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  • 4 donors
  • $403 goal

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Mrs. Kennedy-Holmes
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 4 donors
  • $0 still needed
Distance learning
These materials will help students continue learning through school closures and other scheduling uncertainties related to coronavirus. Items will be delivered to the location chosen by the teacher.

A Pocket of Teaching

Help me give my students materials to keep learning during distance learning including teaching boards, modeling charts, a pocket chart stand, and more!

My Students

My students are an amazing group of learners from disadvantaged backgrounds; 100% of our students receive free lunch and a third of the students speak a language other than English at home. The students have limited experiences outside the classroom walls. They have limited exposure to current academic materials and often utilize used and donated supplies. They have limited access to cultural and extra-curricular activities as well. The children are eager learners just waiting for the right tools to help them succeed. Please help a great group of children soar high to reach their full potential.

My Project

Help me gather teaching resources to enhance my students' distance learning experience. I would love to brighten my live teaching work space and give students meaningful learning experiences while in their homes.

With materials like a pocket chart stand and number line pocket chart, I can create a classroom environment at home.

When my students log on to live to teach, they will be able to see versions of materials they see at school. I will be able to model new skills, review previously learned material, and introduce new concepts. These materials will really help to improve our current at-home learning situation.

In addition, materials like number bond paddles and number bond triangles can help my students visualize new number concepts. I will be able to use the paddles and triangles to model how to complete the activity. Then the students can complete the activity in their journals to show me on the screen. Furthermore, they will know how to use these materials in the future in their classrooms when they return to school.

Please consider helping to enhance our distance learning experience. Thank you for caring for my children and helping us to create a little pocket of learning.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA964 Adjustable Pocket Chart Stand • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
AA391 Number Line Math Activity Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LC657 Count to 120 Magnetic Number Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
DD267 Snap Slide Number Bonds Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
PP929 Giant Magnetic Visual Models Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
DD927 Number Bond Magnetic Answer Boards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
PP580 Giant Magnetic Early Writing Page • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LC676 Magnetic Numbers Counters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
RA415 Extra Chart Stand Rings Set of 5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 1 $7.99

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This project will reach 25 students.

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