ThemeVille Math Manipulatives: Levels 1-3
Manipulative Kits are needed to demonstrate the concepts in the lessons. The following items are included in the 1-3 kit: Play money set; colored rods (Cuisenaire® type), place value foam disks, place value strips for whole numbers and decimals; hundred number chart; area overlays (whole number multiplication); vinyl unit rulers 1-3; geared clock; plastic centimeter cubes; 12" ruler; 50 yards of ribbon; Rekenrek parts (Red/White beads and stems). Parents will need to assemble the Rekenrek and do a bit of prep with the unit rulers and place value strips. A manipulative preparation video on the publisher's website will help with preparation.
This product has all the manipulatives necessary for the levels 1 to 3.
Combine the daily review of Saxon, some of the methodology of a Singapore program, instructional videos, manipulatives to demonstrate lesson concepts, and you have the new program
Grade 3 includes review of the Levels 1-2 (the first fifteen lessons); long multiplication/division; long addition / subtraction, area and perimeter, symmetry, combined operations, number composition / decomposition with place values; words; comparison/rounding of numbers; clock/calendar reading and working with durations; data analysis and histogram; measurement units (kg - gm, lit - ml); word problems.
Grade 2 includes review of the first ten lessons in Level 1; place values of 100s,10s and 1s; multiplication/division within 100; even & odd numbers; long addition/subtraction; operations with arrays; number line; money; numerals; comparison/rounding of numbers; plane / solid figures; perimeter; clock reading; calendar; graph reading/plotting; word problems.
Grade 1 covers counting in groups of 10s, 5s and 1s; place values of 10s and 1s; addition/subtraction within 20; length measurement; operations with number line/colored rods; partitioning/comparison of numbers; money; chart of 0-100; numerals; skip counting; counting forward/backward; word problems; ordinal numbers.