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Ms. Lonon from Dallas TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Gaming Cabinet!

Help me give my students a secure storage cabinet for the board games we keep in the classroom.

  • $379 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students think critically about information presented to them and draw their own conclusions. They operate well in the midst of differences, knowing not everyone will have the same beliefs/outlook, and my students respect that. They listen to an array of music. They challenge each other in conversation. They are curious and brave during dialogues about race. They love and support each other in life and content. They teach each other chess and how to solve the Rubik's cube. They are six teams (periods) strong.

My Project

Games include multiple sets of Catan, Monopoly, Anti-Monopoly, Mah Jong, Planet, Scrabble, Chickapig, Cards, Forbidden Desert, Chess, Code Names, and more!

We play each of these games.

Then, we review/learn a related math topic. For example, during our Catan unit, we studied permutations and combinations. During our Monopoly unit, we explored loans through the home buying process and studied exponential equations. And so on...

The game truly acts as stress relief, as they get to play games. However, it also bears a good amount of challenging thought, as students determine the best strategy and they connect a math skill to their gameplay.

Ms. Lonon
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sandusky Value Line 72" Welded Steel Storage Cabinet with 4 Shelves, Black (VF31301572-09) • Quill.com $224.99 1 $224.99
Super Duper Carry All Cart Rolling Storage • Quill.com $37.79 1 $37.79
Freight Desc • Quill.com $25.00 1 $25.00

Materials cost

$287.78

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.32

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$322.10

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.84

Total project goal

$378.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$378.94

3 Donors

-$378.94

Donations toward project cost

-$322.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.84

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$0.00

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