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Mrs. Craine from Cudahy CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math Literature for Mrs. Craine's Students

Help me give my students access to books that develop mathematical concepts while improving their reading skills.

  • $310 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My second grade students are second-language learners as well as energetic girls and boys looking forward to the new school year and building on all they learned in first grade!

In my second grade classroom, my students will be challenged to become better readers, writers, and MATHEMATICIANS!

Being that our school is located in a lower socioeconomic area and that all of our students receive free breakfast and lunch, our student population doesn't always have access to quality literature outside of school. It is my desire that they have time every day to engage with books that strengthen their learning.

My Project

Every day in our classroom we engage in conceptual understandings of math and these books will help with that work! Sometimes students choose to read books about math when they are done with their independent math work. Other times, I choose to read a book about math at the beginning of a math lesson or we might do some problem solving using a math literature book. In any case, I want my students to know that during our math block, we can use literature to deepen our understandings of mathematics.

Having these books in our classroom library will also allow my students to choose books that interest them.

We know reading improves comprehension, vocabulary, and fluency.

I want my students to be able to choose from quality books in our classroom library so that they grow as readers AND mathematicians. This project will definitely help enrich their experiences with the printed word.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Math is CATegorical Books - Set of 9 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $62.96 1 $62.96
Math at Work Books - Set of 6 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $51.26 1 $51.26
RE945 - Llaman a la puerta Read-Along • Lakeshore Learning Materials $40.50 1 $40.50
Count of Math Books - Set of 6 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $40.46 1 $40.46
YB10GR - Lakeshore Storage Box - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 2 $7.98
Once Upon A Dime (Paperback) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $7.16 1 $7.16

Materials cost

$210.32

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$19.24

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.15

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$262.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.36

Total project goal

$309.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$309.07

7 Donors

-$164.00

Donations toward project cost

-$140.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.10

Matching donations from our partners

-$143.31

Match offers toward project cost

-$121.81

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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