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Mrs. Hoffman from Parma OH is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Character Traits to the Rescue!

My students need Lakeshore Character Kids, the book Character Kids Save the Day! and Character Development Book Sets, Those Shoes, Marvin Redpost and more to help build a sense of community and instill character traits in our classroom.

  • $398 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students come from a variety of backgrounds. Teaching in a lower income area, some of my students have been to preschool while others have had no educational exposure at all. Each student comes to school excited and ready to learn.

My goal is to provide my students with the best possible educational experiences.

My students enjoy hands-on learning experiences and I strive to provide them with as many opportunities to explore learning and their environment on a daily basis.

My Project

My students come from a variety of backgrounds. I have found that throughout the years character traits are something that have been something that we need to work on more at school. I have put some of these ideas into place in my classroom and am interested in incorporating more! We need Lakeshore Character Kids, the book Character Kids Save the Day! and Character Development Book Sets, Those Shoes, Marvin Redpost and more to help build a sense of community and instill character traits in our classroom.

Young students need guidance and support in education, making good choices and learning responsibility.

The support of these materials would provide my students with many other ways to learn these skills. They will help them develop into caring young men and women that will be able to handle a variety of situations and change the world one person at a time.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EE612 - Lakeshore Character Kids • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 3 $89.97
Character Development Book Set (Set of 8) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $49.26 1 $49.26
Character Builders Set with CD (Set of 12) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $47.56 1 $47.56
EE613 - Character Kids Save the Day! Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 3 $38.97
Stand up to Bullying! : (Upstanders to the Rescue!) • AKJ Education $6.53 3 $19.59
Those Shoes • AKJ Education $5.10 3 $15.30
Marvin Redpost #2: Why Pick on Me? • AKJ Education $3.64 3 $10.92
You Can Count on Me Learning About Responsibility • AKJ Education $3.14 3 $9.42
Telling the Truth: Learning about Honesty, Integrity, and Trustworthiness • AKJ Education $2.55 3 $7.65

Materials cost

$288.64

Vendor shipping charges

$14.52

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$337.49

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.56

Total project goal

$397.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$397.05

1 Donor

-$397.05

Donations toward project cost

-$337.49

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.56

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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