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Mrs. Dollins from Gladstone MO is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Building Strong Relationships with My Little Geniuses

Help me give my students the Osmo Genius materials to create, explore and engage in learning. The books will help me foster a positive, safe, relationship-based learning environment for my students.

  • $443 goal

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My Students

My Pre-K students are from all backgrounds. They attend our Title I PreK, Monday-Friday for a half day. We are in a diverse neighborhood with students of many different cultures that attend Pre-K. Our school services PreK-5th grades. We have over 250 students in our school. Our Pre-K services the neediest students in our community.

Despite the many challenges my students may face, they are eager to learn.

They love school and can't wait to see what we are learning and doing each day.

My Project

The Osmo Little Genius kits will help my students create, explore, and engage in learning. The books will help us build strong relationships and connections in our classroom.

These materials encourage us to embrace our unique qualities while showing kindness and empathy to those around us.

They celebrate our family connections and will help me better meet the needs of students who have experienced trauma.

I know these resources will make a huge impact on our PreK classroom. They will allow for discussions about deep and important topics and build our connections and family feel in our classroom. My students will benefit greatly from these materials.

Mrs. Dollins
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Osmo - Little Genius Starter Kit for iPad - 4 Hands-On Learning Games - Preschool Ages - Problem Solving & Creativity (Osmo iPad Base Included) • Amazon Business $79.99 2 $159.98
Engaged: Building Intentional Partnerships With Families • Amazon Business $36.99 1 $36.99
The Trauma-Sensitive Classroom: Building Resilience with Compassionate Teaching • Amazon Business $23.33 1 $23.33
Purposeful Play: A Teacher's Guide to Igniting Deep and Joyful Learning Across the Day • Amazon Business $23.04 1 $23.04
The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys • Amazon Business $22.48 1 $22.48
No More Teaching a Letter a Week (Not This but That) • Amazon Business $20.63 1 $20.63
A Little SPOT of Kindness! • Amazon Business $11.29 1 $11.29
Kindness Starts With You - At School • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
The Day You Begin • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Unique and Wonderful: A Rhyming Picture Book for Children about Diversity that encourages Tolerance and discourages prejudice and racism • Amazon Business $9.13 1 $9.13
All Shapes Matter • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99

Materials cost

$337.14

Vendor shipping charges

$3.98

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.06

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$376.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$66.38

Total project goal

$442.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$442.56

6 Donors

-$219.00

Donations toward project cost

-$191.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.60

match offer

-$217.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$184.78

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.61

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.18

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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