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Mrs. Parrent from Houston TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building Better Readers With Games

Help me give my students reading comprehension games and phonics building games to help create more fluent readers.

  • $319 goal

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My Students

My students are a prime example of the melting pot that is our country, as they represent over 30 different countries in my three classes! Just like the great variety in our backgrounds, my students come to 6th grade with a great variety in their ability to read independently. Some of my students are reading by themselves at an 8th grade level while others struggle through 3rd grade passages.

My students are enthusiastic and passionate about their learning and crave the opportunity to discover new things for themselves.

My Project

I am requesting several new and exciting style games for my classroom. My hope is to acquire these materials to assist in engaging my students as they build their reading skills.

The games and literacy centers are designed using research based practices, but are also made to promote fun while my students learn.

Since there are a plethora of reading abilities in any given classroom at any time, I am requesting varying levels too. This will help maximize the number of students I am able serve with these games. I also requested a variety of language journals to help some of my ESL students who, while several years below grade level, still need consistent instruction at their ability level to progress and build their confidence.

Mrs. Parrent
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
HH153 - Fiction & Nonfiction Paired Passages - Gr. 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
HH154 - Fiction & Nonfiction Paired Passages - Gr. 5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
RR799 - Phonics & Language Skills Folder Game Library - Gr. 2-3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
LL929 - Teaching Phonics Skills Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
GG473 - Touch & Read Blends & Digraphs Sentence Match • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99
GG105 - Daily Language Practice Journal - Gr. 3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.49 1 $4.49
GG107 - Daily Language Practice Journal - Gr. 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.49 1 $4.49
GG109 - Daily Language Practice Journal - Gr. 5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.49 1 $4.49
GG101 - Daily Language Practice Journal - Gr. 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.49 1 $4.49
GG103 - Daily Language Practice Journal - Gr. 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.49 1 $4.49

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