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Ms. Wessel from Sand Springs OK is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Kindergarten Writers

My students need the Trait Crate Plus writing curriculum to help them to become amazing writers!

  • $291 goal

This project expired on May 23, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a kindergarten teacher in a school that has recently transitioned from a 3-5 school to a K-5 school. This transition has allowed us to reach our students at an earlier age and provide consistency with less transitions between schools.

I have a class full of inquisitive, curious, and intelligent kindergarteners!

They have a clear love for learning and enjoy coming to school each day. It is my job to ensure that they not only have fun each day, but that they learn while doing so. Each day is a new and exciting adventure!

My Project

Teaching kindergarteners to write is no simple feat! They have such great stories and ideas, but often lack the ability to put those thoughts on paper. It is my goal to help them become successful writers.

What better way to help kindergarteners learn to write than with the support of mentor texts?!

The Trait Crate plus utilizes fun, engaging texts to help students learn about different modes of writing. Through these lessons they will be guided and supported as they begin to put their thoughts into pictures and words. I can already feel their excitement when they finally feel confident in their writing!

Ms. Wessel
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Trait Crate Plus, Grade K: Where Literature Lives in the Writing Classroom • Amazon Business $197.46 1 $197.46

Materials cost

$197.46

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.09

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$246.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.50

Total project goal

$290.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$290.01

4 Donors

-$144.56

Donations toward project cost

-$123.63

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.93

match offer

-$144.56

Match offer toward project cost

-$122.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.68

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.89

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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