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Mrs. Pickett from Chicago IL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Getting Comfy And Cozy With A Compact Disk

Help me give my students books on CD to be able to listen to stories and help with fluency.

  • $188 goal

This project expired on December 12, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am the lucky teacher of 20 very enthusiastic preschool scholars in a low income community. My students have an array of diverse learning abilities, learning styles, and interests. I have the honor of teaching some awesome students in their first year of learning and helping them to develop the foundation for their education. It is my pleasure to have this opportunity to teach such amazing students. My students develop a love for learning and exploring through various sujects and studies.

My Project

Books on CD are used daily in our listening Center where the students can go and work independently during free choice time. In the listing Center they can pick up a book, get comfortable on the couch, and listen to it on CD while looking at the pictures so that they can make meaning of what they are listening to. The books on CD will help students to develop their language skills, vocabulary skills, and speaking skills. It will also help them in developing reading fluency and comprehension skills. For my English Language Learning students who speak another language, it will help them with speaking and developing English.

By donating to our project you will help students to develop their literacy and language skills.

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BKS W/CD CHILDCRAFT CLASSIC BKS W/HOLES SET 2 SET OF 8 • School Specialty $67.16 1 $67.16
KIT BOOK DR. SEUSS SET READ ALONG • School Specialty $49.05 1 $49.05

Materials cost

$116.21

Vendor shipping charges

$11.62

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$159.57

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.16

Total project goal

$187.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$187.73

2 Donors

-$93.00

Donations toward project cost

-$81.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.70

match offer

-$92.08

Match offer toward project cost

-$78.27

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.81

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.65

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$0.00

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