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Ms. Saraceno from Apalachin NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math Games Glore!

My students need fun math board games and activities to play in order to help them learn their basic math skills.

  • $177 goal

This project expired on July 21, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult." -Seneca.

My students are so caring and have such a desire to learn.

However, they do not learn the same way as most students do. They need fun, hand-on games that help them "forget" they're even learning. Let's help give them the tools they need to do this! Our students are unique.

All of our students have some type of academic special needs as well as social and emotional needs that prevent them from learning the same way as their peers. Most of my kids have experienced things that kids their age should not have to experience. They have grown up too fast, and it has left very little time to focus on positive activities. Our school can be quite hectic at times. I want to give them a reason to look forward to school and a place for them to show their creativity and have fun learning how to make friends and keep them!

My Project

I have noticed so far this year that my students can't always sit down and listen to me teach for 20 minutes or work on a worksheet for math. They need more interactive activities and I want to give it to them. They are getting bored with the couple of math games that i do have, but they sure do enjoy playing games in order to learn. This project is for them to be able to have fun and learn basic math skills in the project. There games will also help them work better with others, which is important as well.

Ms. Saraceno
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT405 - Read the Clock! Time Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
Sums in Space - An Addition & Subtraction Math Game for Kids • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Learning Resources Pizza Fraction Fun Game, 13 Fraction Pizzas • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95
LC1279 - The Allowance Game® • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
Tiny Polka Dot • Amazon Business $14.65 1 $14.65
Learning Advantage 4080 The Original Fraction Dominoes Game, Grade: 3 to 7, 6.5" Height, 1.5" Width, 4" Length • Amazon Business $13.65 1 $13.65
Magnetic Math Learning Toys, WINGLESCOUT 12-piece Magnetic Numbers and Symbols Mathematics Skills Set Arithmetic Educational Building Blocks Gifts for Kids • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$118.17

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$149.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.46

Total project goal

$176.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$176.40

1 Donor

-$176.40

Donations toward project cost

-$149.94

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.46

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$0.00

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