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

Screen-Free School Items!

Help me give my students two ETA hand2mind Green ManipuLite Foam Base Ten Blocks Starter Sets, tablecloths, and more, that they need to fall in love with school!

  • $795 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to read and learn. They are inquisitive, kind and thoughtful people. They are very bright and deserve everything that I could never give them. They really love engaging with content from a real-world perspective and thrive in an environment where our classroom community can come together for collaboration.

Please help my students in their pursuit of knowledge.

Their love of learning begins now and I am inviting you to be a part of that. Thank you!

My Project

When school returns to normal, my students will most likely be tired of their screens. My goal is for my students to utilize these resources to learn math kinesthetically. I will use the tablecloths for book tastings, where my students will be able to fall in love with new books. Math manipulatives will be used for building and exploring math concepts in a concrete way. For example, my students can use the new base ten blocks to prove that a digit is worth 10x more everytime it moves left on the place value line. They will be able to build 20 and 200 in order to compare how the value of the 2 changes from each number. I will use all of these materials to provide a fun and explorative classroom, quite different from the virtual classrooms they are learning in now. Help me make our experience coming back a fun and stress-free one!

Mrs. Whaley
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 28 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ETA hand2mind Green ManipuLite Foam Base Ten Blocks Starter Set • Amazon Business $37.73 2 $75.46
Sunnolimit Rectangle Tablecloth - 60 x 102 Inch - Black Rectangular Table Cloth for 6 Foot Table in Washable Polyester - Great for Buffet Table, Parties, Holiday Dinner, Wedding & More • Amazon Business $11.93 6 $71.58
EAI Education Two-Color Counters: Red/Yellow - Set of 1000 • Amazon Business $28.95 2 $57.90
White Grey Wood Self Adhesive Paper 17.71 in X 32.8 Ft Removable Wood Peel and Stick Wallpaper Decorative Wall Covering Vintage Wood Panel Interior Film • Amazon Business $21.99 2 $43.98
FTVOGUE Mathematics Educational Wooden Toys 10 X 10 Multiplication Table Kids Baby Blocks Puzzle • Amazon Business $21.87 2 $43.74
hand2mind Plastic Two-Color Counters Classroom Kit For Kids (Ages 5+), Math Manipulatives For Counting, Sorting, Grouping & Bingo Chips (Pack of 1,000) • Amazon Business $42.44 1 $42.44
Safe-T Plastic Clear Math Protractors, Bulk Set for Classroom Geometry (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $20.51 2 $41.02
Westcott 14871 5" School Pack of Kids Scissors with Anti-Microbial Protection, Blunt, Assorted Colors (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $12.53 3 $37.59
AmazonBasics Hardboard Office Clipboard - 30-Pack • Amazon Business $35.99 1 $35.99
Learning Resources Hands-On Soft Dot Dice Bucket • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 2 $24.98
Highland Notes, 3 x 3-Inches, Yellow, 24-Pads/Pack • Amazon Business $9.40 2 $18.80
Astrobrights Mega Collection Colored Paper, 8 ½ x 11, 24 lb/89 gsm, “Frosty” 5-Color Assortment, 625 Ct. (91686)"Amazon Exclusive" - More Sheets! • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
BIC Ecolutions Round Stic Ballpoint Pen, Medium Point (1.0mm), Red, 50-Count • Amazon Business $7.97 2 $15.94
30 Pack Magnetic Whiteboard Dry Eraser Chalkboard Cleansers Wiper for Classroom Office (Green) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Radezon 10 Pack 8.75 inch Tall Table Number Holders Place Card Holder Table Picture Holder Wire Photo Holder Clips Picture Memo Note Photo Stand (Silver) • Amazon Business $8.81 1 $8.81

Materials cost

$583.20

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$53.36

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$675.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$119.17

Total project goal

$794.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$794.48

2 Donors

-$785.66

Donations toward project cost

-$675.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$110.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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