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Ms. Cummings from Summerville SC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Game Day Friday - Making Math Fun!

Help me give my students math games to encourage them to learn math while having fun!

  • $366 goal

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My Students

Many students have a bad taste towards math before even entering my classroom. My goal is to make them realize how much fun it can be.

My students are 7th graders in a suburban community in the South Carolina Lowcountry.

Our school is located in a low-income area with a high population of students who receive free and reduced-price lunch.

Asking students to bring in supplies for projects or school activities can be a struggle since many students do not have the means for even basic necessities. And creating an environment where students feel welcome is important.

My Project

Every Friday we play math games in my class to help students build number sense, recall basic math facts, and problem solve, all while having fun. If I have a variety of games available for my students, it will keep them engaged and allow them to work on different skills each week without realizing it.

Middle school students often do not enjoy math and automatically think they are bad at it.

By building their math skills with game play, the students are able to have fun while becoming better at math. They begin to see patterns and learn more about math without even realizing it.

Ms. Cummings
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Conceptual Math Media Equate: The Equation Thinking Game • Amazon Business $64.99 1 $64.99
24 Game Two Pack: Includes 48 Single Digit Cards and 48 Double Digit Cards and Exclusive Tips Sheet! • Amazon Business $29.94 1 $29.94
Math for Love Prime Climb • Amazon Business $28.29 1 $28.29
Suntex International 24 Game: Integers (Ages 12+) • Amazon Business $20.48 1 $20.48
100+ Pack of Random Polyhedral Dice in Multiple Colors | At Least 15 Complete Sets | 4 Sided, 6 Sided, 8 Sided, 10 Sided, 12 Sided, 20 Sided and Percentile Dice Included |At Least 15 Color | Large Durable Velvet & Satin Dice Bag Included • Amazon Business $19.89 1 $19.89
Shut The Box Game by RNK Gaming • Amazon Business $17.84 1 $17.84
Absolute Zero Card Game - Family Fun Math Game! • Amazon Business $14.35 1 $14.35
Blitz Champz Football Card Game • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
JETEHO 20 Pcs Math Operation Dice Equation Dice Game Learning Resources Supplies for Kids Teacher Parents • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Learning Advantage The Original Fraction Dominoes - 45 Dominoes - Math Manipulative Game for Kids - Teach Equivalent, Adding and Subtracting Fractions • Amazon Business $10.71 1 $10.71
School Smart Fraction Dice - Set of 4 - White • Amazon Business $9.20 1 $9.20
ThinkFun Math Dice Chase - The Fun Game of Mathematical Hot Potato, Invented by a Math Teacher • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Koplow Games KOP12088 Decimal Dice Game Set • Amazon Business $5.32 1 $5.32

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