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Mrs. Vincent from Manchester TN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Becoming Great Readers & Mathematicians

Help me give my students the opportunity to experience hands-on learning through centers and stations. Hands-on math manipulatives and centers just for phonics will assist my students in becoming great readers and mathematicians!

  • $347 goal

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My Students

My students are thoughtful and kind. Despite all the obstacles that my children face, they willingly think of others over themselves. My students have a love of reading, a love of mathematics, and I want to be able to enhance their learning by giving them the resources they can utilize to become better in reading and mathematics.

My students attend the highest poverty school in my county.

The majority of my students receive free or reduced-price lunches. However, their economic status makes them that much sweeter because their thoughtfulness is genuine and comes from the heart.

My Project

The items that I have requested are items that I feel will help make learning more engaging, easier to understand, and the students will connect better with the learning because of the hands-on approach they will receive. Phonics plays a huge part in being able to read. As first-graders, my students will be really learning to read with me. I want to be able to give them as much time learning through phonics as possible. Pop! is a really good resource that will assist me during centers/stations to ensure my students are getting all the phonics they can to become the best readers possible.

Math in first grade will be easier to learn with hands on manipulatives such as the base ten blocks that I have requested.

I want to utilize these to help my students better understand place value, addition, and subtraction.

Mrs. Vincent
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
hand2mind Green, Foam, Base Ten Blocks for Place Value Math (Set of 322) • Amazon Business $52.95 1 $52.95
Small Dry Erase White Board – Mini Magnetic Desktop Foldable Whiteboard Easel for Kids Education with Three Pens, Two Magnets – TSJ OFFICE • Amazon Business $31.99 1 $31.99
hand2mind Play Money Plastic Coins with Plastic Storage Bin (Pack of 768) • Amazon Business $28.06 1 $28.06
Educational Insights Hot Dots Let's Master Grade 1 Reading with Talking Pen • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Dry Erase Pockets Sheet Protectors - Reusable + Oversized - Size 10 X 13 Inches - 30 Plastic Sleeves - Mixed Colors - Ideal to use at School or at Work • Amazon Business $19.97 1 $19.97
Learning Resources Pop for Sight Words Bundle • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Watercolor You Are Capable of Doing Great Things Bulletin Board • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Teacher Created Resources Colorful Scribble Alphabet Line Bulletin Board • Amazon Business $12.09 1 $12.09
Eureka 'Telling Time' Bulletin Board Analog Clock Practice, 4pc, 17'' W x 24'' L • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Learning Resources Sight Word Swat a Sight Word Game, 114 Pieces • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Teacher Created Resources Watercolor Magnetic Border (TCR77148) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Learning Resources Pop for Blends Game, Phonics Game, 2-4 Players, 92 Cards, Ages 6+ • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Learning Resources Pop for Letters Game • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Learning Resources Pop for Word Families Game • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95

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