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Ms. Griffin from Bay Shore NY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

English is Tricky: Help us Learn How Words Work

Help me give my students a phonics, spelling, and word study system and coordinating alphabet and consonant cluster linking charts to better learn how words work!

  • $633 goal

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My Students

I co-teach an amazing group of second graders! Our students are extremely motivated to learn and have a thirst for knowledge.

We are a diverse school in an incredible town with a very supportive community.

My students come from all walks of life, and together create a unique group of little learners. Our school is a warm, nurturing place where students love to come each day to work together and learn from each other. The goal is to make learning interactive and fun!

My Project

The English language is extremely tricky to master and my little learners need your help. This Phonics, Spelling, and Word Study System will provide my students with daily lessons and activities to engage them in demystifying the English language. My students will learn different phonics, spelling, and word study principles that will support their ability to engage in word work and support them as they learn to read and write. This system is equipped with lessons, games, charts, and poems that students will use daily as they learn to become more literate! The Alphabet and Consonant Cluster Linking Charts will be displayed in our classroom and used on a daily basis to provide students with foundational knowledge of letters and sounds. These are the most basic building blocks children need to further their understanding and ability to learn and effectively use the English language.

Help my students become masters of the English language in a fun and engaging manner with a phonics, spelling, and word study system that will make learning fun!

Ms. Griffin
Grades PreK-2

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This project will reach 27 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Phonics, Spelling and Word Study System, Grade 2, Second Edition • Heinemann $439.00 1 $439.00
Fountas & Pinnell Consonant Cluster Chart Poster Pack • Heinemann $4.50 2 $9.00
Fountas & Pinnell Alphabet Linking Chart Poster • Heinemann $3.50 2 $7.00

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