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Mrs. Schulz from San Diego CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Facilitating Differentiated Instruction Through the Use of Learning Centers.

Help me give my students math and reading centers that will help make learning fun and engaging!

  • $910 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

When I walk into my classroom, I see a sea full of smiling happy faces. My students are very special, individually unique in each and every single way. My students love to learn, love to sing, and most importantly love to love one another.

The goal in my classroom is to celebrate individuals while creating a sense of community.

I have a new group of individuals who bring with them divergent interests, abilities, cultures, and families. I love that my students bring different personalities into the classroom, they know they are loved, welcomed, and appreciated every day.

Our school is located in a low socioeconomic neighborhood and most of our students are English language learners. In our classroom, we focus on the importance of community and curiosity. Although my students come from different backgrounds, they live in the same community and know that they are loved just the way they are!

My Project

My goal as a teacher is to create a classroom environment that is inviting and an engaging place for students to grow and learn. For students to succeed in my classroom, they need to believe that they can learn. They need to feel that what they are learning is important, relevant, and useful to them. In order to create this environment for my students, I need to provide the proper tools to help my students succeed.

Learning centers add novelty, choice, individuality, and accountability on the part of the student.

I am asking for a variety of centers and teaching supplies that will provide my students with the best learning experience. Hands-on activities such as the Power Pen Quiz cards, Touch & Read set, and Tower of Sight-words will allow my students to learn while also having fun with these activities. The best learning occurs when students take an active rather than a passive role in the learning process. With your help, these centers will allow my students to become active learners!

Mrs. Schulz
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG365X - Touch& Read Phonics Word Match- Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $85.00 1 $85.00
LA374 - Blends & Digraphs Teaching Tubs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
TT460X - Tower of Sight-Words Games - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
BD544 - Long Vowels Power Pen!® Quiz Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 5 $64.95
BD543 - Short Vowels Power Pen!® Quiz Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 5 $64.95
BD546 - Blends & Digraphs Power Pen!® Quiz Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 5 $64.95
TT235 - Lakeshore Fiction Sight-Word Readers - Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
FF300 - Giant Magnetic Regrouping Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
LL443 - How Long Is It? Measurement Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
TT194 - I Can Build Simple Words • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
PP622 - Decoding 2-Syllable Words Instant Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
PP929 - Giant Magnetic Visual Models Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LL658 - Giant Number Sense Stamp Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
GG843 - Ten-Frames Hands-On Student Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 2 $11.98

Materials cost

$671.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$61.46

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$773.28

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$136.46

Total project goal

$909.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$909.74

12 Donors

-$447.00

Donations toward project cost

-$394.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$52.05

match offer

-$445.09

Match offer toward project cost

-$378.33

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$66.76

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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