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Mrs. Williams from Midland MI is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Discover - Explore - Learn

Help me give my students a science area they can explore in and be proud of.

  • $371 goal

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My Students

I am a preschool teacher with a classroom of 4- and 5-year-old students. These students come from low-income families that face many challenges on a daily basis. I am looking to provide a variety of ways to give them quality learning experiences while preparing them for Kindergarten.

My students are imaginative, playful and have a desire to learn and create.

While they all receive free breakfast, lunch and a snack, this only equips their bodies to be able to learn. Through positive attention and hands-on learning, my students explore and learn about a variety of topics.

Many materials are not an option at home, so we do our best to provide what we can for them while they are at school. We want to make learning fun and set them up for a successful future and continue their love of learning.

My Project

It is my job to expose my students to as much as I can in a safe and fun learning environment The materials such as the guessing games will expose my students to different sounds and textures. The magnets will allow them to explore their environment and create their very own science experiments. The color changing board will allow them to explore hot and cold while still working on their fine motor skills and the baskets will help keep the area neat and tidy so they take pride in their room.

Many of my students come from home environments in which they do not have access to many materials.

It is very difficult for me to afford and find materials that fit my students' needs. These materials would benefit my students' educational experience and help me expose them to the world around them.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP512 - Lakeshore Magnet Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
RR416 - Color-Changing Touch Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
LL300 - Dishwasher-Safe Plastic Basket - Large - Natural • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 2 $39.98
HH509 - Touch & Feel Mystery Capsules • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
HH506 - What’s the Sound? Mystery Capsules • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LL302 - Dishwasher-Safe Plastic Basket - Medium - Natural • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98
LL304 - Dishwasher-Safe Plastic Basket - Small - Natural • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 2 $25.98
WD984 - Magnetic Wands - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99

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