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Mrs. Wise from Fayette MS is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Saturday Math Academy

Help me give my students double sided counters, center trays, math activity stations, and math in a flash discovery cans.

  • $989 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come mostly from low-income, single-parent households. Some of these households have more than one family living under one roof. Because of these disadvantages, I try to make sure each student takes advantage of the knowledge they gain from each and everyday of class. A lot of the students I teach are below grade level and are struggling readers. It causes issues in the classroom when you have twenty-five percent of the class on grade level and the other seventy-five percent below.

My Project

Recently, I began the Success Saturday Mathematics Academy in my school district for grades 3-6. It has truly been a blessing to help students boost their math skills. However, we are in desperate need for more resources. I teach third grade, so the resources I have will not be beneficial to some of the students in the upper grade levels. The Math Activity Stations are for the 4-6 grade students. These kits will allow me to meet the needs of those students. The Math Discovery Cans will allow all of the students to demonstrate success in the various mathematical domains.

The Success Saturday Mathematics Academy is designed to assist and enable 3rd-6th grade students who need assistance and to accelerate achievement in mathematics for students who demonstrate aptitude and talent in mathematics.

The SSMA is a self-paced approach to mentoring and learning. We encourage and coach students to strive to achieve their optimum mathematical achievement at or above their grade level. Our approach accepts students where they and move them along at their own pace. In order to continue our Saturday Math Academy successfully, we need resources.

Mrs. Wise
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 40 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP700X - Math Activity Stations - Gr. 4-5 - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $399.00 1 $399.00
PP118X - Math in a Flash! Discovery Cans - Gr. 4-5 - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
PP769X - Math in a Flash! Discovery Cans - Gr. 2-3 - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
CA269 - Paint & Collage Trays - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 3 $29.97
RA522 - Double-Sided Counters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$746.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$52.29

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$840.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$148.31

Total project goal

$988.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$988.76

1 Donor

-$840.45

Donations toward project cost

-$840.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$148.31

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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