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Ms. Bako from Las Vegas NV is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Hands-On Math

Help me give my students new hands-on ways to learn math concepts in different ways.

  • $309 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I have the privilege to teach fourth grade at a diverse public school. I teach at a Title I school in Nevada in which a high percentage of my students come from bilingual homes and receive free or reduced-price lunch. My school serves a low-income population in which most students are English Language Learners. A portion of these students only receives exposure to English in school. They work with great enthusiasm and effort to improve their English and progress toward a mastery of the language.

My students face tough obstacles in their lives but arrive at school smiling and ready to learn.

They love their teachers. Our school truly is a community and a family. We each do our part as a ​student and teacher. We work side by side with one mission in mind: our students’ success.

My Project

These materials will provide a hands-on approach for my students to understand math concepts. It will allow me to provide differentiated groups and learning to my students in order for them to really develop a deep understanding of concepts like number lines, decimals, and fractions. This hands-on learning helps me show my students that learning can be fun. Most of my students come from low-income homes and learning games are not an option for them. This would allow them to have access to the materials during tutoring and downtime in class. The students selected the games that would be best for them and are excited.

Ms. Bako
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
QUIZMO® Math Game Series - Intermediate, Grades 3-8 • AKJ Education $87.59 1 $87.59
Fraction Games • AKJ Education $56.09 1 $56.09
Fraction City • AKJ Education $17.51 1 $17.51
math-fact-oh! Fractions • AKJ Education $16.05 1 $16.05
Pizza Fraction Fun™ Game • AKJ Education $14.59 1 $14.59
Fractions & Decimals QUIZMO® • AKJ Education $13.13 1 $13.13
Hot Dots® Math Flash Cards Fractions • AKJ Education $7.29 1 $7.29

Materials cost

$212.25

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.66

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$262.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.25

Total project goal

$308.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$308.34

2 Donors

-$145.42

Donations toward project cost

-$141.67

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

match offer

-$141.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$120.42

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$21.25

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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