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Mrs. Hillyer from Houston TX is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Learn Algebra and Finances!

My students need rulers, protractors, markers, problem solving games like Rummikub, BingoBus-Algebra, 22Ku-du!; and books like Sir Cumfrence, for our math classroom.

  • $650 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

With the changes in our state curriculum, my students are struggling with new concepts. With more resources and manipulatives, I know my students will succeed!

My students need the opportunity to succeed... I teach in a low economic area in a predominantly Hispanic community.

Many of my students will be the first in their families to graduate or go to college. Several of my students don't have support from home and the only encouragement they get comes from their teachers. I know given the right opportunities, that they can become better and overcome any obstacles that come their way.

My Project

My students need rulers, protractors, markers, problem solving games like Rummikub, BingoBus-Algebra, 22Ku-du!; and books like Sir Cumfrence, for our math classroom. The resources requested will allow me to better serve my students. They will provide opportunities for my students to explore algebraic concepts and have more hands-on activities for discovery. The books I am requesting will illustrate math in a new way and provide introductions into discussion.

Donations to this project will improve my classroom by providing necessary materials for discovery learning.

These resources will change my students' lives for the better by allowing them opportunities for varied instruction and cooperative learning.

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Mrs. Hillyer
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 113 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Expo Low Odor Dry Erase Markers - 16 Color Set • Teachers' School Supply $29.60 3 $88.80
Pacon Corporation - Construc Ppr Gw Lwt Asst 9x12 500rm • Teachers' School Supply $16.69 4 $66.76
COOPERATIVE LEARNING & ALGEBRA • Teachers' School Supply $33.99 1 $33.99
COOPERATIVE LEARNING & PRE ALGEBRA • Teachers' School Supply $33.99 1 $33.99
Learning Resources - Pan Balance • Teachers' School Supply $27.99 1 $27.99
BAZIC 12-Inch (30cm) Shatterproof Flexible Ruler, Case of 24 (315-24) • Amazon $24.82 1 $24.82
Numeracy: Building Integer Fluency • Nasco $19.95 1 $19.95
Learning Resources - Power Solids 12/pk Translucent Plastic • Teachers' School Supply $17.99 1 $17.99
Rummikub® • Nasco $17.95 1 $17.95
3 Hole 12 Sheet Adjustable Hole Punch • Teachers' School Supply $16.60 1 $16.60
Bingo Bus - Algebra • Nasco $15.95 1 $15.95
6 Inch Protractor • Teachers' School Supply $0.39 35 $13.65
22 ku-du!™ • Nasco $12.95 1 $12.95
Small Pink Economy Wedge Erasers - 36 Count • Teachers' School Supply $12.00 1 $12.00
Happy Handle Stamp Set • Teachers' School Supply $9.99 1 $9.99
7 Ate 9™ Card Game • Nasco $8.95 1 $8.95
Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi (A Math Adventure) • Amazon $7.95 1 $7.95
What's Your Angle, Pythagoras? • Amazon $7.95 1 $7.95
Sir Cumference and the First Round Table (A Math Adventure) • Amazon $7.95 1 $7.95
Pythagoras and the Ratios: A Math Adventure • Amazon $7.54 1 $7.54
Sir Cumference and the Sword in the Cone • Amazon $7.50 1 $7.50
Baby Zoo Animals Stamp Set • Teachers' School Supply $6.99 1 $6.99
Swingline One Hole Paper Punch • Teachers' School Supply $2.94 1 $2.94

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