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Ms. dora-kelly from Mims FL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Adding It Up for Special Needs Students

Help me give my students math games and manipulatives that assist them in learning basic math.

  • $164 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach children with varying exceptionalities, such as specific learning disabilities, autism, vision impairment, and cerebral palsy. My students are at least two grade levels behind their same-age peers.

We are a Title I school, which means many of the children come from impoverished backgrounds.

They have parents who have many challenges. Many students are part of the Hunger Project, which helps feed them on weekends.

In my room, the students are able to work on their level and at the pace they need. We are trying to ensure that they get the most out of their education.

My Project

My students have many challenges in their academic day.

They have little confidence in their abilities and, therefore, have trouble with independent work.

We try to limit the amount of work they do independently, but we only have 2 adults to 9 very needy students. There are times when students have to work in small groups without a teacher. These games will provide them with a task to do that is fun yet academic. The Pop and Add math game for 1st and 2nd-grade skills will benefit almost the entire class. The magnetic regrouping chart and allowance game will be used for the higher students, while the Sequencing of Numbers will help the ones with PreK to emerging kindergarten skills.

Ms. dora-kelly
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF300 - Giant Magnetic Regrouping Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
HH967 - Pop & Add to 20 Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.99 1 $26.99
LC1279 - The Allowance Game® • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
LL568 - Sequencing Numbers 1-20 Puzzles - Set of 3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$106.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$138.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.45

Total project goal

$163.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$163.01

1 Donor

-$109.00

Donations toward project cost

-$92.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.35

match offer

-$54.01

Match offer toward project cost

-$45.91

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.10

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$0.00

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