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Ms. Allison from Spartanburg SC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

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My students need prizes for the class treasure box, light filters, and plastic storage boxes to store the items in.

  • $463 goal

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My Students

This is my third year of teaching and I have the pleasure of teaching a class that is filled with twenty-four, sweet, South Carolina students. Part of my job is to make sure my students have a safe and fun environment in which to learn so they will have a good outlook about school. I have the privilege to help change the lives of children and I want nothing but the best for my class. My students are between seven and eight years old and they are learning some of the hardest things they will ever learn: reading, writing, and sharing. They love being at school and having a fun environment to learn in. My students come from all walks of life and I want each student to have the best chance to succeed.

My Project

One of the most important things in a classroom is the environment. In my classroom I believe in rewarding positive behavior and good choices. One of the ways that I do so is by using brag tags. They earn the brag tags, which are used as money, and at the end of the month that go shopping from things in my treasure box. I am in need of things to replenish my treasure box, like the stress balls and puzzle balls to make sure they have items they want to work hard at getting. The plastic storage containers will help me keep these items organized and separated so they are better able to find what they are looking for on shopping day.

I want to have a very welcoming and calming classroom environment that promotes learning.

We have very bright florescent lights in my classroom. I have lamps all over the room but sometimes you really need the over head lighting. They are super bright and studies show florescent lights negatively affect learning. The Pete the Cat and soft white light filters will be used to soften the light and help create a better learning environment.

Ms. Allison
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sterilite 19859806, 30 Quart/28 Liter Ultra Latch Box, Clear with a White Lid and Black Latches, 6-Pack • Amazon Business $48.07 1 $48.07
Jalousie 30 Pieces Stress Ball and Squeeze Toys Value Assortment-Stress Relax Toys (30 Pcs Pack). • Amazon Business $19.95 2 $39.90
Fun Puzzle Balls by Neliblu - Bulk Party Favors - Party Games - Fidget Brain Teaser Puzzles 2.5" - 1 Dozen Bulk Pack By Neliblu • Amazon Business $8.97 4 $35.88
IRIS 6 Quart Clear Storage Box, 18 Pack • Amazon Business $34.17 1 $34.17
Educational Insights Pete the Cat School's Cool! Decorative Light Filters • Amazon Business $29.49 1 $29.49
Educational Insights Fluorescent Light Filters (Whisper White), Set of 4 • Amazon Business $24.49 1 $24.49
Amy&Benton 120PCS Carnival Prizes for Kids Birthday Party Favors Prizes Box Toy Assortment for Classroom • Amazon Business $19.90 1 $19.90
Joyin Toy Over 100 Pc Party Favor Toy Assortment for Kids Party Favor, Birthday Party, School Classroom Rewards, Carnival Prizes, Pinata • Amazon Business $18.45 1 $18.45
Joyin Toy 100 Pc Party Favor Toy&Accessory Assortment for Girls, Kids Party Favor, Birthday Party, School Classroom Rewards, Carnival Prizes, Pinata Toy, Stocking Stuffers, Halloween Accessories • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95
Educational Insights Patterned Fluorescent Light Filters—2-Pack • Amazon Business $15.23 1 $15.23
Fun Express Stackable Plastic Bear Pencils (4-Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $13.97 1 $13.97
Joyin Toy 72 PCs Slap Bracelets Party Favors Pack (24 Designs) with Colorful Hearts Animal Emoji Valentine's Prints • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
Mini Putty With Glitter – Container 1 1/4" - 48 Pack Assorted Colors - For Kids Boys And Girls, Party Favor, Fun, Toy, Novelty, Gift, Prize – By Kidsco • Amazon Business $12.89 1 $12.89
Haawooky 35 Pieces Flexible Soft Pencil Magic Bend Pencils for Kids Children School Fun Equipment • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

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