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

Hands-On Learning in First Grade!

My students need engaging learning tools such as building tiles and math games to meet their diverse needs!

  • $381 goal

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My Students

After teaching third grade for 14 years, I am beyond excited to teach 25 eager first graders this school year! My students are a perfect combination of varying abilities, backgrounds, and needs that will come together for the same purpose... to learn and love school.

It is an awesome responsibility to provide my first graders what they need to be successful in the classroom.

Creating a classroom environment where students are comfortable is just the beginning of a successful school year!

My Project

My first grade students are an amazing group of diverse learners. The items that I am requesting all have a specific purpose that will enhance the learning of each and every student.

Hands-on learning allows students to master content in an engaging way.

Students are not only mastering skills, but they are also learning how to work together, be critical thinkers, and how to problem solve. These are concepts that will stay with them forever.

The addition and subtraction games will be used to not only reinforce facts, but allow students to use motor skills and critical thinking with each move. The Magna-Tiles are an amazing resource that I will add to our Science and STEM area. The other items all support existing curriculum and are appreciated as well.

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
BUILDING TILES CLEAR COLORS SET OF 100 • School Specialty $113.59 1 $113.59
LL798 - Week-By-Week Calendar • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TT851 - Addition Tower of Math Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
TT852 - Subtraction Tower of Math Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
RR632 - Ten-Frames Activity Dice • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
Apache Laminating Pouches, Letter Size, 300 Pack, 3 mil • Amazon Business $19.96 1 $19.96
Learning Resources LER0287 Doublesix Dominoes In Bucket • Amazon Business $15.92 1 $15.92
Beautiful Oops! • AKJ Education $13.46 1 $13.46
Giraffes Can't Dance • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Pilgrim Children Had Many Chores • AKJ Education $2.55 1 $2.55

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