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Mrs. Araujo from San Diego CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Middle School Math Made Fun!

My students need math activities that will keep them engaged and promote interaction with peers.

  • $567 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My wonderful and soon-to-be middle school math students come from different backgrounds and learning styles. The school where I will be working at strives to make sure students feel accepted, safe, and loved. I want my students to feel they can walk into my classroom believing that math skills can be learned by all.

My classroom at the moment is a blank canvas and I would love to create a space where my students feel welcomed.

I also want to provide them with materials to keep them actively engaged in math activities. Yes, math can be fun, interactive, and enjoyable!

My Project

My middle-school math students will be working in small groups and will have a class period set aside for math reinforcement. Interactive activities, like the Geometry Kits and Pre-Algebra Bingo, used in an accepting, positive environment not only supports intellectual growth but social-emotional growth as well.

A one-size-fits-all approach does not meet the needs of our students and I want to support them in all ways possible.

By adding colorful, purposeful posters and having access to various math manipulatives will give my students a chance to learn math with various approaches. My classes will have students of differing math levels and having variety will be essential to my classroom.

Mrs. Araujo
Grades 6-8
  • Thrive Public School - 54th Street Campus
  • San Diego, CA
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT565X - Build & Learn Geometry Kits - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $115.00 1 $115.00
Quizmo Intermediate Plus Game Series • Nasco $99.95 1 $99.95
Math Graffiti Word Wall Posters - Pre-Algebra 55 cards • Nasco $74.95 1 $74.95
Foam Fraction Circles Group Set • Nasco $30.50 1 $30.50
Math Around the World Poster Set • Nasco $22.95 1 $22.95
24 Game FractionsDecimals • Nasco $18.25 1 $18.25
Nasco Pre-Algebra Bingo • Nasco $13.95 1 $13.95
PositiveNegative Foam Dice • Nasco $4.25 2 $8.50

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