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  • $471 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Tubbs
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 3 donors
  • $0 still needed

Math's Four Functions--Add, Subtract, Multiply, Divide

My students need a class set of calculators to help them be successful in Algebra 1.

My Students

Our school doesn't provided class set of calculators for our students. My greatest challenge is getting a class set.

My students come from low income families whose parents work multiple jobs.

Our school is very supportive of our students in making sure they are successful. My students work hard to earn their grades, but I would like to close the achievement gap by providing the appropriate resources in my classroom.

My Project

I teach Algebra 1 retake students. I have majority ENL and Special Education students in my class. Resources are limited in my classroom, and my student struggle without having calculators to use. My students would be more successful if the resources were available to them. In my math class my students could use a class set of calculators when solving exponential equations. Sometimes the numbers get larger than the mental math they know, and calculators are beneficial. Also, having a class set of calculators that are the same help make it easier for teaching my students how to use them. My students would become more successful with these calculators.

Being able to provide a resource that it necessary to my students education in math will make a major impact in the daily routine in my classroom.

Many students easily give up because they don't have the materials to be successful. My goal is to provide the resources so excuses aren't an option.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TI-30XS MultiView™ Scientific Calculator Teacher Kit • Nasco $165.95 2 $331.90

Materials cost

$331.90

Vendor shipping charges

$33.19

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$400.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$70.60

Total project goal

$470.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$470.67

2 Donors

-$235.33

Donations toward project cost

-$200.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.30

match offer

-$235.34

Match offer toward project cost

-$200.04

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.30

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$0.00

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Inc. and 2 other donors.

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