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Ms. Nezahualcoyotl from Los Angeles CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

All Hands on Deck: Learning Our Letters

Help me give my students a variety of hands-on activities to promote early literacy skills.

  • $175 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are comprised of Transitional Kindergarten students that that like to explore, ask questions, and move. There are currently 14 boys and 4 girls. They are a very active class that needs highly engaging activities to keep them motivated for their best learning. They enjoy learning through play and are very curious. Students like reading, drawing, coloring, painting, and building. They enjoy working in groups as they learn while at school.

My class enjoys learning new things by having hands-on​ experiences that use all of their senses.

My Project

Hands-on activities like alphabet puzzles, pegboard and lacing letters, playdough​ and Wiki-Stick letter mats give young learners a variety of ways to learn about the letters of the alphabet and their respective shapes and sounds. The activities also help develop fine motor skills. These tactile experiences provide another way for students to develop their letter recognition skills beyond standard reading and writing practice. By incorporating these highly engaging activities into the curriculum during independent work time, students are able to select from an activity that best suits their natural interest and curiosity. The students are able to reinforce their learning in a fun and enjoyable manner.

Ms. Nezahualcoyotl
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
A - Z Pegboard Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $40.46 1 $40.46
Giant Lacing and Tracing Letters • Kaplan Early Learning Company $24.26 1 $24.26
Kaplan Dough Literacy Mats - Set of 26 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $19.76 1 $19.76
Wikki Stix(r) Alphabet Cards • Kaplan Early Learning Company $13.46 1 $13.46
Ladybug Letters • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.96 1 $8.96

Materials cost

$106.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.78

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$148.28

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.17

Total project goal

$174.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$174.45

1 Donor

-$174.45

Donations toward project cost

-$148.28

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.17

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$0.00

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