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Ms. Samocha from San Francisco CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A New Learning Center for Kinders!

My students need a new learning easel and station to easily take our writing and reading resources around the classroom. A new easel means less down-time between set up, and easier access for students to participate.

  • $490 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is a diverse, multi-lingual elementary school with a strong sense of community. I teach in a Kinder classroom where my students constantly surprise me with their wit, grit, and eagerness to learn.

My students are bright, curious, and hard working.

They love learning about the world and absolutely love being in the classroom.

Our Kindergarten community is strong-- all of our Kinders and TK-ers (100 little learners!) get together and experience learning as a community at least a few times a week. Our school truly is a village. We have many ELLs at our school who benefit from visual learning and group work.

My Project

This new learning easel will allow us to have easier access to materials when we need them-- like markers, shapes, and magnetic manipulatives!

Less down time means more learning!

We can be mobile around the room, and switch between various charts with ease! Our students will also have access to writing for their peers using this easel. They can stand in front, and participate in shared writing where they hold the pen! They can be leaders in the classroom with the ability to reach and interact with a learning station.

We use our easel daily for word study, math, reading workshop and writing workshop.

Ms. Samocha
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LM520 - All-Purpose Mobile Teaching Easel - Elementary • Lakeshore Learning Materials $349.00 1 $349.00

Materials cost

$349.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$31.93

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.24

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$416.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.44

Total project goal

$489.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$489.61

7 Donors

-$406.08

Donations toward project cost

-$348.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.91

match offer

-$80.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$68.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

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$0.00

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