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Ms. Howard from Clovis CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fun in Our Room

My students need hands-on engaging materials, such as board games, to work on a math, writing and social skills.

  • $509 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the privilege to work with some of the most amazing students. My students are sweet, funny, smart, loving, silly and they have autism. My students are so much more than the single label that so, unfortunately, gets placed on them. I see my students as tiny humans that have the ability to learn, love and laugh every single day.

My students have taught me kindness and patience and in return, I want to teach them reading comprehension in a fun and engaging way.

In my classroom, we do so much more than paper pencil worksheets. We do hands-on activities, we do full-color projects and we do fun. It can be very challenging to engage my students so I need the WOW factor in everything I do to truly capture them in order to educate them.

My Project

School can be challenging for many students. I believe my job as an educator is to make school as fun and meaningful as possible. I teach students with moderate to severe autism. That makes for an added challenge to engaging my students.

These items would ensure my students are engaged in and learning math, writing and social skills all within one school day.

With these items, it would help my students learn their letter sounds and then how to sound out words. We could play games and work on important social skills that students with autism need extra practice with.

The lamination and velcro would help me create more fun games and activities for students to work on. Making school enjoyable and meaningful is always my goal for my students.

Ms. Howard
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WXBOOM 1400pcs Diameter Sticky Back Coins Hook & Loop Self Adhesive Dots Tapes 20mm/0.7” (700sets) • Amazon Business $14.99 5 $74.95
Best Laminating® - 5 Mil Clear Menu Size Thermal Laminating Pouches - 11.5 X 18 - Qty 100 • Amazon Business $33.99 2 $67.98
12 Pack Small Digital Kitchen Timer Magnetic Back And ON/OFF Switch,Minute Second Count Up Countdown(White,Blue,Orange) • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Junior Learning CVC Tri-Blocks Tub Word Building Set • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Jumping Jack — Pull Out a Carrot and Watch Jack Jump Game • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Pressman Toys Shark Bite Game (2-4 Players) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Key Education Sentence Building • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Hungry Hungry Hippos • Amazon Business $15.89 1 $15.89
Didax Educational Resources CVC Unifix Letter Cubes (Set of 90) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Junior Learning CVC Word Builders Activity Cards • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Alphabet Bingo Board Game • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
The Learning Journey Match It! 3 Letter Words • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
AmazonBasics AAA Performance Alkaline Batteries (36 Count) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
The Learning Journey Match It! Memory, Alphabet • Amazon Business $9.63 1 $9.63
The Learning Journey Match It! Counting • Amazon Business $8.59 1 $8.59
Let's Go Fishin' • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49

Materials cost

$363.43

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$33.25

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.45

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$432.13

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.26

Total project goal

$508.39

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$508.39

2 Donors

-$508.39

Donations toward project cost

-$432.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$76.26

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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