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  • $166 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. M.
Grades 3-5
  • Sixty-Fifth Street Elementary School
  • Milwaukee, WI
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

Hands on Math for Special Needs Students

My students need a math strike game and card stock to make math manipulatives for class.

My Students

Do you remember sitting in your math class and having counters to aid you in early learning. Did you have the opportunity to have educational games to aid in your learning? My current students do not always have these materials.

I have the privilege to teach a group of special education students in an urban environment.

All of my students receive free lunch. Most of my students have a cognitive disability or an other health impairment. My students LOVE to come to school and are making huge academic gains. However, our district does not provide the resources that they so desperately want and need.

My Project

I am requesting a light and strike math game that covers all basic operations. This will be motivating for my students to use and it will cover many different areas in math. I am also asking for color card stock to use to make manipulatives to aid in math comprehension strategies.

My students DESERVE the best.

Unfortunately, special education students tend to be at the bottom of the supply totem pole. My students require specialized instruction and materials to aid in their learning, and with your help this will occur.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EG808 - Light & Strike Math Game • Lakeshore Learning $44.95 1 $44.95
Wausau 65lb. Astrobrights Card Stock Cosmic Orange • Quill $16.19 1 $16.19
Wausau 65lb. Astrobrights Card Stock Pulsar Pink • Quill $16.19 1 $16.19
Wausau 65-lb. Astrobrights Card Stock Planetary Purple • Quill $16.19 1 $16.19
Domtar 67-lb. Cover Stock Green • Quill $10.79 1 $10.79

Materials cost

$104.31

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$140.87

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.86

Total project goal

$165.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$165.73

3 Donors

-$144.55

Donations toward project cost

-$140.87

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.68

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$21.18

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

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