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Ms. Vanneza from Kannapolis NC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Brighter Minds With a Color Changing Light Table

Help me give my students a color changing light table to enhance their literacy, science, math and writing skills.

  • $485 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are full of energy! They come in every morning with a smile on their faces and ready for the days adventures. Their giggles and laughs as we are learning through play, warm up my heart and make me want to provide the best environment possible for them. I see their curious minds investigating the world around them and want to give them more tools to fuel their interests. They are all little sponges soaking up new information each and every day! Even though the year has just begun, I am so proud of them and could not be happier to be their teacher! I am truly lucky and blessed!

My Project

Imagine 16 pairs of eyes lighting up when they see their brand new color changing light table! The light table has a natural ability to draw children in and allows their learning to be enhanced. They will have the opportunity to manipulate geometric and magnetic shapes, letters, light table color disks and much more on the light table. Children will practice their architectural skills by building structures with the magnetic shapes, explore color theories with light table color disks and practice their letter recognition with colorful letters. This light table will also be used in coordination with our studies. For example when doing our tree study the children will be able to observe different nature materials under the light table such as twigs, leaves, pine cones etc. This light table will encourage children to manipulate objects they may not have been interested in before and allow them to learn while having fun!

Ms. Vanneza
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, Latinx, 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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL526 - Space-Saver Color-Changing Light Table • Lakeshore Learning Materials $349.00 1 $349.00

Materials cost

$349.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.22

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.24

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$411.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.61

Total project goal

$484.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$484.07

4 Donors

-$263.74

Donations toward project cost

-$224.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.56

match offer

-$220.33

Match offer toward project cost

-$187.28

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.05

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$0.00

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