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Mrs. Litvak from Pittsburgh PA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Building Up Our Basic Skills in PreK!

Help me give my students more activities to build their basic fine motor, math and literacy skills.

  • $435 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My classroom is a diverse inclusive classroom of low-income students aged 3 to 5. For most of my students, this is their first learning experience. All of our students receive free breakfast and lunch at school. We are located in the inner city of Pittsburgh and provide a free comprehensive program that is designed to nurture and support each child as we prepare them to transition to kindergarten.

My students are very interested in learning about letters, math social studies, engineering, and science, and they enjoy exploring technology.

They are dreamers, thinkers, and questioners and love to discover new things about the world around them. Despite the challenges they face, they come to school each day ready to work and play with smiles and positive attitudes.

My Project

Many of my students come to school without many of the basic skills needed to learn and grow. I want to make individualized work boxes for them to use during morning work time and these downloads will give me the materials I need to do so.

These boxes will be individualized and will allow the students to learn the basic skills they need to move forward and be successful.

We received a color printer and storage boxes last year that I will be able to use to make these various games and tasks. Each student's box will contain games and manipulatives to allow them to work individually or in pairs as they build the basic skills they need.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
ENDLESS Literacy & Math Centers Bundle (Preschool, PreK, Kindergarten) • Teachers Pay Teachers $75.00 1 $75.00
Morning Work Tubs GROWING Bundle • Teachers Pay Teachers $33.60 1 $33.60
Alphabet Letter Mats Build It BUNDLE - Fine Motor Fun! • Teachers Pay Teachers $30.00 1 $30.00
Number Mats Build It BUNDLE - Fine Motor Fun! • Teachers Pay Teachers $27.00 1 $27.00
Hands-On Exploration Tubs *SEASONAL* (Fine Motor, Morning Work, Morning Tubs) • Teachers Pay Teachers $24.00 1 $24.00
Hands-On Exploration Tubs (Fine Motor, Morning Work, Morning Tubs) • Teachers Pay Teachers $20.00 1 $20.00
Fall Autumn Preschool/ Kindergarten Unit - Math and Literacy Centers • Teachers Pay Teachers $18.00 1 $18.00
Spring Preschool/ Kindergarten Unit - Math and Literacy Centers • Teachers Pay Teachers $18.00 1 $18.00
Fine Motor Skills Task Boxes (work bins, morning tubs) • Teachers Pay Teachers $15.00 1 $15.00
Back to School Literacy and Math Activities for the Beginning of the Year • Teachers Pay Teachers $15.00 1 $15.00
Hands-On Exploration Tubs PART TWO (Fine Motor, Morning Work, Morning Tubs) • Teachers Pay Teachers $14.00 1 $14.00
Hands-On Exploration Tubs PART THREE (Fine Motor, Morning Work, Morning Tubs) • Teachers Pay Teachers $14.00 1 $14.00
PreSchool Learning Folder • Teachers Pay Teachers $9.99 1 $9.99
Back to School Fine Motor Tubs for Preschool, Pre-K Age 3+ • Teachers Pay Teachers $7.00 1 $7.00
STEM Bins® • Teachers Pay Teachers $7.00 1 $7.00
Generic Skills Adapted Morning Work Binder Pack (for PreK and Special Education) • Teachers Pay Teachers $4.00 1 $4.00
Fall Snap Cube Mats • Teachers Pay Teachers $2.50 1 $2.50

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