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Ms. H. from Salinas CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Cheveron Fueling a Different View Through STEM

Help me give my students the abilty to learn about the world through Sing-A-Long songs, nursury rhymes, magnets, puzzles, books about culture, and View Masters.

  • $925 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Many of my students struggle with the daily task of existing in a society that doesn't understand them. My students are curious learners that come from broken homes or have some type of learning disability. They want to be understood and are eager to please when given the opportunity to shine. Even though they might not always act typically; they are still just kids just trying to get past all the staring and loud noises this world throws at them.

My Project

Life science is a hard subject to teach to children that hardly get out of their homes. My students rarely get the opportunity to experience other cultures or even travel out of the state. I want to give my students the ability to travel to those places through different forms of media. I am requesting Nursey Rhyme books from multiple cultures so the kids can see how similar and dissimilar they are to our own. Character magnets for the kids to compare with our own ABCs. Different Bilingual picture books so even if the kids cannot read the foreign language they can at least get an understanding of meaning. Books about different cultures are important at such a young age. I want my students to see that kids can be just like them from all around the world.

The old school View-Master and the newest edition will send my kiddos on visual trips around the globe.

I'm requesting Wildlife Reels, Destinations, National Geographic, and a boxed set for them to decide. Because even if they cannot leave the state currently they can at least dream of a future in which they can.

I am also asking for several different Mellissa & Doug chunky wooded puzzle sets for the kids to explore and learn with. A long with some highlighters and notebooks. That they can use to write or draw anything exciting they've seen about on their world adventures.

Ms. H.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learn Korean with Rocket Korean Level 1, the best Korean course to learn, speak and understand Korean fast. Over 120 hours of Korean lessons for Mac, PC, Android & iOS • Amazon Business $99.95 1 $99.95
View-Master Experience Pack Bundle - All Three Sets - Space, Destinations and National Geographic Wildlife Reels Virtual Reality 3D • Amazon Business $79.95 1 $79.95
Playskool Mr. Potato Head Super Spud • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Korean Grammar in Use_Beginning (English ver.) • Amazon Business $31.58 1 $31.58
Toy Magnets Korean • Amazon Business $26.96 1 $26.96
Toy Magnets Korean • Amazon Business $26.96 1 $26.96
My Weekly Korean Vocabulary Book 1: With 1600+ Everyday Sample Expressions(Downloadable Audio Files Included) • Amazon Business $26.80 1 $26.80
Your First Hanja Guide: Learn Essential Chinese Characters Used in the Korean Language (English and Korean Edition) • Amazon Business $25.86 1 $25.86
Mrs. Potato Head Playskool Silly Suitcase Set • Amazon Business $21.25 1 $21.25
Mr Potato Head Playskool Silly Suitcase, Ages 2 and up • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Korean Essential Vocabulary 6000 for Foreigners: Korean-English • Amazon Business $19.20 1 $19.20
View Master Boxed Set • Amazon Business $18.89 1 $18.89
Integrated Korean Workbook: Beginning 1, 2nd Edition (Klear Textbooks in Korean Language) • Amazon Business $17.58 1 $17.58
Talk To Me In Korean Workbook Level 1(Downloadable Audio Files Included) • Amazon Business $17.29 1 $17.29
The Korean Mind: Understanding Contemporary Korean Culture • Amazon Business $15.46 1 $15.46
Korean Nursery Rhymes: Wild Geese, Land of Goblins and other Favorite Songs and Rhymes [Korean-English] [MP3 Audio CD Included] • Amazon Business $14.06 1 $14.06
Cook Korean!: A Comic Book with Recipes • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
A Thousand Beginnings and Endings • Amazon Business $13.36 1 $13.36
Korean for Children 1: Basic level Korean for Children Book 1 (Volume 1) (Korean Edition) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Moma Muji Notebook 5 mm-grid 30sheets, A6 (4.13 x 5.82 in), Dark Gray, 3 Pack (Japan Import) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
View-Master Deluxe VR Viewer • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Melissa & Doug Colorful Fish Wooden Chunky Puzzle (8 pcs) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Melissa & Doug Shapes Wooden Chunky Puzzle (8 pcs) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
English-Korean Bilingual Children's Picture Dictionary Book of Colors (FreeBilingualBooks.com) (English and Korean Edition) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Learn to read Korean in just one day: Master Hangul by rule: Penmanship practice and names of K-POP members • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Let's Speak Korean: Learn Over 1,400+ Expressions Quickly and Easily With Pronunciation & Grammar Guide Marks - Just Listen, Repeat, and Learn! • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Let's Speak Korean: Learn Over 1,400+ Expressions Quickly and Easily With Pronunciation & Grammar Guide Marks - Just Listen, Repeat, and Learn! • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
The Learning Journey Lift & Learn Colors & Shapes • Amazon Business $8.28 1 $8.28
Etiquette Guide to Korea: Know the Rules that Make the Difference! • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
Periplus Pocket Korean Dictionary: Korean-English English-Korean, Second Edition (Periplus Pocket Dictionaries) • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
Reading Guide Highlighter Strips, Set of 5 (Blue, orange, green, pink and yellow) • Amazon Business $6.35 1 $6.35
View-Master Experience Pack, National Geographic Dinosaurs • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Let's Study Korean: Complete Practice Work Book for Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary and Reading Comprehension With Over 600 Questions • Amazon Business $4.41 1 $4.41
View-Master Experience Pack Destinations • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Living in South Korea • Amazon Business $3.49 1 $3.49

Materials cost

$682.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$62.49

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.24

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$785.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$138.66

Total project goal

$924.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$924.38

6 Donors

-$881.67

Donations toward project cost

-$785.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$95.95

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$42.71

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