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Mrs. Fox from Antioch CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Balancing Distance Learning in Kindergarten With Creative Manipulatives

Help me give my students some fun kindergarten materials to enhance their distance learning, including a colorful set of basic skills cards organized on a ring, Playdoh, and sidewalk chalk, all tucked into a red canvas tote.

  • $590 goal

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My Students

My multicultural and diverse kindergarten students are primarily from a low socioeconomic community and need help to be able to reach their full potential and thrive during these unprecedented times. I plan to offer them therapeutic creative materials that will enhance and reinforce their learning. I hope these materials will help fill in some gaps In their kindergarten experience and add some joy learning at home.

My Project

My kindergarten students are from a diverse multicultural and low socioeconomic community. Despite the challenges of distance learning I hope to offer creative and therapeutic materials to help address different learning modalities, encourage engagement, fill in some gaps, and add some joy to the kindergarten learning experience.

My plan is to give my students the opportunity to get their hands on some fun, creative, and therapeutic manipulatives.

They will be able to use the engaging and therapeutic Playdoh to form letters, numbers, and objects while improving their fine motor skills and having some fun. The colorful sidewalk chalk will add excitement and enhance learning as they write and draw outside in the fresh air. The set of kindergarten basic skills flashcards, which include letters, numbers, shapes, and colors, are all conveniently organized on a ring. These fun supplies, along with a list of ideas for their use, will be tucked into a red canvas bag to be presented to the students.

Thank you for your generosity, thoughtfulness, and kindness. Thank you for helping make kindergarten fun!

Mrs. Fox
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
KT1100 Basic Skills Practice Ring • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 30 $239.70
Chalk City Sidewalk Chalk, 20 Count, 7 Different Colors, Jumbo Chalk, Non-Toxic, Washable, Art Set • Amazon Business $10.92 7 $76.44
Simpli-Magic 79270 Canvas Tote Bags for Crafts, Shopping, Groceries, Books, Beach, Diaper Bag & Much More, 12 Pack, 13”x15”, Red • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 36-Pack Case of Colors, Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 3-Ounce Cans (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $24.99 2 $49.98

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