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Mrs. Elliott, Mrs. Welk, & Mrs. Macnab from The Dalles OR is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Getting Magnetic with Letters!

Help me give my students fun and engaging ways to learn their letters names and sounds. Help keep learning fun, engaging, and entertaining!

  • $485 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our Kindergarten classrooms are each full of 18 young, excited 5 and 6 year old Kindergarten students. They come from diverse backgrounds and learning experiences, but are all equally excited about growing, learning, and becoming "big kids". We have students in our classroom that started kindergarten reading at first and second grade levels, as well as students who came in with zero English or educational backgrounds. Each room also contains students with special needs, and although this grant will help all students, we are hoping the tools bought through DonorsChoose.org will help our kids struggling the most to access their letters in a new way.

My Project

Kindergarten is such a fun year full of learning and growing. We learn so much throughout the year, where everything builds upon a solid foundation of letters. We have many students in Kindergarten who could use another way to access the alphabet besides using traditional pencil and paper. Our vision is to focus these magnetic boards with kids who struggle, not only with fine motor skills, but also with focus and understanding. We are excited to get these items into the hands of our young learners to get them excited, confident, and inspired to learn their letter names and sounds.

Mrs. Elliott, Mrs. Welk, & Mrs. Macnab
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL676 - Magnetic Alphabet Maze • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 4 $199.96
Kid O Magnatab - a to z - Lower Case • Amazon Business $25.99 2 $51.98
Kid O Magnatab - a to z - Lower Case • Amazon Business $25.99 2 $51.98
Cretee A to Z Letters Magnatab for Kids Educational Toy Magnetic Balls Board Alphabet Magnet Tablet • Amazon Business $18.00 2 $36.00
Cretee A to Z Letters Magnatab for Kids Educational Toy Magnetic Balls Board Alphabet Magnet Tablet • Amazon Business $18.00 2 $36.00

Materials cost

$375.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$411.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.63

Total project goal

$484.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$484.19

3 Donors

-$243.00

Donations toward project cost

-$206.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.45

match offer

-$241.19

Match offer toward project cost

-$205.01

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.18

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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