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Mrs. Barows from Knoxville TN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Building Our Math Fluency and Confidence

Help me give my students math resources that will allow them build their fact fluency and confidence.

  • $205 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My school is a community school located in an urban area of Knoxville, Tennessee. The students come from diverse backgrounds and each have their own story. Many of my students spend the majority of their day at our school whether it be at an after school club or tutoring. Which is why the staff and myself work extra hard to make our school a place where students want to be. We strive to make our students feel welcomed, safe, loved, and cared for. My first graders love to learn through playing interactive games, using manipulatives, and technology whenever possible.

My Project

Ever since I attended a conference in February I have wanted to bring VersaTiles to my first graders. The VersaTiles are absolutely amazing and can be used in small groups as well as by students independently in centers. These VersaTiles will also provide my students with the ability to self check their center work.

Building fact fluency within my first graders is extremely important.

Learning math facts isn't always the easiest for students so adding these engaging games and activities will help to make practicing math facts more enjoyable.

Adding these VersaTiles and math fact activities will be a great asset to my first grade classroom. With these activities I strongly believe that will my students will be able to continue to build upon their math foundation.

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

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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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This project will reach 19 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
VersaTiles Math Small Group Kit (Grade 1) • Amazon Business $65.00 1 $65.00
ETA hand2mind VersaTiles Answer Case (Single) • Amazon Business $15.95 3 $47.85
Dsmile 1 MINUTE SAND TIMERS SET OF 20 • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Learning Resources Pop For Addition & Subtraction Math Game, 100 Pieces, Grades 1+/Ages 6+ • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$132.83

Vendor shipping charges

$8.99

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$173.81

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.67

Total project goal

$204.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$204.48

3 Donors

-$167.13

Donations toward project cost

-$152.56

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.57

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$12.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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