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Ms. Mangan from Middletown CT is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ms. M.'s Marvelous Mathematicians!

Help me give my students prizes in order to reach their mathematical goals! By providing students with these prizes, they will be more motivated to complete their lessons on the computer program!

  • $267 goal

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My Students

As a teacher in a low-income school district, my 6th grade students are faced with many challenges in and outside of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face in their lives, the students always enter my classroom eager to learn.

On a daily basis, I try to create and execute meaningful, creative, fun and differentiated student-based activities in my classroom.

Recently, we have been short-handed on some materials that are required to enhance my students learning on a daily basis. I am teaching math intervention this year and my students are the ones that reluctantly complete math. In order to help them succeed within my classroom, I would like to provide these students with rewards and comfortable seating so that they can achieve. My classroom is always in need of basic materials because we use them on a daily basis.

Due to huge budget cuts and the current state of public education in the US, Middletown does not have the funds to purchase the supplies and to keep them in stock for my students learning.

My Project

In the upcoming school year, I am going to be teaching math intervention. My students will have their normal mathematics class for 80 minutes and then come to my math class for an extra 40 minutes. Students will be able to continue to work on their math skills with more one-on-one attention in my class.

My students will be able to earn various rewards based on their progress with the Math 180 program while reaching mathematical goals!

This incentive will help students remain engaged while working on the fundamentals of mathematics. Students will be able to choose their own rewards once they reach goals.

Students will have to set goals and will keep track of their own progress. This will help students gain responsibility for their learning while continuously checking in on their growth. This will also help my students create a positive growth mindset.

Ms. Mangan
Grades 6-8
Half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
4E's Novelty Bulk Pack of 96 Mini Noise Putty Slime Assortment, Easter Egg Stuffers,Great Noisy Birthday Party Favors Supplies, for Kids Boys Girls, Neon Rainbow Colors, 1.25" Great Gag Gift • Amazon Business $22.87 1 $22.87
Mochi Squishy Toys ONLYO 40 PCS Random Mini Squishy Easter Egg Fillers Party Favors for Kids Kawaii Squishies Cat Animal Squishy Unicorn Squishy Stress Relief Toys Easter Toys Gifts for Kids & Adults • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Sunshane 24 Pack 24 Blocks Magic Snake Cube, Mini Snake Speed Cubes, Twist Puzzle Toys for Kids Party Bag Fillers, Party Favours, Random Color • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
ChefSlime - New: | 48 Pack | Fluffy & Stretchy Animal Mud Slime Putty | Non Sticky | Stress Relief, Super Soft & Squishy Sludge Toy for Kids and Adults | Jumbo Pack • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
24 Pack 80's Style Neon Party Sunglasses - Fun Gift, Party Favors, Party Toys, Goody Bag Favors • Amazon Business $15.25 1 $15.25
WATINC Random 30 pcs Squishies Cream Scented Kawaii Simulation Lovely Toy Medium Mini Soft Food Squishy, Phone Straps (30P Donuts) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Party Puzzle Toy,18 Pack Mini Cubes Set Party Favors Cube Puzzle,Original Color 1.18" Puzzle Magic Cube Eco-Friendly Safe Material with Vivid Colors,Party Puzzle Game for Boys Girls Kids Toddlers • Amazon Business $13.98 1 $13.98
Dreampark Emoji Keychain Mini Cute Plush Pillows, Christmas Key Chain Decorations, Kids Party Supplies Favors, Easter Eggs Fillers 2" Set of 25 • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
24 Pack Neck Lanyards with PVC Waterproof Card Cases - Colorful Keychain ID Badge Holders, Name Tags, Black, Red, Yellow, Blue • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
RI Novelty Mind Teaser Puzzles (24 Per Package) • Amazon Business $11.88 1 $11.88
OHill 48 Pack Mixed Emoji Wristband Bracelets for Birthday Party Supplies Favors Prize Rewards Easter Eggs Stuffers Filler Easter Eggs Hunt Event • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
Big Mo's Toys Balance IQ Party Favor Games - Cube Puzzle Stocking Stuffers for Kids and Adults - 12 Puzzles • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
UpBrands 48 Pack Friendship Fidget Zipper Bracelets Sensory Toys Bulk Set Neon Colors, Kit for Birthday, Party Favors for Kids, Goodie Bags, Easter Egg Basket Stuffers, Pinata Filler, Small Prizes • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Emoji Universe: Emoji LED Rings, 24 Pack • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95

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