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Mrs. Mailman from Houston TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Foundation to Build Upon!

My students need a classroom that supports them to reach their full potential, and I want to give them everything they deserve! They need pocket charts, rolling organizer, mailbox, math workbooks, books, Post-It notes, and posters.

  • $599 goal

This project expired on December 1, 2018.

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My Students

I am about to embark on my first year in the classroom, teaching Kindergarten, and I am so excited (and nervous) to begin this journey! Beginning my first year, I am working hard to build a classroom environment that sets my friends (students) up for success on all levels. This involves a lot of time, energy and resources! My students deserve the best that I can give them. With your help, we can positively impact the lives of Mrs. M's Kindergarten 2018-2019 class!

My Project

"Whether you color the world or light it up blue, you are making a difference, so keep being YOU!" Classroom Set Up Project. As teachers, we want to give our students everything humanly possible to help them to become the best versions of themselves; academically, physically, socially, and emotionally!

Books such as The Rainbow Fish and Have You Filled your Bucket Today will help my students to build valuable social and friendship skills while the Pocket Chart will help us to learn days of the week and months of the year, crucial information to get students ready for 1st grade.

As a first year teacher, it can be daunting to build a classroom from the ground up and these tools will be used to help students to build a strong foundation of literacy, mathematics, science, and social studies with which to grow upon as they enter these crucial educational years. As a kindergarten teacher, I have the incredible responsibility to ensure students leave my classroom with a love of learning and a thirst for knowledge. Adding these resources to my classroom will help to make every learning experience even more fun!

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

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This project will reach 24 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Handwriting: Printing Workbook (Brighter Child: Grades K-2) • Amazon Business $4.99 20 $99.80
Math Workbook, Grade K (Brighter Child: Grades K) • Amazon Business $4.74 20 $94.80
Advantus 10 Drawer Rolling Organizer, Multi-colored Drawers, 13 x 15.38 x 37.75 Inches (34004) • Amazon Business $45.57 1 $45.57
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25 x 30 Inches, 30 Sheets/Pad, 2 Pads, Large White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Super Sticking Power (559) • Amazon Business $42.98 1 $42.98
Carson Dellosa Numbers 1-120 Board Pocket Chart (158180) • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Yoga Poses for Kids Cards (Deck One) • Amazon Business $18.95 1 $18.95
Days of the Week Chart by School Smarts Fully Laminated,Durable Material Rolled and SEALED in Plastic Poster Sleeve for Protection. Discounts are in the special offers section of the page. • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Daily Schedule Pocket Chart • Amazon Business $15.89 1 $15.89
Trademark Home Collection 24 x 14 Cushioned Folding Stool - Red • Amazon Business $15.80 1 $15.80
Melissa & Doug My Own Wooden Mailbox Activity Set and Educational Toy • Amazon Business $15.69 1 $15.69
Sunnyglade 500PCS Wood Letter Tiles/ Wooden Scrabble Tiles A-Z Capital Letters for Crafts, Pendants, Spelling • Amazon Business $13.90 1 $13.90
How Full Is Your Bucket? For Kids • Amazon Business $13.19 1 $13.19
The Rainbow Fish • Amazon Business $12.45 1 $12.45
Creative Teaching Press Painted Palette Traditional Manuscript Alphabet Bulletin Board (7055) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Teacher Created Resources Colorful Scribble Alphabet Line Bulletin Board • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
Have You Filled a Bucket Today?: A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids (Bucketfilling Books) • Amazon Business $7.56 1 $7.56
Months of the Year Poster Chart - LAMINATED - Double Sided (18 x 24) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Glitter Finger Nails Costume Accessories (36 per package) • Amazon Business $5.62 1 $5.62

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