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Ms. Angilletta from Brooklyn NY is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fun and Fabulous Fifth Grade!

My students need assorted resources to learn through hands on experiences, to assist the visual learner as well as challenge the on grade level learner.

  • $395 goal

This project expired on August 12, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

What are some of your best elementary school memories? I bet it includes games and fun! I would like the opportunity to turn our classroom into "Fun Fridays"! With the help of some board games and books on tape our students can reinforce old skills, help introduce new ones and have some fun!

My class is a mixture of students that bring very different learning styles with them.

Students with disabilities range from low level readers who would benefit from books on tape to the English Language Learner who can be stimulated by the visual games. The class is very competitive and games have proved a great way to tap into their knowledge while introducing new concepts.

My Project

I have requested board games that will assist students in their vocabulary growth as well as writing and grammar. Board games that will assist the visual learner as well as challenge the on grade level learner. I have requested books on tape for those students that are challenged and require auditory assistance. These resources will give students an opportunity to explore education in a fun and exciting way!

This project is so important because the students in my class face challenges on a daily basis.

I have those that read 3 years below grade level, or English Language Learners who have difficulty in both their home language and English. I want to give every student an opportunity to play games with their peers and while doing so giving them an opportunity to learn. Learning should be fun! I want the opportunity to help these students end their fifth grade experience on a positive note!

Ms. Angilletta
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 34 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tacky the Penguin • AKJ Books $8.13 1 $8.13
Curious George Goes to the Hospital • AKJ Books $8.10 1 $8.10
Lilly''s Purple Plastic Purse • AKJ Books $22.16 1 $22.16
Second Grade Rules, Amber Brown Paula Danziger, Tony Ross (I • AKJ Books $17.06 1 $17.06
Snow Day! • AKJ Books $5.14 1 $5.14
The 7 Habits of Happy Kids • AKJ Books $7.36 1 $7.36
Gigantic Turnip W/CD Aleksei Tolstoy, Niamh Sharkey (Illustr • AKJ Books $15.29 1 $15.29
The Rain Came Down David Shannon • AKJ Books $7.36 1 $7.36
10 Vocabulary Card Games • AKJ Books $9.61 2 $19.22
Boggle Game • AKJ Books $18.49 1 $18.49
Book Buzz Bingo Game • AKJ Books $27.95 1 $27.95
Clue Game • AKJ Books $17.99 2 $35.98
Clue World of Harry Potter Game • AKJ Books $25.19 1 $25.19
Cranium Game • AKJ Books $24.29 1 $24.29
Figuro Percents/Fractions/Decimals Cards • AKJ Books $8.96 1 $8.96
Fraction Dominoes • AKJ Books $6.08 1 $6.08
Fun With Grammar • AKJ Books $8.87 2 $17.74
Game of Life • AKJ Books $21.59 1 $21.59

Materials cost

$296.09

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$335.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.21

Total project goal

$394.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$394.74

4 Donors

-$192.96

Donations toward project cost

-$167.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.19

match offer

-$197.36

Match offer toward project cost

-$167.76

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.60

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.42

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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