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Ms. Ellman from San Ramon CA is requesting educational kits & games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Collaboration Is Magnetic!

Help me give my students magnetic building materials to explore and create with together!

  • 6 donors
  • $572 goal

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My Project

TK is all about exploration: as they learn and play together, kids explore all the amazing things that drive the world around and within them. The best materials offer the chance for them to engage in open-ended, creative play.

The right materials naturally draw diverse groups of creative thinkers together to make the special magic of purposeful play.

Our small collection of magnetic building toys always draws a big crowd. There's something about the versatility and colorful shapes that attract a wide range of kids--from regulars in the play kitchen to monster truck fans. At play, they're exploring physical sciences, along with the social and emotional forces at work when kids are collaborating and sharing.

The materials in this grant would more than triple the size and variety of magnetic tiles and blocks. With this expanded collection, the sky will be the limit on what they create!

Ms. Ellman
Grades PreK-2

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Magna-Tiles Metropolis Set, The Original Magnetic Building Tiles For Creative Open-Ended Play, Educational Toys For Children Ages 3 Years + (110 Pieces) • Amazon Business $126.84 1 $126.84
Magna-Tiles 100-Piece Clear Colors Set, The Original Magnetic Building Tiles For Creative Open-Ended Play, Educational Toys For Children Ages 3 Years + • Amazon Business $125.37 1 $125.37
Magnetic Blocks, 30 pcs Toddler Toys Magnetic Building Blocks, Magnetic Building Toys for Toddler1-3Year Olds, 3D Magnetic Cubes for Boys and Girls,Preschool Building Kit for Kids Aged 4-8 • Amazon Business $22.99 2 $45.98
Magna-Tiles® Jungle Animals 25 Piece Set • Amazon Business $39.01 1 $39.01
Magna-Tiles® Arctic Animals 25 Piece Set • Amazon Business $39.01 1 $39.01
Magna-Tiles® Safari Animals 25 Piece Set • Amazon Business $36.01 1 $36.01

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