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Mrs. Robinson from Atlanta GA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Get Your Money Right and Tight!

My students need a fun, interactive, engaging introduction to financial literacy with a variety of monopoly board games, math games, and math journals to reflect on their attitude toward the state of the economy.

  • $268 goal

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My Students

My international students make up a classroom of diverse students from several different countries including China, Africa, Peru, Haiti, Mexico, and the Dominican Republic. They are mostly newcomers to the United States and are learning the English language for the first time. The multicultural classroom not only allows students opportunity to speak English effectively but also the opportunity to learn tolerance and respect for other cultures in a positive, nurturing climate. The objective is to learn to speak English fluently.

Even though the students are new to the country, they exhibit tremendous respect for education.

There is a value placed on education, and it is reflected in their work ethics. The students strive to attempt and complete all assignments with enthusiasm. The zeal created in this atmosphere is amazing and contagious.

My Project

These financial resources will promote economical literacy and help students understand the significance of socioeconomics in their community. It will encourage students to learn and appreciate financial literacy in fun but non threatening setting. In the journals, students will write about their perception of the economy and their attitudes toward money. Students will participate in prewriting activities before experiencing the game of financial literacy and respond to post writing after the monopoly experience. Also student will be introduced to a list of financial terms that they will define and be able to reference periodically from their journals. The resources will impact the students’ live because it will improve their financial literacy so that they understand the value of the American dollar.

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

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This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Math Journal Set Of 10 • Teachers' School Supply $24.99 2 $49.98
Money (5 Books) • AKJ Education $42.55 1 $42.55
Monopoly The Mega Edition • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Wiebe Carlson Associates - Managing My Allowance Game • Teachers' School Supply $23.99 1 $23.99
Monopoly Classic Game • Amazon Business $14.79 1 $14.79
Monopoly Junior Board Game • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59

Materials cost

$174.89

Vendor shipping charges

$8.14

State sales tax

$12.07

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$227.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.19

Total project goal

$267.91

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$267.91

2 Donors

-$133.07

Donations toward project cost

-$114.61

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.46

match offer

-$133.07

Match offer toward project cost

-$113.11

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.96

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.77

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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