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Mrs. Martinez from Tucson AZ is requesting instructional technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Math: Go Figure!

Help me give my students 15 scientific calculators to broaden their math skills.

  • $780 goal

This project expired on December 22, 2022.

This project expired on December 22, 2022.

My Project

My students are always eager to find a solution to a math problem but are often hindered by not having the right equipment. Calculators, math manipulatives, and games will help improve student resources when they reach a roadblock in their critical thinking process. In my math classes, students work better at being hands-on in the step-by-step processes involved with coming to a conclusive answer.

Being able to have students work with whiteboards, play different games, and get acquainted with new equipment (calculators), will greatly improve their mindsets and attitudes towards math.

Math should be fun and student inclusive! When we do the steps together, everyone remembers the process better because they can visualize what we did in class the day before. It has always been my goal to make math class one of their favorite places to be.

Mrs. Martinez
Never Before Funded Grades 6-8
  • Carden of Tucson
  • Tucson, AZ
  • More than a third of students from low‑income households

    This project will reach 20 students.

    Never Before Funded

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Texas Instruments TI-34 MultiView Scientific Calculator • Amazon Business $21.11 15 $316.65
Scribbledo 24 Pack Dry Erase XY Axis Graph Lap Boards 9” X 12” for Student and Classroom Use, Math White Board - Double Sided White Boards with 24 Erasers Included • Amazon Business $89.98 1 $89.98
Westcott 14558-002 2 Piece Math Tools, Compass & Protractor Set (Assorted colors) • Amazon Business $3.65 15 $54.75
EXPO Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 36 Count • Amazon Business $37.99 1 $37.99
Blue Summit Supplies 30 Plastic Rulers, Bulk Shatterproof 12 Inch Ruler for School, Home, or Office, Clear Plastic Rulers, Assorted Colors, 30 Pack • Amazon Business $22.53 1 $22.53
Do You Even Know Math? The Ultimate Mental Math Game for Kids 8+, Teens and Adults • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Elevate Prep Target Math Game | A Teacher-Recommended, Fast-Paced Mental Math Game for Practicing Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, & Division | Ages 8+ • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Spectrum 8th Grade Math Workbook, Geometry, Rational and Irrational Numbers, Pythagorean Theorem, Statistics, Linear Equations, Classroom or Homeschool Curriculum • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Spectrum 7th Grade Math Workbooks, Algebra, Geometry, Probability, Statistics, Ratios, Positive and Negative Integers, Classroom or Homeschool Curriculum • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49

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