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Mr. Lafaille from Brooklyn NY is requesting educational kits & games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Games to Build Brain Power

Help me give my students the Games and puzzles to entice their growing brains.

  • 2 donors
  • $583 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Celebrating Black History Month

This project is part of the Black History Month celebration because it supports a Black teacher or a school where the majority of the students are Black.

My Project

All of our students want to learn to play, having games and puzzles in the classroom will provide the opportunity for the kids to play in the classroom comfortably, many at a time. This helps them with the basic idea of Teamwork, Collaboration and builds social emotional awareness. These games are great for the kids because they can practice on their own, get comfortable and ignite their creativity.

The games help many students in the program.

Gaming together builds community and most importantly gives all students a chance to PLAY. Making sure students are comfortable is an essential component in motivating them. The games that I have selected will help my students, giving them additional options to engage in social emotional learning and team building with their peers.

I have seen how choice can positively affect my students' work and demeanor and hope that the additional options will help us grow even more! Growth is evident and fostering student growth is the top priority. These games will alleviate the stresses of the everyday school work and transition securely into a more fun and active environment.

Mr. Lafaille
Grades 6-8

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Nintendo Switch • Amazon Business $49.80 1 $49.80
UNO ATTACK! Card Game with Random Shooter for 2 ro 10 Players Ages 7 Years and Older • Amazon Business $42.99 1 $42.99
Just Dance 2021 - Nintendo Switch Standard Edition • Amazon Business $24.90 1 $24.90
Dominoes Set for Adults - Domino Set for Classic Board Games - Dominoes Double 6 for Family Games - Double Six Standard Dominos Set 28 Tiles with Brown Wood Case • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Scrabble Board Game, Classic Word Game for Kids Ages 8 and Up, Fun Family Game for 2-4 Players, The Classic Crossword Game • Amazon Business $17.97 1 $17.97
Hedbanz Picture Guessing Board Game New Edition, for Families and Kids Ages 8 and up • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Hasbro Gaming The Game of Life Game, Family Board Game for 2-4 Players, Indoor Game for Kids Ages 8 and Up, Pegs Come in 6 Colors • Amazon Business $15.97 1 $15.97
Hasbro Gaming Mouse Trap Board Game for Kids Ages 6 and Up, Classic Kids Game for 2-4 Players, with Easier Set-Up Than Previous Versions • Amazon Business $15.65 1 $15.65
Carnival Games Nintendo Switch • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Regal Games - Kids Classic Card Games - Includes Old Maid, Go Fish, Slapjack, Crazy 8's, War, and Silly Monster Memory Match- for Family Game Nights, Parties - Set of 6 Games • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
SEQUENCE- Original SEQUENCE Game with Folding Board, Cards and Chips by Jax ( Packaging may Vary ) White, 10.3" x 8.1" x 2.31" • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Hasbro Gaming Trouble Board Game Includes Bonus Power Die and Shield, Game for Kids Ages 5 and Up, 2-4 Players (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $13.71 1 $13.71
Hasbro Gaming Battleship Classic Board Game, Strategy Game for Kids Ages 7 and Up, Fun Kids Game for 2 Players • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Double Twelve Dominoes Set in Storage Tin, for Families and Kids Ages 8 and up • Amazon Business $13.22 1 $13.22
What Do You Meme? Family Edition Expansion Pack #1 – Designed to be Added to The Core Family Party Game • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
TOMYOU 26" Dart Board for Kids with 16 Sticky Balls, Double Sided Dinosaur Dart Board, Indoor Outdoor Party Games Toys, Birthday Toys Gift for Age 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Year Old Boys Girls • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Meme the Game, Disney Version Funny Cards Family Party Travel Activity, for Adults and Kids Ages 8 & Up • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Winning Moves Games Classic Trouble Board Game, 1176 • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Chutes and Ladders Board Game for 2 to 4 Players Kids Ages 3 and Up (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $12.35 1 $12.35
Hasbro Gaming Candy Land Kingdom Of Sweet Adventures Board Game For Kids Ages 3 & Up (Amazon Exclusive), Red • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Don't Break the Ice Game, Multicolor • Amazon Business $11.49 1 $11.49
Family Classics Chess by Pressman -- with Folding Board and Full Size Chess Pieces • Amazon Business $11.00 1 $11.00
UNO Card Game, Gifts for Kids and Family Night, Themed to Minecraft Video Game, Travel Games, Storage Tin Box [Amazon Exlclusive] • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Hasbro Gaming: Jenga Classic Game • Amazon Business $10.27 1 $10.27
Classic Operation Game • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
Mattel Games UNO Emojis Multicolor Basic Pack • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Yahtzee • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
UNO DARE Card Game with 112 Cards, Matching and Wild Dare Twists, Game Night Gift for Family and Kids • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49
Clue Game • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
Hasbro Gaming Trouble Board Game for Kids Ages 5 and Up 2-4 Players • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00
Hasbro Gaming CONNECT 4 - Classic four in a row game - Board Games and Toys for Kids, boys, girls - Ages 6+ • Amazon Business $6.00 1 $6.00

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