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Ms. Bryant from Hephzibah GA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lighting Girl!!

My students need "The Miscalculations of Lighting Girl" in math class to increase their reading fluency and comprehension.

  • $319 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am the math inclusion special education teacher in a rural high school. The school has over 1,000 students that range from 9th to 12th graders in courses from Algebra I up to Advanced Mathematical Decision Making. The math inclusion class setting allows students who need extra support, in math, to receive the services without having to be pulled out of the classroom. Current district data indicates that students entering into the 9th-grade struggle with mathematical problem-solving. As a new teacher, my goal is to increase student achievement in the math department.

My Project

Reading fluency and comprehension are areas where most of our students struggle. These skills are traditionally taught and practiced in the literature classrooms.

I want to bring reading into the Pi dimension!

What better way to do this than by reading books related to math. The Miscalculation of Lighting Girl is the first book ona list of math related fiction books I want to incorporate into my classroom.

The students are not going to get better with other subject leaving all the work on the literature teacher. I believe that standing together as a whole can have a positive impact on our student overall well being.

Ms. Bryant
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl • Amazon Business $11.10 20 $222.00

Materials cost

$222.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.32

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$270.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.76

Total project goal

$318.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$318.41

4 Donors

-$318.41

Donations toward project cost

-$270.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.76

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$0.00

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