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  • $437 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Lee
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Literacy in Math Class

Help me give my students math related books to read during math class!

My Students

My students come to school every day ready to give and do their best. And their best is all I could ask for!

The students I teach are inquisitive, creative and hard working.

When faced with challenging math problems, they face them head on! They look for patterns and relationships between the numbers; they apply previously taught skills to help them solve the problems. They persevere and encourage each other. They use math drawings all the time. They are Mathematicians!

My Project

Many of my students struggle with literacy and math, so I want to provide them with math related books to help them improve in these subjects. The books I have selected all relate to a math concept we will learn throughout the year and they range in reading levels. Students will have opportunities to engage with the books independently, during small group or as a whole class read aloud.

Having a math-centered library will help my students to improve in math and literacy!

My students will have the chance to pick up a book to help them gain a better understanding of a math skill they have been struggling with. These books will also help improve their reading. Some of my students struggle more with reading than math, so a student can grab a book of a math skill that they have mastered and use that book to help them improve their reading by using phonics and decoding strategies to get through the book. I look forward to seeing my students grow as budding mathematicians and great readers!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Boy Who Loved Math: The Improbable Life of Paul Erdos • Amazon Business $17.09 1 $17.09
Math Potatoes: Mind-stretching Brain Food • Amazon Business $14.55 1 $14.55
Nothing Stopped Sophie: The Story of Unshakable Mathematician Sophie Germain • Amazon Business $14.04 1 $14.04
Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13 • Amazon Business $13.18 1 $13.18
The Best Of Times • Amazon Business $13.10 1 $13.10
I'm Trying to Love Math • Amazon Business $12.77 1 $12.77
Math Appeal: Mind-Stretching Math Riddles • Amazon Business $12.69 1 $12.69
The Girl With a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague (Amazing Scientists) • Amazon Business $12.20 1 $12.20
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race • Amazon Business $11.78 1 $11.78
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Money! (You Wouldn't Want to Live Without…) • Amazon Business $8.44 1 $8.44
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Clocks and Calendars! (You Wouldn't Want to Live Without…) • Amazon Business $8.41 1 $8.41
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Math! (You Wouldn't Want to Live Without…) • Amazon Business $8.41 1 $8.41
A Fraction's Goal ― Parts of a Whole (Math Is CATegorical ®) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Sir Cumference and the Great Knight of Angleland (A Math Adventure) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Sir Cumference and All the King's Tens: A Math Adventure • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
If You Were a Quadrilateral (Math Fun) • Amazon Business $7.95 1 $7.95
Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday • Amazon Business $7.86 1 $7.86
Sir Cumference and the First Round Table (A Math Adventure) • Amazon Business $7.84 1 $7.84
Fractions, Decimals, and Percents • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
Mystery Math: A First Book of Algebra • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
Sir Cumference and the Sword in the Cone • Amazon Business $7.55 1 $7.55
Millions, Billions, & Trillions: Understanding Big Numbers • Amazon Business $7.41 1 $7.41
Place Value • Amazon Business $7.40 1 $7.40
Sir Cumference and the Fracton Faire (Charlesbridge Math Adventures) • Amazon Business $7.40 1 $7.40
Perimeter, Area, and Volume: A Monster Book of Dimensions • Amazon Business $7.39 1 $7.39
Fractions in Disguise: A Math Adventure (Charlesbridge Math Adventures) • Amazon Business $7.29 1 $7.29
Sir Cumference and the Off-the-Charts Dessert • Amazon Business $7.26 1 $7.26
The Grapes Of Math • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
The Great Divide: A Mathematical Marathon • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Spaghetti And Meatballs For All! (Scholastic Bookshelf) • Amazon Business $6.97 1 $6.97
Full House: An Invitation to Fractions • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
The Greedy Triangle (Scholastic Bookshelf) • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
A Place for Zero (Charlesbridge Math Adventures) • Amazon Business $6.36 1 $6.36
Sideways Arithmetic From Wayside School • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
What's Your Angle, Pythagoras? (Charlesbridge Math Adventures) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
How Much Is a Million? (Reading Rainbow Books) • Amazon Business $4.63 1 $4.63

Materials cost

$317.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$19.04

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.76

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$371.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.48

Total project goal

$436.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$436.56

4 Donors

-$219.00

Donations toward project cost

-$186.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.85

match offer

-$217.56

Match offer toward project cost

-$184.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.63

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 75 students.

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