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Mrs. Hughes from Burlington NC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Class for All Future Leaders

Help me give my students a fort builder, activity mats, sing along read along CDs, shelves, science and math manipulatives, journals, and wiggly eyes.

  • $575 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are the most caring and creative bunch of kids. They support and care for each other as close friends do. Their curiosity enables them to soak up knowledge like a sponge and use opportunities to connect their school life to their home life.

Every child is someone's whole world.

They are so responsive to each others feelings, just as you would see in a family. That's what makes my classroom my home away from home.

My Project

These materials, a fort builder, activity mats, sing along read along CDs, shelves, science and math manipulatives, journals, and wiggly eyes, will allow students to think critically and logically. They will be able to use materials such as the magnets to explore opposites and draw conclusions from experimenting with them.

Building a connection between school and real world experiences will make students more eager to learn.

A lot of times we fail to realize how much children really do see and mimic what they see. Providing materials such as play money or human x-rays allow students to see the world through their eyes. Let's allow them to soak up the knowledge while they are so eager to learn.

Mrs. Hughes
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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13 donors13 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG735 Lets Get Moving Activity Mats • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
HH938 The Ultimate Fort Builder • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
CA609 SingAlong ReadAlong Classics with CDs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.50 1 $34.50
PP476 Magnetic Display Shelves • Lakeshore Learning Materials $31.99 1 $31.99
JJ247 ScoopABug Sorting Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LC127 Unlock It Number Match • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
FC589 Soft Safe Comet Balls • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TS108 Rainbow Scratch Paper • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 3 $29.97
AA758X Connect Store Book Bins Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $27.99 1 $27.99
BK428 What I Like About Me Big Book • Lakeshore Learning Materials $20.99 1 $20.99
LL601 Animals Science Viewer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
DD827 Solar System Science Viewer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
LL426 Squeeze Scoop Count Ice Cream Shop • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
DD317 Dot Learn Counting Journal • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.99 2 $9.98
VR359 Peel Stick Wiggly Eyes Set of 300 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 1 $7.99
GG844 Money HandsOn Student Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 1 $5.99

Materials cost

$419.32

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.71

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.29

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$488.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$86.17

Total project goal

$574.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$574.49

11 Donors

-$312.23

Donations toward project cost

-$265.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.83

match offer

-$262.26

Match offer toward project cost

-$222.92

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.34

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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