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Mrs. Gatlin from Mobile AL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Solving We Will Go!

Help me give my students a math stories library, a class set of snap and slide number bond boards, and the Let's Go Fishing Counting center.

  • $324 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is full of active 5 year old students who are excited to be at school. They are beginning their first school and classroom experience when they walk through my door.

My class consists of students that are Vietnamese, African-American, Hispanic, and Caucasian.

Many of the students are English Language Learners. The majority of our school's students are from a low socioeconomic neighborhood, and they have been limited in their exposure to many things. I am thrilled to be their kindergarten teacher and able to provide them many opportunities they haven't been afforded.

My Project

I would love the math stories library set in order to introduce more math lessons while incorporating literacy. I think that all too often my students have a hard time relating math back to their everyday lives. Through using books to introduce lessons I believe this will aid them in this.

I want to provide them with more math centers, math tools, and math experiences so they will continue to develop these skills and be able to apply them in everyday situations.

In using the geo-boards, fish counting game, and number bond boards we can make math fun and exciting!

Mrs. Gatlin
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RA657 - Math Stories Paperback Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $94.50 1 $94.50
DD267 - Snap & Slide Number Bonds - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 2 $39.98
GA920 - Ten-Frames Class Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
DD936 - Let’s Go Fishing Counting Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
DA362 - Best-Buy 6" Geoboards - Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
EE809 - Magnetic Fishing Poles - Set of 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
DA365 - Extra Rubber Bands • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99

Materials cost

$223.43

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.21

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.35

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$274.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.53

Total project goal

$323.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$323.52

1 Donor

-$183.33

Donations toward project cost

-$183.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$107.84

Match offer toward project cost

-$91.66

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.18

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$32.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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