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Mrs. Martin from Hamilton OH is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Bring Learning To Life In First Grade!

Help me give my students hands-on tools and engaging manipulatives to enhance our math, writing, and literacy units!

  • $221 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students have a wide variety of learning styles and ability levels, ranging from pre-kindergarten to third grade. Some of my students have special needs. I teach a classroom full of energetic first graders in a rural community.

My students need hands-on tools and engaging manipulatives to enhance our math, writing, and literacy units of study.

A variety of new resources will allow my fabulous first graders to experience first-grade concepts with hands-on tools and games. Help bring our curriculum to life!

My Project

These new learning tools will help my fabulous firsties bloom by bringing our writing, literacy, and math curriculums to life! New writing workshop tools such as Expo markers, Sharpies, chart tablets, paper trays, and gem stickers will increase student motivation, performance, and success! Assorted foam ten frame dice will help build number sense and math fluency while students engage in math games. These math manipulatives will help make learning fun!

It is my goal to engage and support all of my early learners and their wide variety of learning styles.

Mrs. Martin
Grades PreK-2

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
eMerit Wood Desktop Organizer Paper Storage Letter Tray File Sorter for Home Office,White • Amazon Business $35.59 1 $35.59
hand2mind Multiple Representation Math Foam Dice for Kids (Ages 5+) | Each Die Represents a Number with Ten-Frame, Tally Marks, Base Ten, and Numeral Formats (Set of 16) (86889) • Amazon Business $18.84 1 $18.84
Top Notch Teacher Products - Polka Dot Chart Tablet Green 1.5 Ruled • Teachers' School Supply $17.99 1 $17.99
Top Notch Teaching TOP3820 Brite Chart Tablet, 1-1/2" Ruled, Assorted Colors, 24" Width, 32" Length, 25 Sheets • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Sharpie 32707 Retractable Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 12 Count • Amazon Business $16.88 1 $16.88
Hygloss Products Library Card Pockets - Perfect for Classroom, Arts & Crafts & Much More - Non-Adhesive - 3.5” x 5” - 3 Each of 10 Bright Colors - Pack of 30 Pockets • Amazon Business $10.85 1 $10.85
Moon Products First Graders Are Number 1 Award Pencils - Pack of 12 • Amazon Business $5.30 2 $10.60
Self Adhesive Rhinestone Stickers, Flat Back Jewels Gem Bling Jewels for Decoration, Crafts, Face Jewel Art (18 Colors, 10 Shapes, 564 Pieces) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Carson Dellosa Traditional Manuscript Nameplates (119026), 30 Count • Amazon Business $9.31 1 $9.31
EXPO 1944728 Magnetic Dry Erase Marker Chisel Tip Assorted 4/Pack • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49

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