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Mrs. Ponder from Hopewell VA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building Blocks a Great Foundation!

My students need building blocks to enhance the Building Study we will start in the near future. Pictures of the children are taken often and a color printer would be amazing for instant pictures!

  • $585 goal

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My Students

Each of my students are precious! Their love for learning is contagious and I love to provide activities to enhance their learning. I traditionally think of plans that include an "out of the box" approach!

My students need and crave exposure to all facets of learning.

Each child comes from a low income family and providing varying experiences for them helps grab their attention and in turn learning occurs! The joy on their faces often reveal the fun they are having while learning.

My Project

We currently have one set of blocks and adding two more different kind of blocks would be very beneficial. Our new curriculum using the block area often and with more blocks it will be more effective and fun! Their creativity will soar with the addition of new blocks.

Pictures are taken often of the children and their accomplishments and a Color Printer would greatly benefit them seeing themselves and their creations instantly!

They love seeing themselves and the things they have created and with a color printer I will be able to print pictures, activities for the children, and jazz up newsletters sent home to entice the parent and student!

Mrs. Ponder
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP 65 Black & Tri-color Original Ink Cartridges, 2 Cartridges (N9K01AN, N9K02AN) • Amazon Business $26.89 7 $188.23
GB619 - Giant Soft Building Blocks • Lakeshore Learning Materials $159.00 1 $159.00
HP Deskjet 3720 All-in-One - multifunction printer (color) • Best Buy Education $72.60 1 $72.60
CB214 - Jumbo Cardboard Blocks - Master Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99

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