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Ms. Ervin from Thomaston AL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading and Early Math

Help me give my students a hands-on experience using math manipulatives to integrate reading.

  • $475 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am in a rural school in Alabama. Most of my students receive free or reduced lunch. Our school is a Title I school due to the high poverty in the area. Many of my students have never traveled out of their county.

Reading and Early Math will give the students the opportunity to read stories, answer questions, and will allow the children to use manipulatives and their imagination to read and math.

This will also allow them to brainstorm. The learning is more concrete when they can see they have the opportunity to create.

My Project

My students are reading early readers book. This project and manipulatives will help the students need to explore essential math concepts in one convenient library. The tubs are filled with a huge variety of manipulatives designed to provide lots of active hands-on experience and measuring, which requires simple and early reading. Children will learn to develop skills in reading, counting, comparing, sorting, patterns, geometry, addition, subtraction and money skills.

Children are eager to learn and early reading will help the students accomplish integrating reading and math together.

Hand-on manipulatives are a great way to read simple directions.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RA585X - Early Math Manipulative Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $299.00 1 $299.00
RE981 - Numbers & Counting Theme Book Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $41.50 1 $41.50

Materials cost

$340.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.75

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$403.36

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.18

Total project goal

$474.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$474.54

3 Donors

-$367.00

Donations toward project cost

-$319.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.85

match offer

-$99.07

Match offer toward project cost

-$84.21

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.86

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.47

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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