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Ms. Lovett from Phoenix AZ is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Explore and Design in Pre-K!

Help me give my students the opportunity to design and build it independently.

  • $184 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are eager pre-kindergartners, and this classroom is their first school experience. They are part of a Title I school with the majority qualifying for free or reduced-price lunch. Most are English language learners with Spanish being their home language.

Children today learn in many different ways, and teachers must discover these ways.

"If a child cannot learn in the way we teach, we must teach in a way the child can learn." The best way to do this is with hands-on activities.

My budget has been cut by over half, and I want to be able to provide the same experiences that most little ones get to experience in preschool. Due to a lack of funding, it is very hard to be able to provide my students with these materials.

With early intervention and more opportunities, these children students will become better students who develop a love for learning earlier.

My Project

With the magnetic design and cards, my students will build patterning skills and eye/hand coordination! The students will use the attached magnetic wand to move colorful metal disks around the board, and presto…they’ve made a design of their own.

My students will be able to explore, design, and make discoveries of their own during independent center play.

Preschool-aged students learn through play, and the ability to engage in independent play creates meaningful opportunities for children to practice self-regulation while working on cognitive skills. These supplies will support students' cognitive and fine motor goals in a fun and engaging way.

Ms. Lovett
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC107 Magnetic Designer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 5 $99.95
LC108 Pattern Cards for Magnetic Designer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 2 $15.98

Materials cost

$115.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.29

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$155.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.52

Total project goal

$183.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$183.48

3 Donors

-$133.99

Donations toward project cost

-$113.89

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.10

match offer

-$49.49

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.07

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.42

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$0.00

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