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Ms. O'Brien from Wilmer AL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Hands On Learning

My students need power pens and quizzes to practice math skills in workstations.

  • $294 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is located in a high poverty area. For the fourth year in a row, breakfast and lunch are available to all students at no charge.

My students teach me new things everyday and I can only hope they learn something from me.

This is my third year to teach fourth grade and my hope is to instill a love of learning in my students.

I team teach and between the two classes, I have forty students in my classroom throughout the school day. I have discovered that each student is special in their own way.

My Project

As a math teacher, I usually teach everything whole group. This year, I am trying some new things. One thing I want to do is implement centers/workstations into the math block. By doing this, I will be able to teach in small groups and really see who understands the concepts and who does not. I will use the data gathered from small groups to pull students for enrichment and intervention.

I want to use the PowerPen and Quiz Cards as one of the centers/workstations.

These will allow students to review and practice 4th grade math standards. These pens and quizzes will give the students immediate feedback on their understanding of the concepts.

Ms. O'Brien
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BD530X - Power Pen!® - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 2 $79.98
BD525 - Place Value Power Pen!® Quiz Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 3 $29.97
BD526 - Fractions Power Pen!® Quiz Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 3 $29.97
BD527 - Multiplication Power Pen!® Quiz Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 3 $29.97
BD528 - Division Power Pen!® Quiz Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 3 $29.97

Materials cost

$199.86

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.29

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$249.15

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.97

Total project goal

$293.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$293.12

1 Donor

-$187.77

Donations toward project cost

-$180.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

match offer

-$81.04

Match offer toward project cost

-$68.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.16

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$24.31

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$0.00

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