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Mrs. Howell from Macon GA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

G is for Gears, Gears, Gears

My students need gears, gears and more gears to build with and expand their thinking!

  • $274 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is BUSY, lots of hands on learning taking place in our room. Kindergarten is a place like none other, it's magical, energized,full of sparks and fireworks!

My Kindergarten children are AMAZING!

Full of life, ready and eager to learn each and every day. They are my heart, the highlight of each day I go to school. My students adore building! I think I have some future architects in this class! My school is bright, energetic, full of teachers and students making the most of each day. We are teachers that teach and we have students that learn. It's exciting to be a teacher at my school. We are making a difference in our future!

My Project

My students will be able to use the materials I am asking for daily during center time. The variety of gear sets that I have asked for will be intriguing to these children. With these gears they will be able to build, design, construct and analyze where they are going and how. The building resources I have in my room presently are few, but the few I have are used each and every day. My students are going to be so excited when new builders and gears come into their classroom. I can just see them now giggling and waiting for them to be passed out.

Every project makes a difference, every child makes a difference!

These gears will make a huge difference with my students because they are geared themselves to being the very best kindergarteners ever. They love asking questions, love finding answers and these gears will help them solve the ideas in their minds and answer their own questions through imaginative and inquisitive play during center time.

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

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25 donors25 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GEARS GEARS GEARS MOVIN MONKEYS BUILDING SET • School Specialty $48.27 1 $48.27
GEARS GEARS GEARS DIZZY FUN LAND • School Specialty $45.43 1 $45.43
GEARS UNDER THE SEA • School Specialty $39.75 1 $39.75
GEARS GEARS GEARS GIZMOS • School Specialty $37.91 1 $37.91

Materials cost

$171.36

Vendor shipping charges

$17.14

State sales tax

$11.82

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$232.89

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.10

Total project goal

$273.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$273.99

21 Donors

-$172.00

Donations toward project cost

-$151.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.40

Matching donations from our partners

-$95.64

Match offers toward project cost

-$81.29

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.35

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$0.00

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