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Mrs. Shaffer from Friedens PA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

M is for Math

Help me give my students Math resources for hands-on learning that is fun!

  • $569 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My Kindergarten students have such a love for life! Their energy and sweet nature brighten my day. They are excited about learning, especially when the learning is hands on. They enter the classroom at various skill levels and work so hard to reach our many goals. It amazes me how driven and creative they are when presented with engaging problems to solve. Watching them build their self-esteem and watching their enthusiasm and sense of pride grow is truly heart warming.

My Project

Our math lessons teach about shapes, numbers, sorting, addition and subtraction. There are a lot of workbook pages involved in our math curriculum. I’d like to incorporate more hands-on activities with the light table to make sure students are engaged. They will be able to use these materials in small groups for math, but also during free play for exploration. I have already purchased a set of Keva planks and my students love them. We are in need of more to replicate and build bigger structures. Students build two-dimensional figures as well as three-dimensional creations. This is STEM at work!

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 13 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Light Cube • Kaplan Early Learning Company $225.86 1 $225.86
Light Table Accessory Kit • Kaplan Early Learning Company $53.96 1 $53.96
Light Cube Accessory Kit • Kaplan Early Learning Company $45.86 1 $45.86
KEVA(r) Structures 200 Plank Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $44.96 1 $44.96
Toddler Light Table Discovery Set - 84 Pieces • Kaplan Early Learning Company $31.46 1 $31.46
Dive into Shapes!tm • Kaplan Early Learning Company $26.99 1 $26.99
Toddler Light Table Shapes - 36 Pieces • Kaplan Early Learning Company $17.06 1 $17.06

Materials cost

$446.15

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.69

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$482.84

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.21

Total project goal

$568.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$568.05

4 Donors

-$276.00

Donations toward project cost

-$249.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.40

match offer

-$274.40

Match offer toward project cost

-$233.24

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.16

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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