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Ms. Rocke from San Francisco CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building STEM Skills in Kinder!

Help me give my students building blocks, magnatiles, dolls, and play-dough to stimulate hands-on, imaginative play and learning.

  • $445 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My kindergarten grade classroom is made up of twenty diverse and inspiring learners. My students come from a wide range of cultural and linguistic backgrounds.

Our school is located in one of the most historically impoverished communities in San Francisco, but my students are resilient and passionate about learning.

They come to school every day excited to see what topics they'll be exploring. Our school is dedicated to providing services and opportunities that serve the whole child, their family, and their community.

My Project

Kindergarteners learn best through hands-on, imaginative play. This project will provide my students with materials to explore early STEM and social-emotional concepts through play. Wooden blocks and magnatiles are used to explore shape and engineer cities, roads, bridges and buildings. Multicultural dolls allow students to act out social situations and explore community. Play-dough provides a tactile material that can be shaped into letters, numbers, shapes, or whatever their imagination decides.

Kindergarteners need materials to support independent play activities that reinforce the social and academic skills we're learning.

With your help, I can ensure that my kindergarteners have high-quality materials to support play and learning.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kids Magnet Toys Magnet Building Tiles, 120 PCs 3D Magnetic Building Blocks Set, Educational Toys for Kids Children • Amazon Business $57.99 1 $57.99
Agirlgle Wooden Large Building Blocks for Toddlers Baby Kids 16 Pcs Geometry Sensory Wood Rainbow Stacking Blocks Construction Toys Set Colorful Preschool Learning Educational Toys for Boys Girls • Amazon Business $55.96 1 $55.96
EA165 - Jumbo Time Timer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
Sargent Art 6 Color Dough Set, 3 Pounds Each, Art-Time Artist Dough, 18-Pound Assortment • Amazon Business $37.69 1 $37.69
Guidecraft Mirror Blocks Set - 10 Pcs. Kids Learning & Educational Toys, Stacking Blocks • Amazon Business $34.93 1 $34.93
Agirlgle Wood Building Blocks Set for Kids 24 Pcs Rainbow Stacker Stacking Game Construction Building Toys Set Preschool Colorful Learning Educational Toys - Geometry Wooden Blocks for Boys & Girls • Amazon Business $32.96 1 $32.96
Magna-Tiles 2-Piece Car Expansion Set – The Original, Award-Winning Magnetic Building Tiles – Creativity and Educational – STEM Approved • Amazon Business $14.65 1 $14.65
Hape Asian Wooden Doll House Family Set • Amazon Business $14.50 1 $14.50
Hape African American Wooden Doll House Family • Amazon Business $13.26 1 $13.26
Award Winning Hape Caucasian Doll Family Set for Kid's Dollhouses • Amazon Business $12.22 1 $12.22

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