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Mrs. Joyce from Nampa ID is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Through Games and Books!

Help me give my students the ability to learn through books and games.

  • $549 goal

This project expired on January 29, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I currently teach in a Title I (low income) elementary school. With 28 students, I have a wide range of abilities and needs. I also have a diverse socio-economic population of students, who come from a variety of home lives.

My students are brilliant, creative, and innovative.

They strive for success in everything that they do.

My students come to school everyday with an excitement to learn and a love to try new things. They also love any chance they get to collaborate with their peers and spread about the classroom as they dive into their work.

My Project

Although my students are in 5th grade, they are academically behind. Majority of my students are functioning on a 3rd grade academic level.

By providing my students with picture books and interactive games, such as the Mobi numerical tile game, my students will be able to work at their level in math.

This game requires students to create math equations, such as multiplication and subtraction.

Students will also be able to learn life and academic concepts through the requested picture books. Many of these books touch on academic skills, such as personification found in "The Pasta Family (Goes to Marinara Beach)."

Mrs. Joyce
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 28 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bananagrams and Appleletters Bundle Including Blizy Keychain • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Mobi - The Numerical Tile Game in a Whale Pouch • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Bananagrams Word-a-Melon: The Family-fun Word Search Game • Amazon Business $18.49 1 $18.49
Misunderstood Shark: Friends Don't Eat Friends • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
If Sharks Disappeared • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
The Girl With a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
The Bad Seed • Amazon Business $16.19 1 $16.19
Be Kind • Amazon Business $15.11 1 $15.11
Rosie Revere, Engineer • Amazon Business $14.89 1 $14.89
Earth! My First 4.54 Billion Years (Our Universe) • Amazon Business $14.57 1 $14.57
Misunderstood Shark • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Happy Dreamer • Amazon Business $13.90 1 $13.90
The Big Book of Girl Power (DC Super Heroes) • Amazon Business $13.77 1 $13.77
The Wall in the Middle of the Book • Amazon Business $12.75 1 $12.75
Imagine That!: How Dr. Seuss Wrote The Cat in the Hat • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Snail Mail • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Giraffe Problems • Amazon Business $12.32 1 $12.32
The Pasta Family (Goes to Marinara Beach) • Amazon Business $12.21 1 $12.21
Rescue and Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship • Amazon Business $12.14 1 $12.14
Eraser • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
I Am Human: A Book of Empathy • Amazon Business $10.52 1 $10.52
Jenga Classic Game • Amazon Business $10.26 1 $10.26
The Invisible Boy • Amazon Business $10.19 1 $10.19
The Recess Queen • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
I Am a Story • Amazon Business $9.67 1 $9.67
Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters: The Questioneers Book #1 • Amazon Business $9.33 1 $9.33
The Name Jar • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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