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Mrs. Sapienza from Louisville KY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fraction Tile Manipulatives Makes Math More Engaging and Hands-On

My students need fraction manipulative tiles and domino fraction games. These items would allow hands-on learning!

  • $365 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My multi-cultural students walk into our fourth and fifth grade classroom every day full of life, ready to learn, and excited for what is in store for them that day. Students from all over the city, as well as other countries, join together for another day of learning with each other. We talk, support each other, learn from our mistakes, and compromise to grow into productive citizens.

We are a Compassionate School which means that students not only receive a solid foundation in Common Core subjects but also learn and grow using traits/skills necessary to grow as young leaders and make a difference in the world.

Our school is a Title I school that provides a quality education via traditional and non-traditional pedagogies, to ESL and newcomers, students from highest poverty and varying family structures. My school provides all of our students with free lunch.

My Project

Using fractions is a life skill. Try explaining how fractions work without ever building a picture to represent this concept or having real life experiences using them. My students struggle with fractions! My students have a hard time understanding how to cut up whole parts into fractional parts and solve equations or even how to match pictures of fractions with written fractional words. However, there is a simple way to help them understand the concepts of fractions. Students experiencing hands-on exploration and learning!

My students need fractional tiles and domino games to help them build a fractional picture and to break them apart, find equivalent fractions, and so much more.

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

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ETA hand2mind Plastic Rainbow Fraction Tiles Bulk Classroom Kit with Storage Tote (Pack of 15) • Amazon Business $86.29 3 $258.87
ETA hand2mind Plastic Fraction and Decimal Dominoes Game (Set of 30) • Amazon Business $16.95 1 $16.95

Materials cost

$275.82

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$309.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.70

Total project goal

$364.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$364.66

1 Donor

-$364.66

Donations toward project cost

-$309.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.70

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$0.00

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