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Mrs. Clark from Monroe City MO is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Construction in Preschool

Help me give my students a way to get hands on experience with doing construction work.

  • $364 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I currently have twenty 4-year old students that are all on target developmentally and very excited to learn and progress in school.

Each of the students is developmentally on-target for their age.

The community we live in is supportive and will try to support the students in many ways, however, funding can be a roadblock at times. Each of the students in my classroom is eager to learn new skills and being able to get up and move is always very motivating for them.

My Project

Studies have shown that children's early interests directly influence their interests later in life. It is my goal to set a positive early learning experience for my students, these materials will be a large step toward reaching my goal.

I am requesting birdhouse kits and safety gear; goggles, apron and hammers for our activity that will help my students brains find creative solutions to real-world design that we can use outside our classroom windows.

My goal is to give my students an age-appropriate hands-on experience of what it is like to work construction. This will give them that extra push toward brighter futures and a more successful tomorrow! By donating to our project, you will not only help to improve and increase student attention and focus, but you will also ultimately help to increase their academic achievement.

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

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Build and Grow Kid's Toy Plane Kit • Lowe's $7.98 21 $167.58
Build and Grow Kid's Hammer • Lowe's $2.98 21 $62.58
Build and Grow Kid's Apron Set • Lowe's $2.98 15 $44.70

Materials cost

$274.86

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$308.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.53

Total project goal

$363.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$363.51

3 Donors

-$180.87

Donations toward project cost

-$155.24

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.63

match offer

-$180.87

Match offer toward project cost

-$153.74

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.13

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.77

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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