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Mrs. R. from Chicago IL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Clay & Dough Creativity

The cost of dough, dough stamps, a Classroom Clay & Dough Designer Kit and messy mats from Lakeshore Learning is $267, 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>.

  • $267 goal

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I am the proud teacher of bright and energetic kindergarten children. These children all come from low income families and a strict school budget. We are provided with basic school supplies but I am on my own for any additional materials. I would like to open up a Clay & Dough center in my classroom where my students will be free to create. Young children need opportunities to use their imagination and be creative. I am hoping this center will do just that. The materials I am requesting include clay and a clay & dough designer kit which includes a 40 piece set. I am also requesting upper & lowercase alphabet stamps so the children can use this as a literacy center as well. They will be able to stamp out words, names, and just about anything they wish. The tools included in this kit will allow them to use their fine motor skills to design, roll, cut, stamp, slice, and so much more. I know the children will truly enjoy this center. Please help me make this creative center possible for these children. We appreciate any help you are able to provide. I sincerely thank you for your time and consideration.

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

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RR725X - Lakeshore Dough Assortment Pack • Lakeshore Learning $49.50 1 $49.50
LA278 - Uppercase Alphabet & Number Dough Stampe • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
RR388 - Classroom Clay & Dough Designer Kit • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
LA532 - Lowercase Alphabet Dough Stampers • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
GG952 - 36-Stamper Stand • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
GG953 - 26-Stamper Stand • Lakeshore Learning $16.95 1 $16.95
TG165 - Medium Messy Mats - Set of 5 • Lakeshore Learning $6.95 1 $6.95

Materials cost

$178.20

Vendor shipping charges

$17.82

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.46

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$218.33

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.93

Total project goal

$266.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$266.26

4 Donors

-$254.72

Donations toward project cost

-$218.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.18

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.79

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$0.00

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