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Teacher Johnson from Saint Louis MO is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Heart Math!

Help me give my students more opportunities to play with and manipulate numbers.

  • $479 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am incredibly lucky to have the ability to work with students who are diverse in culture, abilities and needs and I always look forward to watching them all grow over the course of a school year. Over the course of the next couple of years, my school is going to be rapidly changing and growing and our percentage of students who receive free and reduced lunch is going to jump significantly. With that, I want to ensure that we continue to do all we can to work to close the achievement gap. My goal as a teacher, is to make sure that each student not only feels successful but IS successful. Throughout the year, my students will learn their academic strengths and challenges. They will learn to persevere when faced with those challenges and they will learn the importance of making mistakes.

To quote Elbert Einstein, "A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new."

My Project

These materials will support me in teaching both small and whole group math lessons. The materials will allow me to better demonstrate the concepts I’m trying to teach. The materials will also allow my students more opportunities for hands-on learning experiences in both small and large group settings.

There are many students who believe they are “not good at math”.

However, as teachers, we know that there is no such thing as being “bad at math”. It’s all about understanding the process and finding strategies that work and make sense to each student. For that math journey to be successful, students need many opportunities to play and have fun with math. These math supplies will allow my students to do just that.

To quote Elbert Einstein again, "Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.” My hope is that the more I allow my students to play, discover, manipulate and share out their thought process the more their minds will grow.

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL628X DoubleSided Magnetic Write Wipe Board Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $88.99 1 $88.99
FF524 SmallGroup Teaching Easel • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 1 $79.99
EE475X Flip Solve Math Boards Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
DG546 MagnaTilessupsup Starter Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $52.99 1 $52.99
DD267 Snap Slide Number Bonds Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
CF616 1100 Pocket Chart Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
LC471 Jumbo Magnetic TenFrames Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
JJ388 Write Wipe Student Number Lines Set of 30 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 1 $8.99

Materials cost

$370.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$406.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.73

Total project goal

$478.21

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$478.21

5 Donors

-$266.60

Donations toward project cost

-$226.61

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.99

Matching donations from our partners

-$211.61

Match offers toward project cost

-$179.87

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.74

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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