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Ms. Kline from Madison TN is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

All Children Can Learn

My students need magnetic words, magnetic boards, and writing workbooks in order to pass the TCAP writing assessment.

  • $252 goal

This project expired on April 1, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We need to write! I have a handful of students in my fifth grade class that are writing on or below a second grade level. By February these students need to score AT LEAST a 4 on the TCAP writing assessment in order to be considered passing.

I work in a second year charter school.

Resources for my classroom and for my students are extremely limited. Also, 99% of the students at our school qualify for free or reduced lunch, a federal designation that indicates high-poverty. Despite their limited resources, my 5th graders are some of the brightest, most creative and innovative students I have ever met. These students are passionate about learning and eager for every new opportunity.

My Project

Part of the fifth grade curriculum in the state of Tennessee is scoring at least a 4 on the state writing test in February. Out of my 43 students I have a handful who can barley spell sight words, much less write a complete sentence. These magnetic words and letters would allow them to practice simple spelling and sentence building techniques. The workbook would also be used in order for me to differentiate my writing instruction so that during writing class they are also working on their writing at their level rather than becoming frustrated.

I am a strong believer that every child can learn.

I am not discouraged by how far behind my students are, but only more motivated and passionate about their learning capabilities and growth potential. My students are just as capable as any other student in the school system. Given a passionate teacher and more resources these students can and WILL learn!

Ms. Kline
Grades 3-5
  • Smithson Craighead Academy Middle School
  • Madison, TN

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This project will reach 43 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MAGNETIC SIGHT WORDS AND SENTENCE BUILDERS----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.88 1 $13.88
ALPHAMAGNETS LOWERCASE MULTICOLORED42 PIECES----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $8.99 1 $8.99
MAGNETIC ALPHA TILES 104/PK 1-5/8 X 1-5/8----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $34.99 3 $104.97
WRITE A SUPER SENTENCE GR. 1-3----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $12.47 1 $12.47
HOW TO WRITE A STORY GRADES 4-6----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $18.72 1 $18.72

Materials cost

$159.03

Vendor shipping charges

$17.49

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.39

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$213.91

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.75

Total project goal

$251.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$251.66

3 Donors

-$251.66

Donations toward project cost

-$213.91

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.75

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$0.00

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