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Ms. Spinneweber from Pittsburgh PA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math Is a Lesson That Counts

Help me give my students a Shinco Portable PA System, Echo Show, and Magnetic Math Manipulatives to allow them to share and explore their mathematical thinking to the class.

  • $524 goal

This project expired on January 16, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Each year as a teacher I get the opportunity to teach a classroom full of amazing students. When you look around my room you will see children from all over the world, highly gifted students, students with learning difficulties, and everyone in between.

The diversity within our school makes for a wide range of learners who all share a desire to learn.

Our school is located in an urban area. 100 percent of the children receive free lunch. Although many of the children have been dealt a rough deal in life, they are committed to making their futures extraordinary.

My Project

In preparing my students for their future, it is very important that they are able to solve difficult math problems. We are are now at the point where I am encouraging them to share their thinking and step-by-step strategies with the class.

Let's give these fabulous learners the opportunity to "take the stage" and proudly share their thinking.

These experiences will not only enhance mathematical thinking but build self-esteem.

Having access to this PA system, Echo Show and other materials will allow my students to feel like real mathematicians, who are proudly presenting and exploring their findings to their classmates. Opportunities like this make for very memorable learning experiences.

Ms. Spinneweber
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Echo Show (2nd Gen) – Premium sound and a vibrant 10.1” HD screen - Charcoal • Amazon Business $206.99 1 $206.99
Shinco Portable PA System with 2 UHF Wireless Microphone, Bluetooth Karaoke Machine Battery Powered PA Speaker for Party Classroom Church Meeting • Amazon Business $119.99 1 $119.99
DD150X - Magnetic Math Manipulatives Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
RC244 - 1" Graphing Chart Pad • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 1 $21.99

Materials cost

$408.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.13

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$445.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$78.55

Total project goal

$523.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$523.64

2 Donors

-$402.00

Donations toward project cost

-$341.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.30

match offer

-$121.64

Match offer toward project cost

-$103.39

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.25

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$0.00

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