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Ms. Xiong from Sacramento CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Financial Literacy in Kindergarten -Part 2

Help me give my students magnetic chart and story sequencing instant learning center to learn more about financial literacy.

  • $185 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students have great imaginations and enjoyed playing different games with classmates in and outside of class time.

Kindergartners are so special......they remind me of how simple the world can be because they are still innocent and genuine.

They came from working class families and were eager to learn at school. Hands on learning created meaningful experiences for these students. When introducing new hands on learning materials and technology to them, they viewed those items as precious items they have yearned to experience. They have great imaginations and enjoyed playing different games with classmates in and outside of class time.

My Project

I believe a strong foundation in the development of mathematical skills begins with counting and understanding and identifying numbers, knowing how to add and subtract. This is why I want to make my math block as interactive as possible so students can enjoy learning.

Financial literacy and number sense go together and number sense is huge focus in kindergarten.

Number sense essentially refers to a student’s fluidity and flexibility with numbers. Financial literacy refers to the set of skills and knowledge that allows an individual to make informed and effective decisions with all of their financial resources.

The chart I am requesting will help teach financial literacy concept to my students. I plan to give out Mrs. Xiong dollars when they do great in school. Students can earn extra dollars by going up on each step of the behavior management chart. I am also requesting the match middle mounds and chart/story sequencing instant learning centers so after learning about financial literacy they can create their own stories and learn now to write their own stories about how to save and spend money.

Thank you for donating to this project and helping my kindergartners to be successful in learning.

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

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HH747 Pop Match Middle Sounds Game Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
GG566 Magnetic Behavior Management Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
TT833 Story Sequencing Instant Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99

Materials cost

$114.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.52

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$157.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.74

Total project goal

$184.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$184.95

2 Donors

-$80.48

Donations toward project cost

-$80.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$90.27

Match offer toward project cost

-$76.73

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.54

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.20

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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