Foundations for Algebra 1 & 2
NOTE: These kits are NOT for use with Making Connections, Algebra Connections, Geometry Connections or Algebra 2 Connections.
We have arranged with Think It By Hand to offer a kit of the manipulatives you will need during the year for Foundations for Algebra: Years 1 and 2. Each of the kits contains sufficient supplies for 36 students.
Foundations for Algebra, Year 1
This kit contains coins, compasses, dice, envelopes, paper bags, nylon webbing (for the algebra walk), straws, string, zip lock bags, a base ten blackline master, centimeter cubes, cylindrical objects, integer tiles, 1" x 2" wood pieces, protractors, and sticky notes. The kit is priced at $140.00
Foundations for Algebra, Year 2
This kit includes envelopes, flexible measure tape, large laminated graphing charts, sticky dots, sticky notes, straws, string, Algebra desktop tile sets (one set for four students working cooperatively), 1 oz. cups for integer tiles, integer tiles, blank dice, an overhead algebra tile set, beans, square tiles (from student algebra tile sets), and a two-pan balance scale. The kit is priced at $236.00. A velcro presentation set of algebra tiles is also available (at additional cost).
How to Order
The kits may be ordered directly from Think it by Hand. Order on-line at www.thinkitbyhand.com, by fax at (888) 723-0660, by phone at (888) 723-4402, or by mail: 1051 St. Vincent Pl., Santa Ana, CA 92705.
$12.50 for orders up to $80.00
$16.50 for orders up to $150.00
$19.50 for orders up to $250.00
Add 9% for orders above $250.00
CA residents add 8.75% sales tax.
While CPM has helped the vendor assemble a kit that is comprehensive, there is no financial arrangement between CPM and Think It by Hand so that the price of the materials is as low as possible.