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Mrs. Goodman from Bowling Green KY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Firstie Fun!

Help me give my students materials to help them be succesful in first grade!

  • $744 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

First Grade is life! My students are my heart! I love to introduce them to new things and ideas. They are like little sponges. They absorb everything and want to know more. They are constantly asking questions and sharing experiences with one another.

I want to give my kids every opportunity to succeed in this life.

My school is truly a community and I am so lucky to be a part of it.

My Project

I moved to first grade after 8 years in kindergarten. I am trying to build a classroom library. I am in need of books that first graders like to read.

One of the main things that I have heard from parents is they wish they had more books at home for their children to read.

I plan to use these books to create a check out program for students to be able to en

With this project I would like to put books in the hands of my kids to help them continue their love of reading.

I also requested a Teacher Pay Teachers gift to purchase educational resources, like book studies to go with the books that they receive and math units to go along with the first grade content.

I would like to get them pencils, pens, markers, crayons and scissors so those that don't have access can still create. The cardstock is for me to make them centers and activities to supplement instruction in the classroom.

The Osmo base and coding awbie as well as the building stars will help them develop their building skills.

With the use online programs for both math and reading in the classroom, the children make so much noise with their iPads and Chromebooks. It is essential that we have access to headphones.

The medals and trophies are to reward them for AR points, leveling up in Lexia and mastery of key first grade skills.

Thank you for helping make sure my kids are successful!

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
$100 Gift Card for Educational Resources on Teachers Pay Teachers • Teachers Pay Teachers $100.00 1 $100.00
Osmo - Coding Awbie - Ages 5-12 - Coding & Problem Solving - For iPad or Fire Tablet (Osmo Base Required) • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Kids Headphones Bulk 10 Pack Multi Colored for School Classroom Students Kids Children Teen and Adults (Mixed Colors) • Amazon Business $37.95 1 $37.95
Osmo - New Base for iPad (Osmo iPad Base Included - Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $37.27 1 $37.27
Mercy Watson to the Rescue • Amazon Business $5.99 6 $35.94
Crayola Crayons Bulk, Back to School Supplies, 24 Box Classpack, 24 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $31.19 1 $31.19
Mouse Soup • Amazon Business $4.99 6 $29.94
Tonight on the Titanic (Magic Tree House, No. 17) • Amazon Business $5.98 5 $29.90
Freckle Juice • Amazon Business $4.79 6 $28.74
HAPISIMI Interlocking Building Blocks Kids STEM Educational Toys - 250 Piece Mega Set of Plastic Interlocking Discs for Preschool, Toddler and School Boys and Girls - Creative & Development Toy • Amazon Business $25.80 1 $25.80
Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House, No. 1) • Amazon Business $4.04 6 $24.24
Astrobrights Mega Collection, Colored Cardstock,"Retro" 5-Color Assortment, 320 Sheets, 65 lb/176 gsm, 8.5" x 11" (91688) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Astrobrights Mega Collection, Colored Cardstock,"Frosty" 5-Color Assortment, 320 Sheets, 65 lb/176 gsm, 8.5" x 11" (91689) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Two Pocket Portfolio Folders, 50-Pack, Black, Letter Size Paper Folders, by Better Office Products, 50 Pieces, Black • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Juvale Award Trophies - 24-Pack Plastic Gold Trophy Cups for Sports Tournaments, Competitions, Parties, 1.9 x 4 x 1.9 Inches • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 16 Count • Amazon Business $12.83 1 $12.83
Caydo 48 Pcs Kids Children's Gold Plastic Winner Award Medals • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Dog Man: Grime and Punishment: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #9) (9) • Amazon Business $9.65 1 $9.65
Neenah Exact Index Card Stock, 8.5 x 11 Inch, 90 lb, White, 250 Sheets (40311) • Amazon Business $9.48 1 $9.48
Scotch 5-Inch Soft Touch Pointed Kid Scissors, 12 Count Teacher Pack, Green (1442P-12) • Amazon Business $8.84 1 $8.84
Confetti Incentive Charts • Amazon Business $8.41 1 $8.41
BIC MSBAPP241-A-AST Cristal Xtra Bold Fashion Ballpoint Pen, Medium Point (1.6mm), Assorted Colors, 24-Count • Amazon Business $6.50 1 $6.50
Mercy Watson Thinks Like a Pig • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
Mercy Watson: Something Wonky this Way Comes • Amazon Business $5.68 1 $5.68
Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride • Amazon Business $5.68 1 $5.68
Mercy Watson Fights Crime • Amazon Business $5.68 1 $5.68
BIC Xtra-Sparkle Mechanical Pencil, Medium Point (0.7 mm), 24-Count • Amazon Business $4.48 1 $4.48
Crayola Silly Scents Twistables Crayons, Sweet Scented Crayons, Gift, 12Count, Multicolor (52-9612) • Amazon Business $3.91 1 $3.91

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