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Ms. ChavezMares from Avondale CO is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Auction Items

Help me give my students games to win as incentives to reading books and doing book reports

  • $221 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have twenty-five students this year, fifteen boys and ten girls. They are full of energy and are very excited to express themselves each and everyday. They are all very different from one another and always have lots to share. We are trying to promote reading in a positive way. Reading, doing book reports and being able to participate in an auction was a huge success last year. This gives the students a positive reason to read and be able to tell what the story is about.

My Project

These items will be auction items. Students will read a book and have to fill out a book report form to receive "ball" money. Each paper ball they earn is like money to purchase items on "auction" day. The more books they read, the more book reports they get to turn in to earn the "ball" money. Depending on how long the book is, determines how many "balls" the student receives. Reading will be done at home. For the first auction, we will do a few book reports in class, but for the second auction, it will all be done at home.

Ms. ChavezMares
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
Skeleton Floor Puzzle • Teachers' School Supply $29.99 1 $29.99
Mattel - Apples To Apples Party Box • Teachers' School Supply $24.99 1 $24.99
Mattel - Apples To Apples Junior • Teachers' School Supply $18.99 1 $18.99
Teacher Created Resources - 200 Brain Games Game • Teachers' School Supply $16.99 1 $16.99
Trend Enterprises Inc. - Zap Addition Card Game • Teachers' School Supply $10.99 1 $10.99
Trend Enterprises Inc. - Zoom Multiplication Card Game • Teachers' School Supply $10.99 1 $10.99
Trend Enterprises Inc. - Monkey Mayhem Educational Game • Teachers' School Supply $10.99 1 $10.99
BLINK CARD GAME • Teachers' School Supply $8.36 1 $8.36

Materials cost

$132.29

Vendor shipping charges

$14.55

State sales tax

$8.47

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$187.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.05

Total project goal

$220.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$220.34

2 Donors

-$208.58

Donations toward project cost

-$178.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.79

match offer

-$10.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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