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  • $460 goal

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Ms. Kribbs
Grades PreK-2
  • Morgan Elementary School
  • Chicago, IL
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Making Mini Mathematicians

The cost of various materials for a math center, including Clipboard Math Graphing Cards and Black Write & Wipe Markers (from Lakeshore Learning) is $460, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

Hi! I teach second grade on the South Side of Chicago in an area of high poverty. Math is one of the most pressured times of the day because I am desperately trying to bring my students on level. The majority of my students entered knowing how to do only simple addition up to 4 + 5= 9. By the end of the year, if all goes well, they will be carrying and borrowing double digit numbers, counting money and making change, telling time, estimating and measuring, interpreting graphs and doing word problems. It's a big goal, but that is where they need to be in order to be successful in third grade. Luckily, you can help! To be as strategic as possible, I want to implement two to three days of math centers a week. This way, I can place students at the area where they are having trouble and meet all of the students?needs at the same time. This will also help me to push the students who are picking up math very easily and support the ones that are having a very hard time. We have too far to go still to waste any instructional time. Please help me make math as effective and efficient as possible. This proposal is one of a series asking for parts of a second grade math center.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT620X - Independent Math Centers - Set 1 • Lakeshore Learning $99.50 1 $99.50
TT660X - Independent Math Centers - Set 2 • Lakeshore Learning $99.50 1 $99.50
TT469X - Kids? Clipboard - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning $35.00 2 $70.00
GG449 - Clipboard Math Graphing Cards • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
BC123 - Black Write & Wipe Markers - Thin-Line • Lakeshore Learning $4.95 6 $29.70

Materials cost

$318.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$377.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.80

Total project goal

$460.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$460.00

2 Donors

-$434.34

Donations toward project cost

-$377.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.09

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$25.72

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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