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Mrs. Spears from Dallas TX is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math Frenzy

My students need math resources including a set of math ten frames, a set of two-sided counters, a complete set of counting boxes, and a slide and count simple addition center.

  • $487 goal

This project expired on February 20, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are eager to learn. In an effort to instill a love of math, we are in need of activities to promote early math skills such as number recognition, counting, and basic operations. "The only way to learn mathematics is to do mathematics." -Paul Halmos

Most of my students are in a formal school setting for the first time.

I want to provide them with a rich experience to begin their school journey. My school is located in an urban society where struggles are an everyday occurrence. Learning can and should be fun and full of hands-on experiences that are engaging.

My Project

With the added resources my Prekindergarten students will be able to engage in activities that will prepare them for Kindergarten. I am asking for math resources including a set of math ten frames, a set of two-sided counters, a complete set of counting boxes, and a slide and count simple addition center. Recognizing the numbers as well as their value, counting various objects, and learning to perform basic addition and subtraction will help to build a solid foundation for future math concepts that my students will face throughout their school career as well as life experiences.

Donations to this project will enhance my classroom by providing my students with engaging activities to promote learning.

It is important that my students continue to love learning. I want them to realize that learning opens their mind and soul to a world of opportunity.

Mrs. Spears
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RR945 - Lakeshore Counting Boxes - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $195.00 1 $195.00
FF179 - Slide & Count Simple Addition Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
HH461 - Numbers & Counting Folder Game Library - Pre-K-K • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99
AA234 - Unlock It! Number Match • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
RA804 - Geometric Foam Shapes • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
PP939 - Jumbo Magnetic Ten-Frames - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
RA522 - Double-Sided Counters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
Learning Resources Mini Muffin Match Up • Amazon Business $18.05 1 $18.05

Materials cost

$377.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$413.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.00

Total project goal

$486.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$486.66

1 Donor

-$486.66

Donations toward project cost

-$413.66

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$73.00

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$0.00

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