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Mrs. A. from Albany NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Celebramos

The cost of a Day of the Dead Book, a Day of the Dead MiniPoster set, Dia de los Muertos Unit Book, Festival of Bones Book, El Dia de los Muertos book, Cinco de Mayo Book, Feliz Navidad Mobile Kit, Canten Navidad CD and a Navidad in Mexico Bulletin Board Set is $169, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $169 goal

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In my classroom, we celebrate and learn understanding and acceptance of others through lessons based on Mexican holidays. Beginning in the fall with the Day of the Dead, progressing to the winter with Navidad and moving into the spring with Cinco de Mayo, students will study the cultural celebrations, history and language of Mexico in their elementary Spanish class. Through books, music, activities and displays, students will become familiar and comfortable with another culture. Our inner city public school serves about 650 students. All students beginning in Pre-K and continuing through Grade 6 receive Spanish instruction. Classes include many types of learners. Integrated special education students and self-contained special needs classes receive weekly Spanish instruction. Books, compact discs and activities geared to the elementary student will be needed for this project. All materials will be specific to one of the three celebrations and will offer the children a wide variety of learning experiences. Approximately 650 students, our entire school, will participate in some aspect of this project. Through the study of Mexican celebrations, students will learn about history, language and cultural celebrations. They will be encouraged to celebrate our differences.

Mrs. A.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 650 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Navidad in Mexico Bulletin Board Set • Teacher's Discovery $24.50 1 $24.50
Day of the Dead Mini Poster Set • Teacher's Discovery $16.95 1 $16.95
The Festival of Bones • Teacher's Discovery $14.95 1 $14.95
Canten Navidad CD • Teacher's Discovery $14.95 1 $14.95
Feliz Navidad Mobile Kit • Teacher's Discovery $9.95 1 $9.95
Dia de los Muertos Unit Book • Teacher's Discovery $6.95 1 $6.95
Cinco de Mayo Book • Teacher's Discovery $6.95 1 $6.95
El Dia de los Muertos • Teacher's Discovery $5.95 1 $5.95
Day of the Dead Book • Teacher's Discovery $5.95 1 $5.95

Materials cost

$107.10

Vendor shipping charges

$10.71

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$138.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.38

Total project goal

$168.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$168.76

2 Donors

-$162.80

Donations toward project cost

-$138.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.42

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.96

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$0.00

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