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Mrs. Baron from Saint Cloud MN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Show Me the Money

Help me give my students math tools to learn time, money, and card games.

  • $171 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students show a great passion for learning and get excited when they connect with the content. We explore reading, social studies, science, and math topics with the world around us. I have some students who are learning English as a Second Language. We hope to build our skills to prepare for future success.

We greatly enjoy activities that involve hands-on learning and exploring materials in the classroom and outdoors.

Our second-grade class has fun at school. I enjoy connecting with them each day.

My Project

The math materials will be used for my students to incorporate in our money unit. A second grade standard is to count up to one dollar using pennies, nickels, dimes, and quarters. The magnetic money will be great to show my students how to add using visuals on the whiteboard.

My class uses manipulatives during each chapter of math to practice counting, addition, subtraction, telling time, and graphing.

The playing cards are a great way to create opportunities for my students to practice these skills in a fun and entertaining way. The cases are a great way to hold the cards so they are easily accessible and organized.

Mrs. Baron
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MONEY BIG MAGNETIC COINS • School Specialty $44.02 1 $44.02
Mini Lock-Top Snack Containers, set of 6, colors may vary • Amazon Business $8.89 2 $17.78
LotFancy Playing Cards, Poker Size Standard Index, 12 Decks of Cards (6 Blue and 6 Red), for Blackjack, Euchre, Canasta, Pinochle Card Game, Casino Grade • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
GAME BINGO TELLING TIME • School Specialty $11.02 1 $11.02
CARDS MONEY MATCH ME SET OF 52 • School Specialty $5.02 1 $5.02
MONEY PLAY NICKELS PK/100 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $3.97 1 $3.97
MONEY PLAY QUARTERS PK/100 SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $3.97 1 $3.97
MONEY PLAY DIMES PK/100 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $3.97 1 $3.97
MONEY PLAY PENNIES PK/100 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $3.97 1 $3.97

Materials cost

$105.71

Vendor shipping charges

$7.59

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$144.89

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.57

Total project goal

$170.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$170.46

1 Donor

-$170.46

Donations toward project cost

-$144.89

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.57

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$0.00

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