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Mrs. B. from Mars Hill ME is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Puzzling Way to Learn

My students need activities to reinforce their classroom learning in a fun setting. Students often use the library as a place to study, socialize and grow as learners. I try to provide unique, meaningful learning opportunities.

  • $523 goal

This project expired on May 16, 2018.

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My Students

Our students are creative and energetic learners who live in a small community with limited funding. They are highly motivated and enjoy opportunities to think outside the box. The community works hard to provide necessary resources for our students, but it is sometimes necessary to seek outside assistance to acquire materials that supplement our curriculum. We are always looking for ways to support our students' varied learning styles and needs. Community support in a small town is instrumental in helping to create a learning environment that fosters creativity and exploration!

My Project

I have chosen puzzles and activities that are directly connected to a variety of classroom topics and themes. My hope is that students will use the library and our resources to support their classroom experiences and to help them reinforce what their teachers are providing for them.

The puzzles and activities I have chosen, such as human anatomy and great inventions, will be a fun way to continue to grow and learn!

The library is designed as a space for creativity, community-building and engagement, as well as exploratory learning. Students in our school seem to enjoy working in groups to complete challenges or to think strategically through game play. I hope the puzzles and activities I have chosen will continue to feed their eager energy!

Mrs. B.
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 220 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ravensburger Empire State Building - Night Edition - 3D Puzzle (216-Piece) • Amazon Business $33.83 1 $33.83
Ravensburger - Statue of Liberty 3D Puzzle - Night Edition • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Latice Board Game • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Ravensburger Eiffel Tower - Night Edition - 3D Puzzle (216-Piece) • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Walk on the Wild Side Jigsaw Puzzle( approximately 650 pc) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Ravensburger Political World Map Jigsaw Puzzle (1000 Piece) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Forest Majesty Shaped 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle by SunsOut • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Craftsman Deluxe Mancala • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Bear Family Adventure a 1000-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle by Sunsout Inc. • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
EuroGraphics Famous Writers 1000 Piece Puzzle • Amazon Business $17.26 1 $17.26
United States of America Map 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle Highways Rivers State Capitals • Amazon Business $16.95 1 $16.95
EuroGraphics Skeletal System (Chart) Puzzle (1000-Piece) • Amazon Business $16.30 1 $16.30
EuroGraphics Human Body (The Heart) Puzzle (1000-Piece) • Amazon Business $15.71 1 $15.71
White Mountain Puzzles Best Sellers - 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle • Amazon Business $15.15 1 $15.15
American Documents The Gettysburg Address Jigsaw Puzzle (750-Piece) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Round Table Puzzle - Legendary Landmarks (500 Piece) • Amazon Business $14.85 1 $14.85
Ultimate Mastermind • Amazon Business $13.88 1 $13.88
EuroGraphics Human Body (The Brain) 1000 Piece Puzzle • Amazon Business $13.80 1 $13.80
American Documents The Declaration of Independence Jigsaw Puzzle, 750-Piece • Amazon Business $12.97 1 $12.97
Puzzle Sort and Go Jigsaw Puzzle Accessory • Amazon Business $10.47 1 $10.47
Educational Insights Kanoodle Extreme • Amazon Business $10.11 1 $10.11
EuroGraphics Great Inventions Jigsaw Puzzle (200-Piece) • Amazon Business $8.06 1 $8.06

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