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Mrs. Garcia from Chico CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

First Year Kindergarten Teacher

Help me give my students a classroom library to love and enjoy all year!

  • $451 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Help a first year teacher grow a kindergarten library! Kindergarten is such an exciting group of mixed interests, abilities, and goals. Some of my students are learning to read, write, and count, while some of their classmates are learning to stay with the group, follow directions or hold a paintbrush. We celebrate little wins daily and love our carpet story time!

Growing a love of learning and school is huge in Kindergarten.

By having engaging books and classrooms supplies it supports this effort.

My Project

Kindergartners are creative and love to have fun. It is important that they like school and develop a love for exploring, experimenting, and learning. A large part of kindergarten academia is taught through play and an introduction to books.

This is my goal each and everyday for my class and I strive to create such an environment for my students with engaging books and classroom supplies.

Our classroom library is the only exposure some of my students have with books. This is why it is so important to have a variety of things to read and study.

By donating to our project, you will not only help to improve and increase student attention and focus, you will ultimately help to increase their academic achievement and life long love of learning.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learning Resources Classpack Geoboards, 7 Inches, Set of 10 • Amazon Business $27.99 2 $55.98
PicassoTiles 100 Piece Set 100pcs Magnet Building Tiles Clear Magnetic 3D Building Blocks Construction Playboards, Creativity beyond Imagination, Inspirational, Recreational, Educational Conventional • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
edx Education Jumbo Tweezers - Plastic - Set of 12 • Amazon Business $17.81 1 $17.81
Do A Dot Art! Markers Brilliant Washable 6 pack, The Original Dot Marker • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
hand2mind Wood, Assorted Colors, Dominoes Double-Six Classroom Kit (6 Sets of 28) • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Llama Llama's Holiday Library • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
What Should Danny Do? (The Power to Choose Series) • Amazon Business $13.19 1 $13.19
Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker (Little Boost) • Amazon Business $12.28 1 $12.28
The Word Collector • Amazon Business $11.93 1 $11.93
Strictly No Elephants • Amazon Business $11.22 1 $11.22
Grumpy Monkey • Amazon Business $10.62 1 $10.62
The Magic Hat Shop • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! • Amazon Business $9.85 1 $9.85
The Juice Box Bully: Empowering Kids to Stand Up for Others • Amazon Business $8.66 1 $8.66
BELLARMOR 5ml Liquid Dropper FDA Approve Medicine Silicone Clear Plastic Eye Dropper No BPA Silicone and Plastic Pipettes For Kids,12 Pack • Amazon Business $8.59 1 $8.59
The Name Jar • Amazon Business $7.59 1 $7.59
Star of the Week • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue • Amazon Business $6.82 1 $6.82
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse • Amazon Business $6.53 1 $6.53
Enemy Pie : (Reading Rainbow Book, Children’s Book about Kindness, Kids Books about Learning) • Amazon Business $6.23 1 $6.23
Waiting Is Not Easy! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Rienar White 3ML Disposable Plastic Eye Dropper Set Transfer Graduated Pipettes (20 PCS) • Amazon Business $3.96 1 $3.96

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