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Ms. CC from Dallas TX is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building Literacy Foundation In PreK!

My students need literacy manipulatives such as alphabet cards, pocket charts for letters/syllables/sight words, along with proper writing guides for those that struggle.

  • $513 goal

This project expired on March 28, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing! They want to learn and are ready to soak it all up. We need these basic manipulatives in our classroom so we can get a head start on Kindergarten with a strong foundation.

Our Bilingual Pre-K class is ready to rock and roll this school year.

We are in a high poverty, low income area, but we do not let that get in our way! We come to school ready and willing to get the most out of our day of learning and socializing. Getting ready for Kinder is what we are all about!

My Project

These fabulous literacy manipulatives will be used daily in our Pre-K classroom. There is nothing like a hands on approach to solidify learning. We are at the learning starting point, but this is where we need to have a strong foundation for the academic school years to come. We will be able to recognize letters, start building words, and recognize letter sounds with these amazing manipulatives. By using all of the letter flash cards in Spanish and English, our Bilingual students will be on the right track for both languages heading into Kindergarten. Along with the flash cards, we will use the alphabet letters and syllable cards to make words in both languages. We will have these items readily available for the students at their writing, reading, and alphabet centers so they will be surrounded by these wonderful manipulatives. They will also be able to start to read and write sight words making their transition into Kindergarten much easier!!

It is hard to explain how much these literacy manipulatives will positively impact our learning.

Our students deserve the very best and with your generous help we can achieve this goal. Our students are the future and we all need to help these loving, intelligent, and hard working future wonderful citizens! Thank you again for your consideration!

Ms. CC
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Educational Insights Teachers Pocket Pal • Amazon $47.31 2 $94.62
Trifold White Magnetic Board - 12 x 24 inches - White • Amazon $17.59 3 $52.77
The Pencil Grip Crossover Grip Metallic Ergonomic Writing Aid, 12 Count Assorted Colors (TPG-17712) • Amazon $18.29 2 $36.58
Learning Resources Spanish Syllables Pocket Chart (LER2573) • Amazon $34.07 1 $34.07
Spanish Alphabet Books A-z 28/set • Amazon $29.43 1 $29.43
QUIZ IT PEN BOX PRE K • Amazon $27.99 1 $27.99
Learning Resources Spanish Alphabet Pocket Chart (LER2529) • Amazon $26.54 1 $26.54
Everything Alphabet, Grades PreK-K • Amazon $24.28 1 $24.28
PRE K ACTIVITY KIT WITH RIBBON • Amazon $15.99 1 $15.99
Learning Resources Spanish Alphabet Pocket Chart Photo • Amazon $11.99 1 $11.99
The Pencil Grip Writing CLAW for Pencils and Utensils, Medium Size, 6 Count Blue/Red (TPG-21206) • Amazon $10.33 1 $10.33
Trend Enterprises Verbos Skill Drill Flash Cards • Amazon $8.43 1 $8.43
Foam Magnetic Letters - Spanish • Amazon $6.95 1 $6.95
Childcraft Spanish Class Literacy Charts Blends and Digraphs, 20" W x 24" H • Amazon $6.65 1 $6.65
Sight Words/Palabras frecuenetes • Amazon $5.14 1 $5.14
Childcraft Literacy Charts English Alphabet - Class Chart • Amazon $4.99 1 $4.99
El alfabeto Flash Cards: Alphabet (Brighter Child Flash Cards) • Amazon $2.69 1 $2.69

Materials cost

$399.44

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$435.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.84

Total project goal

$512.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$512.27

8 Donors

-$482.27

Donations toward project cost

-$409.93

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.34

match offer

-$30.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$25.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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