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Mrs. Turner from Andrews SC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Fixing the Fraction Frenzy

Help me give my students a variety of materials that will help them be successful when learning fractions.

  • $275 goal

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My Students

Our students are very diverse; made up of many different personalities who all enjoy having fun and learning at the same time.

Our school is a Title I school.

The students who attend are mainly from low-income families. It is also quite large, in fact we are the largest elementary school in our district, housing grades Pre-K through 5th.

We are a great BIG family and all share the same mission, which "is to meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of all students, enabling them to become life-long learners and productive members of society."

My Project

My students are studying fractions, and it seems to be a concept that most of them assume is to difficult for them. They frequently express that they "can't do" fractions or that fractions are "too hard."

The building fractions activities, fraction flip books, and games such as the fraction BINGO and fraction of the pizza will help build their confidence and encourage them to take chances and explore fractions with excitement instead of fear.

These activities will be used in small groups, rotations, and independent practice opportunities. These materials will provide students with fun and effective ways to practice fractions.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HH978 - Building Fractions Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
PP866 - Comparing Fractions Flip Books - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
PP863 - Fraction Number Lines Write & Wipe Boards - Set of 30 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
DD338 - Write & Wipe Thin-Line Markers - Class Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $27.99 1 $27.99
TT433 - Fraction of the Pizza Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
FF901 - Fractions Equivalency Puzzles • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
JJ392 - Fractions Bingo • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99

Materials cost

$186.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$13.18

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$232.91

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.10

Total project goal

$274.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$274.01

2 Donors

-$177.77

Donations toward project cost

-$155.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.50

match offer

-$91.34

Match offer toward project cost

-$77.64

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.70

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.90

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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