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Ms. Gambardella from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Make Learning Fun!

Help me give my students a wide variety of manipulatives, along with other educational games and flash cards!

  • $359 goal

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My Students

I am one lucky individual to have such a wonderful job as a teacher. I teach at a small Title I school where the demographic at our school includes students from a diverse set of backgrounds, cultures, and socioeconomic statuses, and home lives.

Amazing group of 3rd graders who are eager to learn!

The students in my classroom love learning and the method and environment in which they learn best varies greatly.

My Project

These various educational materials will help make a difference in my students' learning by giving them different ways to further their education in a fun and interactiveway!

My students need more hands-on materials to help them practice new skills they are learning, as well as skills they have previously learned.

The decoding flash cards, word family flash cards, vowel team flash cards, cvc word builders activity, and the phonics game will help my students review skills they learned already in a fun way! All of the math materials like linking cubes, rulers, geometric shapes, magnetic fractions, color counters, time clock, multiplication flash cards, along with the many other math items listed will help give various learning opportunities to my students and allow them to explore with a purpose, as well as develop a deeper understanding of the concept they are being taught. Not only will these manipulatives help students with their education, but they will also increase student engagement and interest!

Ms. Gambardella
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
hand2mind Linking Pop Cubes, Educational Counting Math Toy (Set of 500) • Amazon Business $40.53 1 $40.53
Learning Resources Double-sided Magnetic Money, Classroom Whiteboard Accessories, Teacher Aids, 45 Pieces, Ages 5+ • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Edupress EP-2432 169 Math in a Color-Coded Multiplication Flash Cards, 1.5" Height, 4.5" Wide, 5" Length (705 count) • Amazon Business $19.36 1 $19.36
Really Good Stuff Greater Than Or Less Than Student Manipulatives – Set of 12, Assorted (B071RRXSV9) • Amazon Business $16.94 1 $16.94
2 Pack Math Posters - Multiplication Table Chart & Math Symbols Vocabulary - Times Table for Kids, Homeschool Supplies, Materials, Classroom Decorations, Learning Posters Classroom, Laminated, 18x24 • Amazon Business $15.97 1 $15.97
Skoolzy Geometric Shapes Montessori Toys - 7 Jumbo 3D Geometric Solids Preschool Learning Toys - Math Manipulatives Geometry Set Geo Blocks for Kids | Elementary Homeschool Supplies | Tote & eBook • Amazon Business $13.97 1 $13.97
Learning Resources Magnetic Pizza Fractions • Amazon Business $13.96 1 $13.96
Learning Resources Plastic Pattern Blocks, Homeschool, Shape Recognition, Early Math Skills, Set of 250, Ages 4+ • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Creative Teaching Press Close Reading Mini Bulletin Board, Gr. 3-5 (0608) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Carson Dellosa Judy Clock Bulletin Board Set (110185) • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
Dry Erase Erasers 40 Pack, EAONE Magnetic Whiteboard Dry Erasers Chalkboard Cleaner Wiper for Classroom Home Office, Green • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Learning Resources Pretend and Play, Play Money, Counting, Math, Currency, 150 Pieces, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
hand2mind Foam Two-Color Counters For Kids Ages 5-8, Math Supplies For Early Math Learners, Math Manipulatives For Counting, Grouping, And Bingo Chips, Homeschool Supplies (Pack of 200) • Amazon Business $9.26 1 $9.26
20 Pack Clear Plastic Ruler 12 Inch Straight Ruler Flexible Ruler With Inches and Metric for School Classroom, Home, or Office (Clear) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
TREND enterprises, Inc. Vowels & Vowel Teams Skill Drill Flash Cards • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Junior Learning CVC Word Builders Activity Cards • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
Decoding Flashcards • Amazon Business $7.80 1 $7.80
Learning Resources Pop for Blends Game, Phonics Game, 2-4 Players, 92 Cards, Ages 6+ • Amazon Business $7.46 1 $7.46
Carson Dellosa | Word Families Flash Cards | Word Endings Sounds, Preschool, 54ct • Amazon Business $2.99 1 $2.99

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