    • Revision / Publication Date: 2015
    • ISBN: #978-1-931980-43-2

    Grade 1 Math Red Starter Kit: Assignment Booklet Package

    NFSN/A
    Home Instructor Guide (overviews and outlines course) ISBN 1-894989-83-X, Red Worksheets ISBN 978-1-931980-44-9, appendix package, My Practice Booklet for Printing Numbers and 12 assignment booklets.
      More Information:
    • Publisher: ADLC
    • Author / Editor: Paddy Zadunayski
    • Revision / Publication Date: October 2013

    Grade 1 Math Red Starter Kit: Manipulative Package

    NFSN/A
    This kit is needed to teach the lessons. Included are Math Card Games Fifth Edition book by Dr. Joan A. Cotter with 8 chapters which have over 300 games designed in a logical and organized approach emphasizing visual strategies.
      More Information:
    • Publisher: Activities for Learning, Inc.
    • Author / Editor: Joan A. Cotter, Ph.D.
    • Revision / Publication Date: 2016
    • ISBN: #978-1-931980-41-8
    • Additional Pricing Details
    • Optional purchasing suggestion: AbeBooks