The Plus 1 book is a full scheme that means that anyone can support students to grasp basic math skills.
What is the Plus 1 book?
Plus 1 is the introductory book of the series allowing anyone to make progress with their math. The book is essentially a coaching manual which allows anyone to deliver individual support as it teaches all the building blocks of numbers, and begins to develop skills with mental calculations.
Does it work?
Yes it does, but, we would say that wouldn’t we? You can check out our Evidence Paper which gives more details. We think that over 200,000 UK sales means that we’re doing something right! 80% of our sales are repeat orders from schools who have ordered from us before. Thus, we know that Plus 1 has been, and continues to be, an outstanding success for all its users, producing real improvement from day one of use.
- Created due to customer demand
- 80% of sales are repeat orders
- Driven by customer input
Who is it suitable for?
Plus 1 is ideal for anyone who benefits from repeated maths practice as all our books are designed to appeal to all age ranges being used from infants, right up to adult basic skill and prisons. Dyslexic students benefit from the clear language and repetition, and those with dyscalculia benefit from the highly structured approach with clear explanations.
- Age range –5 year olds to basic adult numeracy
- Special needs – Dyslexia, Dyscalculia
What topics does the book cover?
The book covers basic number work, such as counting forwards and backwards with numbers up to 10, adding and subtracting numbers up to 10, and introducing doubling and halving. It is for anyone who benefits from repeated practice and explanation. The Plus 1 book stems from the need of some people to have more reinforcement and practice than is often available.
- Counting backwards and forwards
- Adding and subtracting up to 10
- Introduction to doubling and halving