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Mrs. Duron from Seattle WA is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

Teaching Math and Financial Literacy

I need professional development books on Building Mathematical Comprehension and Math Strategies You Can Count On to study and resources to practice basic math and financial literacy skills with my first grade students!

  • $205 goal

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My Students

The students in my classroom are diverse in ethnicity, economics, and academics. We are a Title I, dual-language (Spanish and Vietnamese) school in a busy Seattle neighborhood. My students speak a variety of languages including Spanish, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Somali, among others. However, one common denominator is that they all work hard and want more. They want more knowledge, they love to learn! In order to do that, they need the materials that can help them be successful and WANT to continue to be lifelong learners.

My Project

My dream for my students is for them to have more opportunities. I know math and financial literacy skills can do this for them! I want them to want more, work for more, and do more.

I am asking for two important texts for me to study in my own time and share these instructional strategies within my math class with my first grade students in order to learn basic math skills and financial literacy.

I am asking for a write and wipe number line to share when working with them on certain skills and some drill practice boards along with two incredible texts to push us forward.

The texts and resources requested would enable me to learn more and do more for my little mathematicians, I cannot wait to share what I learn with them!

Mrs. Duron
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
LC1170 - Self-Teaching Math Machines - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $75.00 1 $75.00
AA651 - Building Math Skills Write & Wipe Boards - K-Gr. 2 - Set of 30 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Building Mathematical Comprehension • AKJ Education $23.35 1 $23.35
GG832 - Giant Magnetic Write & Wipe Number Lines - Whole Numbers • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
Math Strategies You Can Count On: Tools and Activities to Build Math Appreciation • AKJ Education $12.37 1 $12.37

Materials cost

$130.71

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.44

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$174.11

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.73

Total project goal

$204.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$204.84

3 Donors

-$102.42

Donations toward project cost

-$87.06

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.36

match offer

-$102.41

Match offer toward project cost

-$87.05

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.36

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$0.00

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