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Mrs. Mosgeller from Batavia NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math for Life

Help me give my students real world math skills practice with a cash register, resources for banking, and digital math resources for my nonreaders.

  • $358 goal

This project expired on January 20, 2019.

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My Students

My students are unique individuals who are the sweetest souls. They work very hard on a daily basis to learn life skills, soft skills, job skills, and social skills.

I am one lucky teacher to be greeted by them each morning as they either get off the bus or get dropped of by their parents.

Some of our best conversations happen during this time as I get to hear about their night and the fun activities they do with their families.

Teaching these students is a dream come true!

My Project

My students learn math skills by applying real life skills. Students learn best using hands on materials such as a cash register for our classroom store, digital math resources for my students who are nonreaders that include pictures, and resources for my students who will learn banking skills.

These resources will allow my students to grow further.

My students learn best in small groups by using real life materials. They enjoy lots of movement around the room with the materials requested.

These materials will allow my students the opportunity to use pictures when solving math skills and identifying symbols they will see in the world outside of school.

Mrs. Mosgeller
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 11 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
BOOK BANKING FOR NONREADERS SOFTCOVER • School Specialty $94.64 1 $94.64
Casio PCR-T273 Electronic Cash Register - works on 120 V, 50/60Hz supply & needs memory backup batteries • Amazon Business $81.34 1 $81.34
CD BASIC PICTURE MATH: LEVEL 2 DIGITAL VERSION • School Specialty $66.24 1 $66.24
S and S Worldwide Sun Works and #174; Ground Wood Construction Paper 12"X18", 10-Color Asst. • Amazon Business $11.58 1 $11.58

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