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Ms. Ryder-Hill from Kalamazoo MI is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Nuts for Numbers

Help me give my students a data and graphing instant learning center, place value number hunt and other math materials so they can continue on their quest to become mathematicians.

  • $158 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a diverse group of first graders in a Title I school. They are each unique with different learning styles and interests. Despite their differences, they come to school each day with open minds and open hearts and are ready to tackle the day.

Their passion for learning and the desire to do well is what makes them so phenomenal.

My students are thinkers. They persevere and support each other when learning new concepts. They build each other up. They feel comfortable taking risks and making mistakes. These students have built relationships with not only me, but with each other. In our classroom, we are like a family. We laugh together, grow together, and encourage each other to be the best version of themselves that they can be.

My Project

My mathematicians are Nuts for Numbers! Getting these math supplies will encourage small group interactions as well as independent practice. Understanding place value concepts will be easier than ever with this innovative number hunt center. My students will be able to slide open the doors to find 1 more, 1 less, 10 more and 10 less!

Did you know that math can be fun?

As my students work with the equivalency puzzles, they will get to practice representing numeric values in 4 different ways using simple addition and subtraction problems. They will also be able to swim in the ocean with the sea star, octopus, stingray and fish at the data and graphing center as they learn how to collect data, create and interpret their own bar graphs. Please consider becoming nuts for numbers with us.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD576 - Data and Graphing Instant Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
AA561 - Place Value Number Hunt • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
FF899 - Place Value Equivalency Puzzles • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
FF895 - Operations Equivalency Puzzles • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
DD908 - Pattern Blocks Activity Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
DD135 - Magnetic Base 10 Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 1 $8.99
TA50AC - Construction Paper - 9" x 12" - Assorted Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $1.19 4 $4.76

Materials cost

$102.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$134.24

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.69

Total project goal

$157.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$157.93

3 Donors

-$104.00

Donations toward project cost

-$95.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.85

Matching donations from our partners

-$45.99

Match offers toward project cost

-$39.09

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.90

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.94

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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