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Ms. Murtha from Hermosa Beach CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Cognitively Guided Instruction in Math Supplies

My students need CGI (cognitively guided instruction) math materials including Place Value Activity Kit, Regrouping Activity Chart, and Count to 120! Magnetic Number Chart to add to our curriculum as well as ink to print out activity pages.

  • $297 goal

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My Students

Each morning, students walk into my room with smiling faces ready to take on the first grade day. Students feel comfortable working in teams, communicating lesson ideas and questions together. By the end of the year, students feel confident and have a sense of pride in their work.

I teach first grade at a school that relies on parent involvement and funding.

The students range in ability levels and are highly motivated to learn. We have implemented Common Core instructional strategies through collaboration and at Common Core trainings and conferences this past year. The implementation of Common Core strategies will be the instructional focus for students this year. It is imperative that I have the tools and resources to properly implement these new strategies.

My Project

The tools I am requesting are CGI (cognitively guided instruction) math materials that will assist students learning in order to master skills. I am also requesting ink cartridges, so I can print out CGI math activities for students to prove their knowledge.

This donation will provide enough tools to help me teacher the Common Core goals I have learned through the trainings and conferences I have attended.

My students will be provided with many opportunities to work in small groups as they learn through each other and the content of lessons.

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Ms. Murtha
Grades PreK-2

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC165 - Place Value Activity Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 3 $89.97
DD447 - Regrouping Activity Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
PP187 - Count to 120! Magnetic Number Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
HP 564 Cyan/Magenta/Yellow Original Ink Cartridge Combo Bonus Pack • Amazon $27.99 1 $27.99
HP 564 (CB316WN) Black Original Ink Cartridge • Amazon $12.99 1 $12.99

Materials cost

$200.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.39

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.01

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$252.33

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.53

Total project goal

$296.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$296.86

4 Donors

-$295.08

Donations toward project cost

-$252.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.78

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$0.00

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