You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
See this teacher's page

Mrs. Mueller from Chesterfield MO is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

No More Paper and Pencil Math!

My students need math games and hands-on math activities to make mathematics visual. This will aid their understanding of mathematical concepts.

  • $452 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 2nd graders are kind, creative, and full of wonder! They love asking questions and problem solving. They LOVE anything involving technology. Hands on projects and collaborative learning opportunities are when they really shine! My goal for my students is for them to leave my class with excitement and enthusiasm for learning.

My students are working on developing a growth mindset, overcoming obstacles and developing GRIT.

This is best practiced when students are faced with challenges. Students are encouraged to take risks and think critically.

My class is made up of students who live in a suburban area outside of St. Louis and students who live in the City of St. Louis. Each child is unique and brings different strengths to our school and classroom community. We are truly a "family" where each individual child feels valued. My students are really incredible and I feel so fortunate to get to work with them every day!

My Project

My students vary in their understanding of mathematics. I need hands-on learning activities and games that are truly differentiated. I want my struggling students, strong math students, and every student in between, to learn in a fun way and have a deep understanding of math concepts. These games and activities have different tiered levels so that each child can learn and develop stronger number sense.

Additionally, all of the activities I've chosen have a strong visual component which will allow students to really understand key math concepts.

Math skills like regrouping, equivalent fractions, telling time, and counting money/making change are all skills that students seem to need more practice with. Also students need practice with even basic addition and subtraction fact fluency. These games and activities I'm asking for provide students with that practice and are engaging, hands-on, and fun!

Mrs. Mueller
Grades PreK-2

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

13 donors13 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Mueller is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF900X - Math Equivalency Puzzles - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
FF297 - Hands-On Addition Regrouping Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
FF298 - Hands-On Subtraction Regrouping Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
HH968 - Pop & Add to 30 Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
AA620X - Addition Fluency Puzzles - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $55.00 1 $55.00
HH967 - Pop & Add to 20 Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.99 2 $53.98

Materials cost

$348.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$384.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.79

Total project goal

$451.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$451.93

10 Donors

-$308.43

Donations toward project cost

-$262.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.26

Matching donations from our partners

-$143.50

Match offers toward project cost

-$121.98

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.52

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Chesterfield","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[5196736],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"MO","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3298254,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":1,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/no-more-paper-and-pencil-math/3298254/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":22,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Mueller","authorIds":{"5196736":{"owner":"Mrs. Mueller","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3298254],"proposalHash":"-292091476","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp5196736_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1525967889581","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21145070,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":{"completingDonationAmount":114,"proposalURL":"project/help-me-help-all-my-students-become-bett/5609035/","matchingFund":{"name":"J.W. Couch Foundation","type":"AUTO_DONATION_MATCH","donorSalutation":"J.W. Couch Foundation","ownerRegion":null,"matchingKey":"21J.W.Co","matchImpactMultiple":2.0,"multipleForDisplay":"2X","amount":0.00},"proposalTitle":"Help Me Help All My Students Become Better Readers!","proposalId":5609035},"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzQwODQ1MQ==","NTQxMTA1NQ==","MjMyNDA2MA==","NTYyNzY3Ng==","MjYwNDIxNw==","NTc1NTk0Mw==","NTc1Nzk0OQ==","NTI3NDg4Nw==","NTc1NDA3Mw==","NTA0MzE3MA==","NDExNjcwMA==","NTQwNjY2MA=="],"teacherId":5196736,"schoolCounty":"St Louis","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"MO","name":"Missouri"}}