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Mrs. Stroud from Kailua Kona HI is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Attracted to Learning!

Help me give my students access to independent, hands on learning by using the sturdy, magnetic, learn and store chart stand with a variety of magnetic learning tools.

  • $703 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Life on a Volcano! I have a class of 23 energetic, curious first and second graders at a public charter school on the Big Island of Hawaii. Charter schools are free public schools, but receive about half the funding as the state public schools. Therefore, we look for many other options to help fund the much needed supplies and technology for our classrooms. Many of our students have never been off the island, so it is important to provide a wide range of learning opportunities.

"Tell me and I forget, Teach me and I remember, Involve me and I learn," Benjamin Franklin.

My Project

Students are attracted to anything magnetic!

The portable, magnetic, white board stand will be a versatile teaching tool that can be used many ways.

It can serve as a separate small group teaching area; an independent, exploration center; as well as, a math center.

The Engineering magnetic tools are great for tiny hands to explore using their creativity and problem solving skills. The math tools will provide great visual teaching tools and manipulatives that will allow students to learn concepts by hands-on experiences.

The flex seats will provide a comfy spot to be used at any small group area.

Your support for supplying much needed resources to provide rich learning experiences for our students is greatly appreciated!

Mrs. Stroud
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AA320 - Learn & Store Chart Stand • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
LC405BU - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $54.99 2 $109.98
PP717 - Lakeshore Magic Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 4 $51.96
EE923 - Giant Magnetic Place Value Blocks • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LL570 - Engineer-A-Coaster Activity Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
PP929 - Giant Magnetic Visual Models Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
PP539 - Giant Magnetic Lined Page • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LL336 - Magnetic Board Supply Caddy • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$535.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$23.58

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.04

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$597.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$105.44

Total project goal

$702.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$702.95

7 Donors

-$685.31

Donations toward project cost

-$597.51

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.80

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.64

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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