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Mrs. Herington from Camas WA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Make Math Fun: Family Engaged Math Book Bags

My students need children's books for family math book bags to see themselves as math learners and to feel confident in their math abilities.

  • $384 goal

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My Students

I teach kindergarten in a small, milltown public school. My kindergartners come from various backgrounds and each one brings in their own "funds of knowledge." They are inquisitive, creative, and compassionate. We strive to create a community of learners with the building blocks of being safe, respectful and responsible.

We come to school each day ready to learn and grow academically, socially, and emotionally.

We are lucky to have support within our district that supports an age-appropriate learning environment. When you walk into my room it might look like play...but we are learning in everything that we do.

My Project

My goal is to connect students and their families through fun engaging math book bags. These math book bags have great discussion questions and activities that will make math fun for both the parents and child. These book bags will go home with the students on Monday. During the week families can read these great books to their child, use the discussion questions to facilitate, and then do the fun activity suggestions to practice their math skills.

Through rich and diverse literature, my students and their families will be able to see themselves as mathematicians and the relevance of math in our everyday life.

Besides being a kindergarten teacher I am also the early learning math and equity representative and my hope is to one day bring these book bags into all of our kindergarten rooms.

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Counting on Frank • Amazon Business $27.00 1 $27.00
Which One Doesn't Belong?: A Shapes Book • Amazon Business $15.84 1 $15.84
A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars • Amazon Business $14.76 1 $14.76
ONE Very Big Bear • Amazon Business $14.06 1 $14.06
Sheep Won't Sleep: Counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s • Amazon Business $13.86 1 $13.86
My Rows and Piles of Coins • Amazon Business $13.32 1 $13.32
Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building • Amazon Business $13.26 1 $13.26
The Goggle-Eyed Goats • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Thunder Boy Jr. (Bccb Blue Ribbon Picture Book Awards (Awards)) • Amazon Business $12.76 1 $12.76
You Are Not Small • Amazon Business $11.55 1 $11.55
One Family • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Absolutely One Thing: Featuring Charlie and Lola • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
The Name Jar • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Counting Crocodiles • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Two of Everything • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
The Ugly Vegetables • Amazon Business $7.94 1 $7.94
Please, Baby, Please • Amazon Business $7.74 1 $7.74
Subway • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Mr. George Baker (Reading Rainbow Books) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
How Many Kisses Do You Want Tonight? • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Eyes, Nose, Fingers, and Toes: A First Book All About You • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
A Chair for My Mother 25th Anniversary Edition (Reading Rainbow Books) • Amazon Business $6.64 1 $6.64
My Name Is Yoon • Amazon Business $6.63 1 $6.63
Good Night, Gorilla (Picture Puffins) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
More More More, Said the Baby Board Book (Caldecott Collection) • Amazon Business $5.19 1 $5.19
Feast for 10 • Amazon Business $4.95 1 $4.95
Handa's Surprise: Read and Share (Reading and Math Together) • Amazon Business $3.74 1 $3.74

Materials cost

$268.77

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$23.52

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.03

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$326.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$57.59

Total project goal

$383.91

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$383.91

5 Donors

-$289.37

Donations toward project cost

-$256.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.91

match offer

-$82.19

Match offer toward project cost

-$69.86

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.33

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$12.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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