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Ms. Sasseen from Bronx NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math Success for City Children

My project needs math supplies such as overhead math manipulatives, math games, problem solving strategies, and math games.

  • $559 goal

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I am a New York City 5th grade teacher. I work in a low income high need school. The students in my class struggle tremendously with mathematics. A majority of the students are below grade level in math. They need extra support in mathematics before they take their math test to graduate. Some of the materials that I would like for the students are test prep materials, problems solving practice books, math games, and math manipulatives to help them solve math problems. These math supplies can make the difference in whether a student graduates or not. The manipulatives that I ordered will allow the students to work independently and cooperative with the other students in the class. I believe that if the students were able to use these math tools it would make learning math fun. My students need your support to provide them with the tools they need to be successful. Please help to make learning math a fun experience for my students.

Ms. Sasseen
Grades 3-5
Nearly all 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
EE748 - Test Prep Math Rings - Gr. 5 • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
DD265 - Math Test-Taking Strategies - Gr. 5 - CD • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
ET325 - Teach & Test Math Activities - Gr. 5 • Lakeshore Learning $12.99 1 $12.99
TS365 - Mastering Basic Math Skills - Gr. 5 • Lakeshore Learning $29.99 1 $29.99
EE389 - Problem Solving Card Bank - Gr. 4-6 • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
RR191 - Overhead Math Problem Solving Kit - Gr. • Lakeshore Learning $49.95 1 $49.95
GG877 - Fractions Hands-On Kit • Lakeshore Learning $59.95 1 $59.95
EE444 - Daily Math Practice Journal - Gr. 4-6 - • Lakeshore Learning $27.50 1 $27.50
EE444 - Daily Math Practice Journal - Gr. 4-6 - • Lakeshore Learning $27.50 3 $82.50
CW524 - Take It to Your Seat Math Centers - Gr. • Lakeshore Learning $21.99 1 $21.99
DW505 - Daily Word Problems - Grade 5 • Lakeshore Learning $16.99 1 $16.99

Materials cost

$391.71

Vendor shipping charges

$39.17

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.79

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$458.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$100.54

Total project goal

$558.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$558.54

3 Donors

-$517.65

Donations toward project cost

-$458.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.65

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$40.89

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$0.00

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