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Mrs. Fraas from Winston Salem NC is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

FUNdations in Phonics

Help me give my students a fundation student kit, a set of posters, and a set of fundation workbooks.

  • $183 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Do you remember being in first grade and learning to read your first book? For my first grade students, being able to read a simple word is exciting for them. Help my students be fluent in their phonics and sight words.

The students in my classroom look forward to coming to school and learning new and exciting things every day.

For a lot of students in the classroom, I am the one thing they know they will see on a day to day basis and I am a constant fixture in their lives. My students come from families that don't know where their next meal might be, they may be living with a family member or they are taking care of siblings while their parents work the third shift. Many of my students come from households that speak a language other than English and attend a Title I school where the budget gets cut more and more affecting the education they are receiving.

My Project

Phonics begins at an early age, and in a first-grade classroom, a phonics program that provides structure and enrichment is key to have a successful way to learn how to read.

In any classroom, the use of visuals to help enhance what the students are learning is crucial.

The posters will allow my students to have a concrete understanding of how sounds, and how words are said. The student magnets will allow my students to physically move around sounds to understand the phonics skills being taught. The workbooks will allow the students to have a different way to learn the phonics skill being taught.

Mrs. Fraas
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fundations Student Kit 1 • Wilson Language $55.60 1 $55.60
Classroom Poster Set 1 (7 Posters) • Wilson Language $35.30 1 $35.30
Fundations Student Consumables 1 (1-Pack) • Wilson Language $16.10 1 $16.10

Materials cost

$107.00

Vendor shipping charges

$8.56

State sales tax

$8.35

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$155.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.44

Total project goal

$182.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$182.95

6 Donors

-$145.00

Donations toward project cost

-$124.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.00

match offer

-$37.08

Match offer toward project cost

-$31.52

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.56

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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