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Mrs. S. from Bartlett IL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Exploration centers!

My students need hands-on toys since many of them can not afford to have them at home. These will be used daily during our exploration centers.

  • $253 goal

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My Students

My class consists of 21 students. There are 14 boys and 7 girls. All of my students are second language learners. They all have different needs and have a wide spectrum of educational backgrounds. Some have attended preschool and for others, kindergarten is their first school experience. They are all eager to learn and socialize with each other. I love seeing them engaged and excited during our exploration centers. During this time, they are creating, imagining and using social skills to help them become lifelong learners.

My Project

Many of my students come from low income homes and would love to see some great hands-on manipulatives to help them build their imagination. Legos and Magna Tiles will be a great resource to have in my classroom during our exploration centers. They will help my students improve their social skills as well as build their creativity. My students love to create cities, police stations and other building with anything they find. They would be thrilled to use Legos and Magna Tiles to create structures. It will be great seeing their smiling faces once they see all the wonderful resources for them to play with!

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Mrs. S.
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Award Winning Magnetic Stick N Stack 100 Piece Deluxe Car Accessories Set, Made with Power+Magnets, 4 Car Bases Included • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Melissa & Doug Wooden Scoop and Serve Ice Cream Counter (28 pcs) - Play Food and Accessories • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Yzakka 60Pcs Educational Magnetic Assemble Building Tiles DIY Blocks Construction Truck Vehicle Playset with Carry Box • Amazon Business $34.99 1 $34.99
LEGO DUPLO Creative Play 6059074 Educational Toy • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Security Magnetic Tiles Building Block Magnet Stacking Toy Set, Magnet Tiles Kits for Kids (Above 3 Year-Old ) - 46 PCS • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
How Rocket Learned to Read • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89

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