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Ms. Balliett from Philadelphia PA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fun, Fun, Math Manipulatives!

Help me give my students engaging, fun math manipulatives and organization for them!

  • $552 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This year, I have a class full of energetic and eager 2nd graders! They deserve the best possible learning environment to help them grow and succeed as I know they can achieve so much!

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." -Nelson Mandela

When in my classroom, we are all scientists, teammates, authors, mathematicians, artists, dreamers, and world-changers. My students work every day to better ourselves to better the world we live in.

My Project

My second grade students are at all different levels in math and, therefore, they require a variety of math manipulatives to support and challenge them! Research shows that utilizing math manipulatives helps more quickly guide them towards mastery of math concepts.

"The only way to learn mathematics is to do mathematics."

Along with math manipulatives comes the need for organization. The storage included will help keep our materials organized so my students can be self sufficient and retrieve materials as needed. It will also help keep our classroom running smoothly by ensuring everything is always in its place!

Ms. Balliett
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Office Star 3-Drawer Metal File Cabinet, Pink Finish • Amazon Business $103.09 1 $103.09
Finnhomy 15-Drawer Rolling Cart,Storage Rolling Carts with Semi-Transparent Mutli Color Drawers, Organizer Cart for School, Office, Home, Beauty Salon,Utility Cart with Wheels • Amazon Business $79.99 1 $79.99
Learning Resources Gear Clock, 4 Inch, Teacher Helper, Classroom Accessories, Set of 6, Ages 5+ • Amazon Business $10.89 5 $54.45
Learning Resources Mathlink Cubes, Homeschool, Educational Counting Toy, Math Cubes, Early Math Skills, Math Manipulatives, Set of 100 Cubes, Ages 5+ • Amazon Business $18.09 2 $36.18
Melissa & Doug Dominoes Tabletop Game (28 Tiles in Wooden Storage Box, Great Gift for Girls and Boys - Best for 4, 5, 6 Year Olds and Up) • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Gejoy 10 Pack Transparent Spinners Dry Erase Math Game Spinner with Rotating Arrow • Amazon Business $10.58 3 $31.74
Educational Insights Play Money - Coins, Bills, Realistic Play Money, Two-sided, Ages 5-9 • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Learning Resources Giant Magnetic Ten-Frame Set, Classroom Math Set, Magnetic Whiteboard Set, Set of 4, Ages 5+ • Amazon Business $18.64 1 $18.64
Didax Educational Resources Magnetic Fraction Tiles • Amazon Business $15.86 1 $15.86
BEBONCOOL Wireless Presenter Remote, 2.4GHz Wireless USB Presenter PowerPoint Remote PPT Clicker for Presentation • Amazon Business $13.76 1 $13.76
Pacon Chart Tablet, 24 x 16 Inches, 1-1/2 Inch Ruled Long Way, 25 Sheets - 384810 • Amazon Business $9.04 1 $9.04
GG582 Place Value HandsOn Student Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 1 $5.99

Materials cost

$432.71

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$469.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.80

Total project goal

$552.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$552.00

4 Donors

-$290.41

Donations toward project cost

-$252.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.31

Matching donations from our partners

-$255.41

Match offers toward project cost

-$217.10

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.31

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.18

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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