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Mrs. Pierre from Indianapolis IN is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creations of the Compass

My students need Staedtler Masterbow Comfort Student Compass and other tools to create constructions in geometry class.

  • $422 goal

This project expired on March 18, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

It's much easier to construct when you have the right tools to use.

My students are part of a diverse community where students are given the opportunity to explore and persevere.

My students are eager to learn and they love when lessons are differentiated so they can learn in different settings and by doing different activities other than paper and pencil for note taking.

My Project

My students will create different geometric constructions with the compasses. Students will work together in pairs, individually, and with partners to construct angle bisectors, perpendicular bisectors, centroids, and so forth. Students will toward the end of the year complete projects where they will create any geometric design using only geometry tools.

By funding this project, my students will have the necessary tools to be successful in geometry class.

They will be able to create many constructions using the compasses. Having these compasses will provide each of my students with the equal opportunity to be creative while learning in geometry.

Mrs. Pierre
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 75 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staedtler Masterbow Comfort Student Compass for Circles To 10.25 Inch Diameter, Lead and Pouch 951-40-wp • Amazon Business $9.99 15 $149.85
Staedtler Compass Replacement Leads, Pack Of 12 • Amazon Business $14.99 6 $89.94
Staedtler Halfpipe Pen-Style Compass, 12 Inch Diameter, 4 Leads (9582BK) • Amazon Business $6.39 10 $63.90
Staedtler Advanced Adj. Cntr Wheel Student Compass • Amazon Business $9.88 2 $19.76

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