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Ms. Stalvey from Valdosta GA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Awesome Students Need Awesome Supplies!

My students need materials to improve their fine motor and cognitive skills. We need folder games, scissors, lacing cards and more.

  • $717 goal

This project expired on March 27, 2017.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are overcomers! Our school is in a low income/high poverty district. All students receive 100% free breakfast and lunch. Along with the challenges associated with poverty, my students also have exceptionalities. These exceptionalities range from developmental delays to autism. Even though tasks may be difficult, my students work hard every day to achieve their goals.

My students do not even realize how inspirational they are!

They come to school with the brightest smiles and warmest hugs every day. Coloring art work with broken crayons and not having the supplies needed to improve their fine motor skills does not dampen their spirit. My students find a way to make the best of each situation.

My Project

My students need materials to help improve their fine motor skills. They also need materials to increase their cognitive abilities. The lacing materials help students build these fine motor skills. The snapping, zipping, lacing, and tying boards help students learn to become more independent because these skills help them dress themselves. My students also need to learn letters and numbers. I've selected materials that I believe will be high interest for my students as they learn letters and numbers. We do a lot of small group centers in our classroom, and these materials will be wonderful for students to manipulate and explore during their learning.

I truly believe ALL students can learn.

As an educator, it is my responsibility to meet my students where they are and do what it takes to teach them the way THEY learn. My students love to use their hands to manipulate items in their learning.

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

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AA870X - Early Learning Folder Game Libraries - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $115.00 1 $115.00
PP717X - Lakeshore Magic Board - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.50 1 $99.50
AA330X - Dressing Frames - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
RA239 - Colors & Shapes Activity Mats • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
TT625 - Peg Number Boards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $36.99 1 $36.99
FF197 - Alphabet Folder Game Library - Pre K-K • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99
LL917 - Shape Sorting Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 2 $33.98
AA719 - Magic Board Printing Practice Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.99 1 $26.99
BD297 - Lace-A-Word Lowercase Beads • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
RA298 - Lakeshore 6" Activity Balls - Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
TD341 - Indestructible Lacing Cards Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
HH759 - Fine Motor Scissor Scoops - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $11.99 1 $11.99
TT427 - Counting Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$534.38

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$36.87

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$609.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$107.52

Total project goal

$716.79

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$716.79

8 Donors

-$566.79

Donations toward project cost

-$481.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$85.02

match offer

-$150.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$127.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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