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  • $512 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Whelan
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

Math Manipulative Mania

My students need manipulatives for hands-on math learning.

My Students

My Students: This project is for my future engineers, doctors, scientists! Math and science are the key to innovation but are so often overlooked in my school; time to fix that!

Many of my students are rock star readers but lack fluency when it comes to math and science!

I am a first year teacher who loves watching my students explore different science tools and math manipulatives. I want to provide my students a year of self discovery and exploration. These resources will be used during the student workstation time while I pull my small groups for individual instruction. Fun practice makes perfect!

My Project

My Project: My students need hands-on resources such as Base Ten Blocks, Fractions, Time, and Money for our workstations and lessons. At my school, there is no funding to purchase materials, meaning I am expected to create or purchase materials that will work for my second graders. While lots of glue, glitter, and pipe cleaners have been used, I want my students to have the resources they truly need and deserve. Our school has continually struggled with low math and science scores, these workstations and manipulatives will help reinforce key concepts!

These are the most hardworking, humble second graders.

Please help me give them exposure and opportunities they would not otherwise have but undoubtedly deserve! With your generosity, we can support our future innovators and leaders!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG900X - Hands-On Math Teaching Kits - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $299.00 1 $299.00
ID300X - Magnetic Math Manipulatives Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
TH4530 - Pattern Blocks Activity Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
RA529 - Linking Cubes • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
GF706 - ’Smath • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99

Materials cost

$398.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$434.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.75

Total project goal

$511.69

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$511.69

3 Donors

-$247.03

Donations toward project cost

-$217.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.55

match offer

-$255.84

Match offer toward project cost

-$217.46

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.38

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 92 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Kia Motors America and 3 other donors.

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