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Ms. Martin from Houston TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Engaging, Hands-On Literacy Centers!

Help me give my students voice and choice with engaging literacy centers that will ensure they are actively engaged, having fun and learning all at the same time!

  • $434 goal

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My Students

My 4th grade students are full of personality and very enthusiastic about learning. Creative, energetic and curious are words I would use to describe my students. We are a classroom full of authors, explorers, historians, poets, teachers and leaners.

Our school is a brand new campus!

It will serve as a "home away from home" for so many of our students and staff. The families we serve want their students to have the best education possible.

My Project

The Texas History Readers Theater Scripts will allow students to reinforce our 4th grade Social Studies curriculum while practicing a variety of reading and speaking skills. My vision is students will perform and publish these performances on our class blog.

The engaging, hands-on literacy stations will ensure students are actively engaged in meaningful activities, and learning while I pull small groups.

The conversation cards are to encourage a positive classroom community amongst students.

The TeachersPayTeachers gift card will provide my students with amazing reading, writing and S.S activities and centers.

Ms. Martin
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 39 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Edupress EP67281 Learning Well Best Sellers Game Set Blue Level • Amazon Business $104.81 1 $104.81
$100 Gift Card for Educational Resources on Teachers Pay Teachers • Teachers Pay Teachers $100.00 1 $100.00
163 Piece STEM Toys Kit, Educational Construction Engineering Building Blocks Learning Set for Ages 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Year Old Boys & Girls by Brickyard, Best Kids Toy, Creative Games & Fun Activity • Amazon Business $29.95 1 $29.95
We! Connect Cards Icebreaker Questions Trust Building Games Teambuilding Activities Conversation Starters for Meetings and Workplace As Seen on TEDx (60 Cards) • Amazon Business $25.00 1 $25.00
Reader's Theater Scripts • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Educational Insights Sentence Building Dominoes, Ages 6 and Up, (114 Double-Sided Pieces and Storage Container) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Educational Insights Blurt! Word Game, Includes Over 1200 Clues, Perfect Family Game for Ages 7 and Up • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Play On Words Card Game - Extra-Creative Word Making Fun for All Ages - A Parents' Choice Award Winner • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99

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