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Mrs. Chin from Silver Spring MD is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Believe & Achieve Equals Success!

My students need hands-on manipulative such as the Create-A-Path Magnetic Center and Science Interactive Software Suite to become better mathematicians and scientists.

  • $686 goal

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My Students

My PreK program is an income-based program. All my students come from low-income households. Many comes from a single family home. I would like to present my students with learning materials that they would normally not have access to. They need the technology and hands-on manipulative to compete in today’s world. They need the tool to help them be successful, so they are not trying to catch up with peers their age. My PreK students are special. This is their first year in school. Like people always say, “Kids are like sponges". "They soak up everything we give them.” As their teacher, I want to ensure that I can give them the best education they can get from me. I want to make sure they feel successful in their learning and be on the path to college.

My Project

Children learn through play. They are active learners. What they need are hands-on materials and the technology to help them in their school environment. The materials like Create-A-Path Magnetic Center and the Stand-Up Magnetic Write & Wipe Center will help them become better mathematicians, writers, scientists, and explorers. We need our children to learn and feel successful in their learning. Many of the manipulatives are geared towards math and science. I want to ensure that they have a solid foundation in STEM before they graduate to Kindergarten. Without a solid foundation of basic understanding of important concepts, it will be difficult to learn new concepts as it gets harder. Every child deserves equal access and opportunity to the road to success.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP777 - Create-A-Path Magnetic Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98
PP515X - Science Interactive Software Suite - Single License CD-ROMs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.00 1 $99.00
LA583 - Stand-Up Magnetic Write & Wipe Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $89.99 1 $89.99
DD745X - Lakeshore Hands-On Math Trays - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LL570 - Engineer-A-Coaster Activity Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
RJ27 - The Mystery Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
PP214 - Touch & Match Guessing Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LC127 - Unlock It! Number Match • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
PP832 - Number Concepts Plinko Interactive Game - Single License CD-ROM • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
PP311 - Phonemic Awareness Games - Single License CD-ROM • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$513.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$30.83

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$582.44

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$102.78

Total project goal

$685.22

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$685.22

9 Donors

-$603.88

Donations toward project cost

-$518.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$85.19

match offer

-$75.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.34

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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