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Mrs. Quach from Los Angeles CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Financial Literacy Games

My students need board games to practice and master their knowledge of money and learn about collaboration.

  • $245 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are 5th graders from low-income immigrant families. They are English Language Learners. All of our students qualify for the free meal program. We are a Title I school, as well as a Performance Improvement School. Many of my students are struggling to learn and understand English with no help from their parents. We have a lot of latch key kids that go home every day alone and sit and watch TV. To ease the struggle, your donation will help me and motivate our English Learners the importance of financial literacy. Students learn more by practicing concepts in many ways such as team activities, games and real life connections.

My Project

Financial literacy is a skill all children should have starting at a young age. Teaching students about money will help them discover the relationships between earning, spending and saving. In doing this, children also begin to understand the value of money. Board games I am requesting will student learn about financial literacy and work through real life decisions.

The games will help students make better life decisions and better financial decisions while playing with our friends.

It will also help with their social skills since our classroom is all computers students barely get a chance to interact with each other. With the games, students will be learning about budgeting, retirement, savings, investments, borrowing money, and insurance.

Mrs. Quach
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Giant Tumbling Timbers • Amazon Business $79.99 1 $79.99
Jumbo Sequence Box Edition • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
The Game of Life - Amazon Exclusive • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Payday • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Monopoly Classic Game • Amazon Business $14.79 1 $14.79

Materials cost

$160.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$14.71

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.41

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$207.87

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.68

Total project goal

$244.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$244.55

1 Donor

-$47.19

Donations toward project cost

-$44.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.66

match offer

-$192.16

Match offer toward project cost

-$163.34

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.82

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.20

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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