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Mrs. Cherny from Philadelphia PA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

We Are Stuck Inside, So Let's Play Board Games

My students need financial literacy games to play during indoor recess.

  • $992 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students at my school are extremely dedicated and strive to achieve in each and every way. As you walk through our hallways, you hear the voices of the world. We have such an array of diversity that it makes our school very unique and multi-cultural.

Our vision is to prepare every student to be academically successful and socially responsible in an ever-changing and unpredictable world.

We strive to provide a safe learning community dedicated to high expectations for every student.

My Project

Since our school is overcrowded, we have three lunchtime periods and four lunchrooms. Unfortunately, we are short on staff, so only two lunchrooms during each lunch period can go out for recess every other day. The rest of the students stay inside and are bored. We would love to provide students with board games during this time, so they can learn about money management.

These games will provide students who are bored out of there minds ( and no they can not use their cell phones) to learn about finances and math.

We are asking for the game of LIFE, Monopoly, Chess Sets, Pay Day, Jeopardy, Net Worth, Don't Touch My Jewels, Grandpa Beck's Cover Your Assets, and more! Please help some bored teenagers during recess! The lunch aids will appreciate this!

Mrs. Cherny
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pay Day Game • Amazon Business $19.79 4 $79.16
Jeopardy Board Game - America's Favorite Quiz Show Party Game - Features 180 Cards, 6 Stands, And Play Money (Ages 12+) • Amazon Business $18.99 4 $75.96
LC1279 - The Allowance Game® • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 4 $67.96
The Game of Life - Amazon Exclusive • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
Don't Touch My Jewels - A Quick Strategic Card Game, Best for Adults, Families, Teens, Kids 8 years and up, and Couples. 2-6 players. Voted #1 for party games and card games. Hard Durable Box • Amazon Business $13.99 4 $55.96
Grandpa Beck's Cover Your Assets • Amazon Business $12.99 4 $51.96
Five Crowns Junior Card Game • Amazon Business $12.51 4 $50.04
Apples to Apples Junior - The Game of Crazy Combinations! – Styles May Vary • Amazon Business $16.59 3 $49.77
Payday • Amazon Business $15.99 3 $47.97
Monopoly Classic Game • Amazon Business $14.79 3 $44.37
Check the Fridge! - Math Game • Amazon Business $13.99 3 $41.97
Uno Card Game • Amazon Business $4.99 8 $39.92
CHH 15-Inch Standard Wooden Chess Set(Discontinued by manufacturer) • Amazon Business $9.39 4 $37.56
Net Worth, the FUN Money Game • Amazon Business $5.94 4 $23.76
Hasbro Family Fun Pack Conquest Edition - PlayStation 4 • Amazon Business $20.02 1 $20.02
Bicycle Poker Size Standard Index Playing Cards (2-Pack) [Colors May Vary: Red, Blue or Black] • Amazon Business $4.99 4 $19.96
Monopoly Empire Game • Amazon Business $19.84 1 $19.84
Monopoly Deal Card Game • Amazon Business $4.99 3 $14.97

Materials cost

$801.12

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$12.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$843.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$148.79

Total project goal

$991.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$991.93

4 Donors

-$575.69

Donations toward project cost

-$503.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.55

match offer

-$400.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$340.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$16.24

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$0.00

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