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Mrs. Kapps from Rome NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Hands-on Math for Firsties!

Help me give my students wooden rekenreks and number paths to make addition and subtraction engaging.

  • $192 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are excited to come to school each day. They have so much energy and a strong desire to learn and grow. I love making learning fun for them through hands-on learning activities. My students are six and seven and they are learning how to read, write, add, and subtract. Many of my students have come into first grade well below grade level. They have a strong desire to learn.

My students are our future.

They have a wide range of academic, social, and emotional needs. I want to ensure that they become productive citizens someday. I want to provide them with appropriate materials to help them become readers, writers, and mathematicians.

My Project

My first graders need hands on materials for learning at home and school! My firsties need engaging tools to make learning math fun!

Rekenreks and number paths are math tools that will help my students learn how to add, subtract, count, compose, and decompose numbers.

With the rekenreks and number paths I will be able to model the math skill we are working on so that the students can follow along using their own tool. I know these tools will provide hands-on learning as my first graders develop their math skills!

Mrs. Kapps
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 25 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
hand2mind 20-Bead Wooden Rekenrek Abacus Answer Boards, Colored Abacus for Kids Math, Counting Math Manipulatives, Bead Counters for Kids Math, Learn Counting, Homeschool Supplies (Set of 4) • Amazon Business $19.09 5 $95.45
hand2mind - 86885 Number Paths with Activity Guide, Early Learning, Math Education, Addition, Subtraction, Age 5+ (Pack of 6) • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95

Materials cost

$113.40

Vendor shipping charges

$17.28

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$162.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.66

Total project goal

$191.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$191.04

4 Donors

-$165.38

Donations toward project cost

-$162.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$25.66

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$0.00

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