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Mrs. Ivester from Gobles MI is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Financial Literacy Through Board Games

Help me give my students games that will help them understand the importance of financial literacy in today’s society!

  • $159 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are growing and maturing a lot in fourth grade and each day with them is a new experience. Our elementary school has a nurturing, family feel. We are a rural school where all staff works hard to provide everything our students may need.

My fourth graders are very active and my classroom is a positive environment to support growing bodies and minds!

I want to make fourth grade a memorable experience for all the students that enter my classroom! I want to be able to provide them with anything and everything they will need to have a successful year!

My Project

My students love board games in my fourth grade classroom, especially during our Friday skills time where students learn how to play a variety of board games while learning important skills of teamwork, communication and much more.

The Game of Life, Monopoly, Payday and others will give my students an engaging variety of board games while allowing them to have fun and play with classmates.

While using these games, students will be able to begin to understand the importance of money management and saving while having fun. It will allow them to use board games with friends and compete in a friendly manor while using money.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Monopoly Speed Board Game, Play in Under 10 Minutes, Fast-Playing Board Game for Ages 8 and Up, Game for 2-4 Players • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Monopoly Classic Game • Amazon Business $15.88 1 $15.88
Hasbro Gaming Risk Junior Game: Strategy Board Game; A Kid's Intro to The Classic Risk Game for Ages 5 and Up; Pirate Themed Game • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Game Of Life • Amazon Business $14.05 1 $14.05
Learning Resources Money Bags Coin Value Game, Money Recognition, Counting Game, Ages 7+ • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Winning Moves Games Pay Day, The Classic Edition • Amazon Business $12.29 1 $12.29
SET Enterprises Five Crowns Card Game • Amazon Business $11.92 1 $11.92

Materials cost

$103.11

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$134.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.76

Total project goal

$158.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$158.42

1 Donor

-$79.21

Donations toward project cost

-$67.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.88

match offer

-$79.21

Match offer toward project cost

-$67.33

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.88

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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