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Mr. Ruiz from Huntington Park CA is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Doodle and Learn

My students need 10 Doodle Pro boards to introduce and reinforce language arts and mathematical skills in small group instruction.

  • $325 goal

This project expired on June 22, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Sometimes you need more than pencil and paper to introduce and reinforce language arts and mathematical skills. Doodle boards provide students the opportunity to practice learned skills using a different type of writing tool. It is a portable desk with all the materials needed to write.

My students come from an inner city community where some may lack necessary materials in their homes to continue their education.

Many come from homes where both parents must work and may not have the resources needed to promote a well rounded educational environment. Our school is where all turn to provide what they lack at home. My students are bright eager children who only need the materials needed to become life long learners. While many of my students lack the needed support and resources at home they do not lack in curiosity and effort to succeed in our changing world.

My Project

A doodle board is another tool that can be used beside pencil and paper to teach. It is not just a toy to doodle on. It is a writing tool used to practice letters, words and numbers. It is a portable desk that can be used anywhere. It can motivate students to learn during language arts and math activities. Children always are inspired and engaged in the learning process when they are presented with something different. Doodle boards provide an enjoyable writing alternative tool in the learning process.

I have used doodle boards in the past as an educational tool to teach.

They are simple portable writing desk that always manage to keep young students engaged during in lesson. I have always hoped to have a set of large doodle boards to share with my students. Usually, because of limited resources, I have only been able to use small doodle boards to teach. It would be great to have much larger boards to share with my students in our our educational journey.

Mr. Ruiz
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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13 donors13 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Doodle Pro® • Nasco $19.95 10 $199.50

Materials cost

$199.50

Vendor shipping charges

$19.95

State sales tax

$18.25

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$275.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.65

Total project goal

$324.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$324.34

12 Donors

-$162.17

Donations toward project cost

-$137.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.32

match offer

-$162.16

Match offer toward project cost

-$137.84

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.32

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

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$0.00

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