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Ms. J. from Worcester MA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Five Senses in Preschool

My students need books about our five senses, numbers, and letters for our classroom library.

  • $229 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing and eager learners! The majority of my students are from low-income families, many speaking languages other than English and some living in difficult situations. Despite these obstacles, they come to school every day with smiles on their faces, ready to learn.

My students come to school wondering what we are going to learn about today!

They enter the room looking around to see what new activities are ready for them to work on. I try to make my classroom a place the students are eager to come to every school day!

My Project

This project is for classroom books to be used in learning about our bodies and our five senses. The students enjoy learning the parts of our bodies and participating in all the hands-on activities we do as we explore our five senses. Currently, my materials are limited on this subject, so these additional books will be a great resource for student learning.

The list of books in this project was compiled from the Massachusetts Department of Education for Early Childhood website as recommendations for use in teaching preschool children about our five senses.

Requested books series and titles include Let's Read About Our Bodies, Five Senses, I Spy With My Little Eye, Arthur's Eyes, The Random House Book of Poetry, and I Spy. This unit is always a favorite each year in my classroom.

Ms. J.
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
The Random House Book of Poetry for Children • Amazon Business $15.50 1 $15.50
Touch (Five Senses Series) • Amazon Business $5.13 2 $10.26
The Ear Book (Bright & Early Books(R)) • Amazon Business $8.62 1 $8.62
The Eye Book • Amazon Business $8.19 1 $8.19
Mouth / La Boca (Let's Read About Our Bodies / Hablemos Del Cuerpo Humano) (English and Spanish Edition) • Amazon Business $8.15 1 $8.15
Nose (Let's Read About Our Bodies) • Amazon Business $8.15 1 $8.15
Eyes (Let's Read About Our Bodies) • Amazon Business $8.15 1 $8.15
Ears (Let's Read About Our Bodies) • Amazon Business $8.15 1 $8.15
FIVE SENSES (Green Start) • Amazon Business $8.09 1 $8.09
Taste (Five Senses Series) • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97
I Spy With My Little Eye • Amazon Business $7.11 1 $7.11
Hearing (Five Senses Series) • Amazon Business $7.02 1 $7.02
Arthur's Eyes: An Arthur Adventure (Arthur Adventures) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Hands (Let's Read About Our Bodies) • Amazon Business $6.93 1 $6.93
Look, Listen, Taste, Touch, and Smell: Learning About Your Five Senses (The Amazing Body) • Amazon Business $6.87 1 $6.87
Smell (Five Senses Series) • Amazon Business $6.60 1 $6.60
Close Your Eyes • Amazon Business $5.48 1 $5.48
Eyes and Ears • Amazon Business $5.44 1 $5.44
The Nose Book • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
I Spy Numbers • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
I Touch (Baby Beginner Board Books) • Amazon Business $3.14 1 $3.14
I Spy Animals • Amazon Business $2.89 1 $2.89
I Spy Letters • Amazon Business $2.81 1 $2.81

Materials cost

$161.49

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$193.91

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.22

Total project goal

$228.13

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$228.13

1 Donor

-$228.13

Donations toward project cost

-$193.91

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.22

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$0.00

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