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Mrs. Sanchez from Delano CA is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Expanding Our Learning

My students need science little readers and science centers to expand their learning in our science units which include habitats, the solar system, and the human body.

  • $1,271 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

A typical day in my class would be greeting every student as they walk in and start off our day on a good note. Creating a ️️since of family in my classroom is very important. We are all friends and we help each other succeed in all areas as well as making sure each student has great character.

My goal is to create safe, respectful, and responsible students.

I believe and create an environment where students can feel safe and have a since of a family. The majority of my students deal with economic and emotional hardships. Being in a low income community most of my students don't have the resources and a safe place at home. Before I can start teaching I make sure all my students are in a good place and ready for the day.

My Project

The materials and resources (habitats, the solar system, and the human body kits) I have selected for my classroom will help my students improve their reading and vocabulary skills. They will be able to practice and have exposure to science themes which will expand their learning and knowledge. The materials will be used in small group centers where they can read and practice their new knowledge with their peers. They will be able to read and have meaningful discussions using the resources provided.

Since my students live a low economic community most of them do not have the experience, vocabulary, and back ground knowledge they need to be successful in their education.

Having these resources will give them the opportunity to build their background knowledge and expand their vocabulary.

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Mrs. Sanchez
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 16 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
GS160X - Science Vocabulary Readers - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
AA473 - Target the Standards Reading Games - 2nd Grade • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 1 $79.99
AA472 - Target the Standards Reading Games - 1st Grade • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 1 $79.99
EE590X - Roll & Read Phonics Games - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
DD488 - Student Word Building Boards - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
RR793 - Magnetic Tub O’ Letters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
TT331 - Stack & Build Phonics Flip Books • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
PP516 - Science File Folder Games - Gr. 2-3 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99
Your Body Book Set (Set of 6) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $34.81 1 $34.81
HH263 - Read About Science Learning Center - Plants • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
HH261 - Read About Science Learning Center - Animals • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
HH262 - Read About Science Learning Center - Human Body • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
HH267 - Read About Science Learning Center - Life Cycles • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
FF392 - Elementary Science Instant Learning Center - Adaptations • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
GG294 - Fill-In-The-Blank Phonics Stamps - Set 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
FF398 - Elementary Science Instant Learning Center - Animals • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
FF397 - Elementary Science Instant Learning Center - Insects • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
FF393 - Elementary Science Instant Learning Center - Solar System • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
GG136 - Magnetic Word Builders • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
PP374 - I Know the Answer! Game Buzzers • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
DD487 - Word Building Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

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