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Ms. Nelson from Dickinson TX is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Magic in Mathematics via Room Transformation

My students need dress up items in order to help create magic in the classroom with our room transformations to keep mathematics engaging!

  • $251 goal

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My Students

Hello! I teach 5th grade mathematics for about 80 students on the coast in Texas. My students are my world which is why I am trying to provide them with some more engaging materials for this next school year. My focus is room transformations.

These special students are resilient, hard working, and understand that education is power.

They recently endured the heart of Hurricane Harvey, the loss of several teachers in the middle of the year, and the Santa Fe school shooting was a little too close to home for us.

I am so proud of their drive to make it to school every day with a smile on their face. Thank you for considering us for your donation!

My Project

In my request, one might see a variety of dress up and "toys", but don't let these items fool you, we are doing serious business, such as investigating a mystery on who flipped the fraction (dividing fractions) using the magnifying glasses.

We will also be under construction due to the multiplying fraction menace (the hard hats, vest, and caution tape).

Last, we will finally relax when we set up our restaurant and learn how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide the prices of our food order with our checkered tablecloths. Thanks for helping us get invested in our learning!

Ms. Nelson
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 80 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
XSHIELD XS0008-10,High Visibility Safety Vest with Silver Stripe,ANSI Class Unrated,Universal Size,Pack of 10 (Orange) • Amazon Business $28.00 3 $84.00
JORESTECH Eyewear Protective Safety Glasses, Polycarbonate Impact Resistant Lens Pack of 12 (Multi-Colors) • Amazon Business $12.00 2 $24.00
Plastic Red and White Checkered Tablecloths for Rectangle Tables 54 x 108'' Disposable Table Covers for Picnic and Parties(4 Pack) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Caydo 24 Pieces 12 Colors Children's Artists Fabric Aprons for Kitchen, Classroom, Community Event, Crafts and Art Painting Activity • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Funny Party Hats Dress Up Hats - Construction Hats - Soft Plastic Hats by (24 Pack) • Amazon Business $14.74 1 $14.74
Yellow Caution Barricade Tape 3" X 1000 ft • Bright Yellow with a Bold Black Print for High Visibility • 3" wide for Maximum Readability • Tear Resistant Design • Caution Tape. • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
HUJI Plastic Magnifying Glasses for Children's Party Favors Birthday Parties School (24 PCS, Magnifying Glasses) • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95

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