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Mrs. Skelton from Novato CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Centers for Learning and Building Skills

My students need more independent activities to work on at centers. These activities would greatly add and support their learning while providing them with new challenges.

  • $288 goal

This project expired on September 17, 2011.

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My Students

Do you remember needing some extra help? Did you ever need extra time to finish a project? Did you ever want an extra challenge in school? My class would greatly benefit from having learning center activities that are ready to go!

My students are very driven and incredibly good natured.

They like helping each other and working together to solve problems. My students are kind and caring. They work well together and have a wide range of learning needs. They attend a public school. Some of these students have little home support academically and need extra one on one time and support in the classroom.

My Project

In my class the students have a wide range of needs. I also work with students from other first grade classes in my school. Students who are struggling tend to need some extra focus as do students who are needing an extra challenge. These center activities would help me spend extra time with struggling students while also helping advanced students push the boundaries of their learning. These center activities would allow students to start exploring new ideas for themselves and further question the world around them.

Please help my students have materials to explore and question the world around them.

These independent centers can be used at work stations whenever students have extra time to explore and develop their knowledge.

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 40 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TAKE IT TO YOUR SEAT: LITERACY CENTERS GRADES K-1----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $31.19 1 $31.19
TAKE IT TO YOUR SEAT: MATH CENTERS GRADES K-1----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $27.46 1 $27.46
TAKE IT TO YOUR SEAT MATH CENTERS GR. 1-3 ----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $27.46 1 $27.46
GEOGRAPHY CENTERS GRADES 1-2----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $27.46 1 $27.46
TAKE IT TO YOUR SEAT: SCIENCE CENTERS GRADES 1-2----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $27.46 1 $27.46
LITERACY CENTERS GR. 1-3----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $31.19 1 $31.19

Materials cost

$172.22

Vendor shipping charges

$18.94

State sales tax

$15.76

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$244.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.15

Total project goal

$287.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$287.65

2 Donors

-$252.00

Donations toward project cost

-$244.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$35.65

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$0.00

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