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  • $975 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Sanders
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 1 donor
  • $0 still needed

Gotta Go Back, Back, Back to School Again...

The cost of Kindergarten classroom supplies, including highlighters, CD's, pencil boxes, and crayons is $944, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

A new school year. The summer has ended and the kids are going back to school. Not only are you excited, but thankfully so are they. Kindergarten students enter the classroom eager to learn and anxious about their new school experience. With each new year comes a need to purchase new supplies and materials that promote student learning. I am a first time kindergarten teacher for a school in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco. As the school year kicks off, I wanted to be sure I had the school supplies that my students will need to successfully begin their elementary school education. I am requesting a host of supplies that will not only teach my students to express themselves through drawing, but will also help them to more quickly learn the alphabet and apply those skills to simple reading exercises. I am also hoping for some musics CD's that will be used to reinforce the basic skills I am teaching in the classroom and help my English language learners become more comfortable in their speaking. Some of the supplies I am requesting to accomplish these goals are: scissors, pencil boxes, highlighters, art supplies for our "All About Me, Friends, and Families" units, foam magnet letters for alphabet instruction and practice, an icon maker CD to make a visual schedule for the many English language learners in my class, and Greg and Steve and Hap Palmer learning basic skills through music CD's. Please help my Kindergarten Class start this year and their educational years off right.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learning Basic Skills Through Music Complete Set • Nasco $69.95 1 $69.95
Jumbo Foam Magnetic Letters Complete Letter Set • Nasco $46.95 1 $46.95
5-Frame Icon Maker CD • Beyond Play $44.95 1 $44.95
My First Globe • ABC School Supply, Inc. $24.99 1 $24.99
LC170 - People Shapes? Project Kit • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
BOSTON PALM TACKER • Nasco $15.25 1 $15.25
The Human Body Bingo • Beyond Play $14.95 1 $14.95
Double-Sided Mirror • Beyond Play $12.95 20 $259.00
Counting And Place Value Pocket Chart • ABC School Supply, Inc. $11.95 1 $11.95
We All Live Together with Greg and Steve- Volume 3 • Nasco $11.75 1 $11.75
LC363 - Jumbo People Colors? Crayons - Each Set • Lakeshore Learning $6.95 4 $27.80
RY928 - Make-A-Face Sheets • Lakeshore Learning $6.95 1 $6.95
MAJOR ACCENT HIGHLIGHTERS -- Sharpie Major Accent Highlighters; Yellow • Quill Corporation $6.29 1 $6.29
Kid Puzzle Kit • ABC School Supply, Inc. $5.99 3 $17.97
KIDS SOFTGRIP POINT RIGHT • Nasco $2.65 20 $53.00
Easy Carry Pencil Box • Nasco $1.15 6 $6.90

Materials cost

$643.60

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$799.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$175.50

Total project goal

$975.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$975.00

1 Donor

-$919.43

Donations toward project cost

-$800.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$119.43

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$56.18

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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This project will reach 20 students.

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