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Ms. Bean from Cleveland OH is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

From School to Home: Family Connections

My students need a Pre-K Family Engagement Library focusing on Math, Reading, and STEM where parents can check out these engaging and high quality activities to do at home with their child.

  • $689 goal

This project expired on September 9, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

What makes our students unique in this pre-kindergarten classroom is that they come to us with a blank slate, and we fill their boards with academic knowledge. By the time they leave our classroom they are writing on their own slates. We are a Title I facility nestled in an urban community that serves the children in the neighborhood. Considering that we are a Cleveland public school, our neighborhood has more crime and homicide than the city’s statistics. With these odds, our scholars are still on time and ready to learn.

My Project

Many parents have asked for activities they can do at home with their child to best prepare them for kindergarten. In our Pre-K classroom, we don't believe in boring worksheets and we prefer to learn through play and exploring. These Math, ELA, and STEM Family Engagement Packs will provide the parents with activities to provide intervention or enrichment to their child. More importantly, families will be working together and having fun! There are simple directions in every bag for the parent to read. It takes the stress away and parents and puts the fun back in learning!

Lets connect learning from school to home!

Parents will be able to borrow the materials for as long as they wish. These materials will also be used for parent workshops, parent meetings and family nights!

It will be a conversation starter and a way to be exposed to high quality informational text.

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

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG640X - Family Engagement Language Packs - Preschool-Kindergarten - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
GG650X - Family Engagement Math Packs - Preschool-Kindergarten - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
PP480X - Family Engagement STEM Packs - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
GG651 - Family Engagement Packs Storage Rack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
PP479 - Family Engagement STEM Packs Storage Rack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
GG644 - Rhyming Family Engagement Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$546.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$585.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$103.26

Total project goal

$688.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$688.42

6 Donors

-$342.44

Donations toward project cost

-$294.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$48.37

match offer

-$342.46

Match offer toward project cost

-$291.09

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.37

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.52

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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