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Teacher Andrews from Pueblo CO is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Make Math Fun Again!

Help me give my students fraction tiles, square color tiles, and two-color counters for conceptual, hands-on math understanding!

  • $436 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from a low socioeconomic urban city. The young student leaders are eager to learn. They love school and the environment in the classroom. The students love reading, especially using online programs with Epic, IXL, and Freckle. However, the students do not have one-to-one devices.

The students and teachers participate in the Leader in Me program which teaches leadership skills to the students.

This program really helps students grow and learn adult social and behavioral skills. Most support for our students comes from the school and the school's staff members.

My Project

My students need math manipulatives to help bring a strong conceptual understanding of mathematical concepts. Hands-on math manipulation is proven to help all students understand math concepts.

In third grade, we teach mathematical concepts that help build on future math concepts.

Without a true understanding of these concepts, students struggle with math the rest of their lives.

My students need these manipulatives to help build a visual display of math concepts such as arrays and groups in multiplication and division. They need square tiles to help build concepts of area and perimeter. They need fraction bars to help build concepts of fractions such as naming, identifying unit fractions, comparing fractions, and adding and subtracting fractions.

Teacher Andrews
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fraction Tiles with Tray • Nasco $7.80 30 $234.00
Plastic Square Color Tiles • Nasco $14.95 2 $29.90
Two-Color Counters - Bulk • Nasco $24.50 1 $24.50

Materials cost

$288.40

Vendor shipping charges

$28.84

State sales tax

$18.46

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$370.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.30

Total project goal

$435.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$435.33

1 Donor

-$218.00

Donations toward project cost

-$185.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.70

match offer

-$217.33

Match offer toward project cost

-$184.73

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.60

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$0.00

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