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  • $292 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. SIMONIAN
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed

Numbers Count ... To Infinity and Beyond

My students need hands-on, concrete manipulatives to grasp concepts of numbers and operations, fractions, and decimals. Numbers need to come to life for my students for optimum results.

My Students

My school is located in a low-income area. My students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. My students learn and grow with hands on experience.

All of my students have different types of learning disabilities which make learning and accessing the math curriculum difficult for them.

My 3rd-5th graders have difficulty with number sense, fractions, and decimals. My K-2nd graders have great difficulty with various ways of skip counting, base ten operations, etc.

My resource program does not get any budget to purchase any hands-on or necessary materials/games to provide effectively for their learning. Despite the lack of resources, I try my best to provide meaningful learning opportunities for them.

My Project

One, two, ... fifty six, ... one hundred ninety eight..., five sixths, three and eight tenths; count on, skip count by two's, ten's, simplify fractions, find decimal equivalents, and ...!

To many mathematical reasoning comes naturally, but for my students counting by ones or skip counting by many, manipulating fractions, and understanding what equivalent numbers are need to come to life for optimum learning.

Having the base ten templates and the fraction and decimal activity kits would spruce up my classroom's limited teaching tools at my disposal. These materials will pave the way to explain the "how and the why" and expose my students in a more concrete manner to the complexities of the mathematical world.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP514 - Hands-On Number Grid • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
HH978 - Building Fractions Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
DD468 - Visualize Math Write & Wipe Boards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
DD135 - Magnetic Base Ten Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 3 $26.97
AA561 - Place Value Number Hunt • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
RR452 - Fractions & Decimals on a Number Line Activity Center - Gr. 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
PP414 - Decimals Discovery Can - Gr. 5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$196.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.02

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$247.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.74

Total project goal

$291.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$291.62

4 Donors

-$291.62

Donations toward project cost

-$247.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.74

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$0.00

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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