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Ms. Burns from Silver Spring MD is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

ABC, 123, My Class and Me!

My students need Alphabet recognition and alphabet sound materials for the new school year!

  • $174 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are absolutely amazing and come in every morning with a smile. They have a desire to learn and grow everyday.

I work at a diverse Title I elementary school in Maryland.

A majority of my students are English Language Learners and come from low-income families. My heart absolutely belongs to Kindergarten and I love being the first teacher that my students have in school. They truly inspire me everyday to be the best I can be for them.

My Project

I am looking for new materials to help my students with letter naming, letter identification, and letter sounds. I love having hands-on learning resources that are fun and tactical in my classroom! I am looking for alphabet puzzles, play dough for my students to make letters, small writing pencils for my students to write letters, and beads for my students to find the letters in their names and make words! These materials will help my students practice identifying letters, tracing and writing letters, and recognizing beginning sounds. Having alphabet materials that are age appropriate and engaging will help my students' interest in learning the alphabet! They will allow my students to see, play with, and compare letters and letter shapes. Children’s knowledge of letter names and shapes is a strong predictor in their success with reading and writing.

Ms. Burns
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 24-Pack Case of Colors (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
BD294 - Lace-A-Word Uppercase Beads • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
BD297 - Lace-A-Word Lowercase Beads • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
Learning Resources Smart Snacks Alpha Pops, 26 Pieces • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Click, Clack, Quack to School! (A Click Clack Book) • Amazon Business $14.88 1 $14.88
Ticonderoga DIX13472 Golf Pencil, Yellow (72 Count) • Amazon Business $11.79 1 $11.79
Learning Resources Alphabet Puzzle Cards, 52 Pieces • Amazon Business $6.50 1 $6.50

Materials cost

$109.13

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$6.55

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$147.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.00

Total project goal

$173.32

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$173.32

2 Donors

-$171.55

Donations toward project cost

-$147.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.23

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.77

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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