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.

 

Mrs. Hall from Belmont CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Real World Math Manipulatives Teach Time and Money

Help me give my students a pretend cash register, play money and clocks so they will see how we use number sense daily.

  • $172 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember playing with your friends when you were 8 & 9 years old? We'd play for hours pretending we were grown ups playing school and restaurant. My second and third graders love to explore and pretend they are out in the real world! They are a diverse bunch academically, and their desire to inquire and be hands on is thriving!

Boys and girls make the most progress learning when they see real world connections to what they are learning.

When given materials, their imaginations run wild. Using play money and clocks allows them to explore in an area they will use routinely in life. Their excitement bursts and their cooperative skills soar working to solve real world problems together.

My Project

In second and third grade a large focus in math is number sense, specifically using clocks and understanding and using coins and bills.

Having math manipulatives such as clocks, coins, bills and a cash register will help my students understand practical math they will use regularly in their daily lives.

Their excitement to learn builds when they get to show what they know with math materials.

My students are so excited to explore with hands on materials and understand better when they can manipulate materials and pretend with their friends. They also enjoy when I guide them to problem solve and show their understanding with the actual materials in their hands.

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

3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 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. Hall is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learning Resources Pretend & Play Teaching Cash Register [Standard Packaging] • Amazon Business $36.99 1 $36.99
Carson-Dellosa Time & Money Bingo Board Game (140042) • Amazon Business $16.04 1 $16.04
Learning Resources Gear Clock, 4 Inch, Set of 6 • Amazon Business $14.22 1 $14.22
Learning Resources Gear Clock, 4 Inch, Set of 6 • Amazon Business $14.22 1 $14.22
Learning Resources Pretend & Play, Money, Counting, Math, Currency, 150Piece, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Learning Resources Pretend & Play, Money, Counting, Math, Currency, 150Piece, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Money Match Me Cards • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$104.44

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.56

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$145.57

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.69

Total project goal

$171.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$171.26

3 Donors

-$171.26

Donations toward project cost

-$145.57

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.69

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":"Belmont","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[5270064],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3993609,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/real-world-math-manipulatives-teach-time/3993609/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":25,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Hall","authorIds":{"5270064":{"owner":"Mrs. Hall","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3993609],"proposalHash":"555711077","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-3_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21158928,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NTc4NDkyMA==","NDMzMjcyMg==","NTI3MDA2NA=="],"teacherId":5270064,"schoolCounty":"San Mateo","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}