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Ms. Sigala from San Jose CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Math Center: Hands on, Differentiated Learning

The cost of five math books from Barnes and Noble and five math manipulatives from Lakeshore Learning is $263, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $263 goal

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I teach kindergarten at a Title I school in East San Jose, Ca. Eighteen of my twenty students are English language learners, and all receive free or reduced lunch. My student's academic ability greatly differs. I have students who come into kindergarten being able to count passed 100, and those who do not know enough English to even say the number 1. I have students who are learning addition and subtraction while others are still learning how to count. In order to differentiate and teach my students at their individual appropriate instructional level, I am asking for math books and manipulatives that will help me create math centers. Centers are a great instructional strategy that allows for students to be working on many different learning goals all at the same time. Centers also allow for students to be productively working independently, freeing valuable time for me to work with those students who are struggling worse. Many of these centers are reproducible. I would easily be able to share them with my colleagues in Kindergarten and First grade. With your generous donation, my class, as well as seven others would benefit just this year. These products will be used for many years to come. Thank you very much.

Ms. Sigala
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 160 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EE138 - Shop & Play Money Box • Lakeshore Learning $36.95 1 $36.95
XT651 - Reading & Math File Folder Games - Gr. 1 • Lakeshore Learning $21.99 1 $21.99
LA1758 - Hands-On Measuring Center • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
Take It to Your Seat: Math K-1 Jill Norris, Jo Ellen Moore, Joy Evans (Editor), Sally Springer (Illustrator) • Barnes and Noble $19.79 1 $19.79
Shoe Box Learning Centers: Counting: 30 Instant Centers With Reproducible Templates and Activities That Help Kids Practice Important Math Skills-Independently! Immacula A. Rhodes • Barnes and Noble $11.69 1 $11.69
Math Mats & Games: Measurement Mary Rosenberg • Barnes and Noble $10.79 1 $10.79
Math Mats & Games: Time Mary Rosenberg • Barnes and Noble $10.79 1 $10.79
Math Mats & Games: Money Mary Rosenberg • Barnes and Noble $10.79 1 $10.79
TT427 - Counting Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning $9.95 1 $9.95
RR294 - Money Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning $9.95 1 $9.95

Materials cost

$162.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$215.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.25

Total project goal

$262.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$262.50

3 Donors

-$235.42

Donations toward project cost

-$215.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.17

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$27.08

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$0.00

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