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Mrs. Myers from Noble OK is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Critical Thinking With Osmo

Help me give my students Osmo Gaming Systems to enhance creativity and critical thinking skills.

  • $227 goal

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My Students

My students are fifth grade students that enjoy coming to school. It is a place for them to come and have their needs taken care of, whether it is physical or emotional. It is a safe place to come and make friends and enjoy learning. Our school is a Title I school that has a high percentage of students receiving free or reduced-priced lunches. However, our students love coming to school every day. Our staff's number one priority is the students. We make learning fun!

I have high expectations for my students, therefore I teach in a way that allows students to demonstrate their deeper thinking and develop rigor of State Standards by communicating their thinking, participating in class discussions, using academic vocabulary, and transferring skills between subject areas.

My Project

The Osmo game system for the iPad will allow my students to build word recognition and develop mathematical thinking. The focus will be on developing word recognition in order to build communication through writing and speaking. The Osmo will also develop a learning environment that promotes critical mathematical thinking. It will allow students to discover math concepts and how math works in the world around us. The project will create a student led environment in the classroom with the teacher being the facilitator. Small group tasks can help limit math anxiety and promote self-confidence.

The Osmo game system will also be used for coding.

The students will develop a deep understanding of coding and see how it is used everyday in the world around us. The Osmo will implement lessons that allow students to complete high cognitive demand performance tasks as individuals or small groups. It will help students realize learning math and science can be fun!

Mrs. Myers
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Osmo iPad Base • Amazon Business $33.00 3 $99.00
Osmo Detective Agency: A Search & Find Mystery Game That Explores The World! (Base Required) • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99

Materials cost

$138.99

Vendor shipping charges

$10.23

State sales tax

$11.33

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$192.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.99

Total project goal

$226.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$226.62

2 Donors

-$149.38

Donations toward project cost

-$126.98

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.40

Matching donations from our partners

-$77.24

Match offers toward project cost

-$65.65

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.59

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$0.00

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