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Ms. Best from Richmond VA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Me Oh Math!

Help me give my students ETA hand2mind Foam Place Value Disks, Unifix cubes, dry erase markers, and other math supplies that are required in our upcoming units!

  • $298 goal

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My Students

I teach at a Title I school in Richmond, Virginia. Several of the students in my classroom have experienced trauma throughout their life. In spite of their challenges, my students view my classroom as a safe place and are always eager and ready to learn.

It is always a joy to see the way their faces light up when they get the opportunity to be actively engaged in what we are doing academically.

My students have a passion for the things we are learning about, especially when it is related to their own lives or things they are interested in.

My Project

These materials are resources we need to help me teach our new math curriculum.

Many of these supplies will be used in our upcoming unit about place value, such as the base 10 blocks, straws, and place value cards.

Even our tape measure will help students, by using them as a giant number line and our money will help us with regrouping.

Many of these supplies will also be used later on when we revisit measurement and money later in the year as well as when we go on to other units such as multiplication.

With the higher level of thinking required from this new curriculum, our students need help making sure we have the supplies needed to get them to that level of abstract thinking.

Ms. Best
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Unifix Cubes, Ten Assorted Colors, Set of 500 • Amazon Business $42.53 1 $42.53
ETA hand2mind Blue Plastic Base Ten Blocks, 161-Piece Starter Set • Amazon Business $34.95 1 $34.95
ETA hand2mind Foam Place Value Disks, 4 Values (Pack of 200) • Amazon Business $16.95 2 $33.90
Educational Insights Play Money Coins & Bills Deluxe Set • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
EXPO 1921062 Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Fine Tip, Black, 36-Count • Amazon Business $23.08 1 $23.08
ETA hand2mind Place Value Strips • Amazon Business $18.95 1 $18.95
Learning Resources Centimeter Cubes, Set of 500 • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
FF Elaine 24 Pcs Double-Scale 60-Inch/150cm Soft Tape Measure Ruler Bulk for Sewing Tailor Cloth - 6 Colors • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Disposable Plastic Coffee Stirrer Straw - 5 Inch Sip Stir Stick (Mixed, 1,000) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
BAZIC Assorted Dimensions 227g/0.5 lbs. Rubber Bands, Multi Color (465-48P) (2, 1/2 - Pound) • Amazon Business $5.50 1 $5.50

Materials cost

$219.87

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$253.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.68

Total project goal

$297.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$297.85

1 Donor

-$272.26

Donations toward project cost

-$253.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.09

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$25.59

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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