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Mrs. Grays from Cleveland OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning from Hands2Mind with Versa Tiles

Help me give my students fun, independent learning with Versa Tiles Math Classroom Kit.

  • $346 goal

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My Students

"You're off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so . . . Get on your way!" -- Dr. Seuss

Living by the words of Dr. Seuss, my students are uniquely special and amazing.

100% of my students receive free lunch. This population of urban, low poverty students excels in math and language arts. These inner-city students live in an extremely challenging environment with obstacles that make it difficult for them to play on the same playing ground as other neighboring schools children. Access to technology will allow them to travel to far off places and learn about the world around them.

Regardless of their economic challenges and limited resources, our students always strive for excellence. Their amazing brains allow them to solve complex problems and achieve above the rest. They allow no problem to go unsolved.

My Project

We are requesting Versa Tiles which will give my students a game-like experience while they practice crucial math skills. With no-prep, the students will immediately have the opportunity to practice these critical skills in a fun and exciting way.

The essence of math is not to make simple things complicated, but to make complicated things simple.

— Stan Gudder, American mathematician

Giving my students the opportunity to use the Versa Tiles makes learning fun because they need to solve puzzles. In addition, this amazing program supports 2019 content standards.

With the use of Versa Tiles, my students will answer engaging math questions by placing numbered tiles into the answer case. Then, they can instantly check their answers by flipping over the case to see if the pattern on the back matches the one on their current activity.

I will enjoy the convinces of no prep and no grading while the students enjoy the puzzle-inspired and hands-on practice.

Mrs. Grays
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
hand2mind VersaTiles Math Classroom Set, an Independent Self-Checking & Skill Practicing System (Grade 5), Aligned to State and National Standards • Amazon Business $259.95 1 $259.95

Materials cost

$259.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$293.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.86

Total project goal

$345.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$345.71

1 Donor

-$146.92

Donations toward project cost

-$146.92

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$172.86

Match offer toward project cost

-$146.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.93

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$25.93

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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