Student Geared Clock

Student Geared Clock

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Item #: 015339
Grades: PK-AD

Product Description:

This little (4" diameter) clock is geared like the larger Judy clocks. While smaller than our 5" clock, it's still large enough for close-up demonstration and student use AND so inexpensive, we don't know why you'd even consider a non-geared substitute.

Publisher Description:

Engage small groups or individual students in time-telling activities with this student clock with mechanisms. Color-coded hour and minute functions.


Category Description for RightStart Mathematics:

Based on research comparing the differences between Japanese first grades and first grade classrooms in the U.S., this curriculum incorporates certain aspects from Asian math programs such as non-counting strategies and, for us, an alternative number naming system. In this program, the student is taught to see quantities in groups of fives and tens. When asked to add 9 + 7, instead of counting 7 up from 9, you would take 1 from 7 to make 10 and 6. This program also uses a unique number naming system. Asian words for numbers greater than 10 implicitly give you a feel for the base ten system. Literally translated, eleven is "ten-one," twelve is "ten-two," and so on. RightStart students learn to count the "math-way" before they are taught the less intuitive words for 11 to 19.

I cant summarize this program better than the creator, so let me quote from the manual:

"There are eleven major characteristics.

1. Refer to quantities of up to 3 as a group; do not count individually.

2. Use fingers to show quantities up to 10; teach 6 to 10 as 5 plus a quantity.

3. Avoid counting procedures for finding sums and remainders.

4. Once quantities 1 to 10 are known, proceed to 10 as a unit. Use the "math way" of counting; say for example, 1-ten 1 for eleven, 1-ten 2 for twelve, 2-ten for twenty, and 2-ten 5 for twenty-five.

5. Use expanded notation (overlapping) place-value cards for recording 10s and 1s

6. Proceed rapidly to hundreds and thousands; use place-value cards. Provide opportunities for trading between ones and tens, tens and hundreds, and hundreds and thousands with manipulatives.

7. Only after the above work, give the traditional English names for quantities 20 to 99 and then 11 to 19.

8. Teach tens-based strategies for addition and subtraction facts that have a sum > 10. Teach informal solutions and mental computation before written algorithmic work.

10. Teach four-digit addition and subtraction on the abacus; let the children discover the paper and pencil algorithms.

11. Short division precedes long division, which is taught in fourth grade."

In Level G, students continue to practice arithmetic, fractions and decimals, while they begin to also explore triangles, area, volume, ratios, Pythagorean Theorem, tiling, and other new concepts.

All levels require a lesson manual and worksheets, which are included in the starter kits. (The worksheets are also available separately for multiple students.) Lesson manuals contain detailed lesson plans with helpful diagrams and teaching notes. Both lesson manuals and worksheets are spiral-bound. Add on kits allow you to move forward, buying only what you need in addition to what you already have for the next levels. Deluxe Starter kits (and deluxe add-on kits) are now available, which include everything in the original kits, plus additional recommended books and manipulatives. Please note that if you start with a deluxe kit, you will need a different upgrade kit to transition to the next level. See individual descriptions for more details on kit-specific contents.~ Anh

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Category Description for COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAMS - ELEMENTARY:

Primary Subject
Mathematics
Grade Start
PK
Grade End
AD
Format
Other
Brand Name
EdX Education
Weight
0.2 (lbs.)
Dimensions
9.0" x 4.0" x 0.5"
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hands on manipulative
Mrs. Walter S. on Apr 1, 2021
I am helping my nephew who is in first grade learn how to tell time. A geared clock is an excellent tool to use to teach time. This is a very inexpensive, yet well-made practice clock.
Marie C on Mar 18, 2021
hands on manipulative
Mrs. Walter S. on Apr 1, 2021
affordable
Christina S on Mar 18, 2021
I am helping my nephew who is in first grade learn how to tell time. A geared clock is an excellent tool to use to teach time. This is a very inexpensive, yet well-made practice clock.
Marie C on Mar 18, 2021
The clock and small and easy to store and it is geared.
Leslie W on Mar 3, 2021
The geared mechanism helps the child to understand the progression of the hour hand as the minute hand moves forward.
Jessica H on Jan 18, 2021
It's an inexpensive tool to help teach time to our grandson.
DARIA P on Jan 13, 2021
recommended by well trained mind
Heather O on Dec 30, 2020
My children are learning to tell time
Samantha C on Dec 20, 2020
For use with Singapore Math, grade 1
Sarah E on Dec 20, 2020
learning home schooling
Jason R on Dec 10, 2020
I’m a tutor of young children. I like the geared function. I like the price.
Teresa S on Nov 4, 2020
Singapore math
Roshena S on Nov 4, 2020
To help granddaughter tell time.
Sandra W on Oct 28, 2020
Teaching my daughter how to tell time.
Patrick M on Sep 15, 2020
To teach my 4 year old to tell time.
Jana J on Sep 7, 2020
To help my son how to read a wall clock
Myranda B on Aug 2, 2020
learn to tell time
Kristi I on Aug 2, 2020
The price was amazingly low. I can't wait to have my kids try it out.
Clarice O on Jul 10, 2020
nice size numbers
Danielle H on Jun 13, 2020
We need this for math
Darla W on Jun 3, 2020
because it is geared and the price is right
Michael S on May 13, 2020
Teaching grand daughter to tell time.
Paula H on May 6, 2020
Props help with analog time lessons
Susan M on Apr 22, 2020
to use with Math Mammoth
Sarah C on Mar 27, 2020
Selecting certain materials to create a Saxon math K homeschool kit.
Becky L on Aug 22, 2019
My kids are kinetic learners, so I found this curriculum to be very helpful. Now that I'm teaching a fifth grade class, I use Right Start's games and manipulative to help math make sense. Having something to touch and move helps kids understand what the paper assignment is talking about.
Anna S on Oct 10, 2018
Right Start Math A. I wanted one with 24 hours on it, but I will just use a sharpie marker myself. Nice price. I hope it works out.
User on Sep 27, 2018
Geared clocks are the best way to get kiddos to understand the concept of telling time.
Candace K on Aug 14, 2018
I only needed the clock out of the Singapore Primary Math 3 Manipulatives Kit so I bought this "ala carte," so to speak.
Rebecca C on Jun 29, 2018
price
Christine P on Apr 9, 2018
for my son
ahmed t on Nov 12, 2017
The hands of the clock match the hours or minutes it accordingly.
Troy S on Oct 20, 2017
So my students can understand time intervals better
Jessica A on May 4, 2017
Needed an economical geared clock
Allison B on Mar 19, 2017
In teaching time a concrete example with moving hands is so much more effective!!
Helen C on Oct 19, 2016
To use along with the time lessons in Singapore 1B.
Jordan C on Sep 9, 2016
For second child to use with Right Start Math
William C on Sep 7, 2016
affordable
Christina S on Mar 18, 2021
The clock and small and easy to store and it is geared.
Leslie W on Mar 3, 2021
Is it a working clock?
A shopper on Sep 24, 2019
BEST ANSWER: No, you turn the knob on the back to make the hands move. They move together like a real clock. But it does not keep time. Or turn on its own.
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Rated 5 out of 5
Great Clock at a Great Price
This is a terrific little geared clock that really helps when you are trying to teach someone how to tell time. My nephew is fascinated by it! The fact that the hour hand moves when you move the minute hand really captures his attention. It is a very helpful item that improves lessons about telling time.
March 31, 2021
Purchased
1 month ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Student geared clock
Excellent size.
Excellent price.
Excellent durability.
December 5, 2020
Purchased
5 months ago
Rated 4 out of 5
A little smaller than I thought... but still easy to work with and great price !
November 12, 2020
Purchased
5 months ago
Rated 5 out of 5
What I was looking for
Hands turn like a real clock when you turn the knob on the back.
May 17, 2019
Purchased
1 year ago


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