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Ms. W. from Corona NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help a Kindergarten Class Get Back to Basics

The cost of a Magnetic Calendary Activity Center, magnetic stickers, a tabletop desk organizer, reams of art paper in various colors, a Schoolhouse Desk Calendar kit, an All About Today Activity Center, and different kinds of borders to present work, all from Lakeshore Learning is $504, 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>.

  • $504 goal

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Hello everyone! I am a kindergarten teacher in a low-income area with people predominantly from Ecuador and Mexico and also China and India. Most of my students know another language besides English. This is my third year teaching in a hard-to-staff area of New York City. I previously taught for two years in Harlem and am now teaching in Corona, Queens. Recently there has been some work done on our ceiling because the school building itself is very old and the school must make sure it is safe for students and teachers alike. While this work was done, some small items were lost or damaged; thus this proposal is asking for the replacement of those items so that my students can continue to enjoy a safe and beautiful learning environment. The items listed below are the items I am requesting, with a brief description of why they are necessary for a kindergarten learning environment: - A magnetic calendar activity center so that students can learn concepts such as days of the week, months, dates, holidays, and weather - math manipulatives which students use by themselves during math-center time after a concept has been taught by the teacher - border and paper for displaying student work I teach these wonderful kindergarten students all of the subjects, and to have these items replaced would be wonderful for all of us. Thank you so much in advance for your kindness and generosity.

Ms. W.
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 26 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
AA479 - Magnetic Calendar Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning $49.95 1 $49.95
AA983 - All About Today Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning $39.50 1 $39.50
LA751 - Fish Builders • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
RA242 - Magna-Sticks & Balls • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
LC107 - Magnetic Designer • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
CA607 - Tabletop Classroom Organizer • Lakeshore Learning $18.95 1 $18.95
GG323 - Schoolhouse Desk Calendar • Lakeshore Learning $16.99 1 $16.99
BD294 - Lace-A-Word Beads • Lakeshore Learning $14.95 1 $14.95
Fadeless Art Paper (Magenta, 48", 50 ft) • Dick Blick Art Materials $13.25 1 $13.25
Fadeless Art Paper (Pink, 48", 50 ft) • Dick Blick Art Materials $13.25 1 $13.25
Fadeless Art Paper (Bright Blue, 48", 50 ft) • Dick Blick Art Materials $13.25 1 $13.25
Fadeless Art Paper (Orange, 48", 50 ft) • Dick Blick Art Materials $13.25 1 $13.25
Fadeless Art Paper (Canary, 48", 50 ft) • Dick Blick Art Materials $13.25 1 $13.25
RR755 - Lakeshore Calendar Kit • Lakeshore Learning $9.99 1 $9.99
Fadeless Art Paper (Orchid, 24", 60 ft) • Dick Blick Art Materials $9.17 1 $9.17
Fadeless Art Paper (Emerald, 24", 60 ft) • Dick Blick Art Materials $9.17 1 $9.17
LC108 - Pattern Cards for Magnetic Designer • Lakeshore Learning $6.95 1 $6.95
Pop-Apart Border, Flowers & Gingham: Kid-Drawn • Teacher's School Supply $3.59 2 $7.18
Pop-Apart Border, Fish & Waves • Teacher's School Supply $3.59 2 $7.18
Yellow Gingham Scalloped Border • Teacher's School Supply $2.79 2 $5.58
XLA692 - Lakeshore Kids? Border • Lakeshore Learning $2.25 4 $9.00

Materials cost

$350.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$413.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$90.68

Total project goal

$503.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$503.76

2 Donors

-$480.49

Donations toward project cost

-$413.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$66.79

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$24.02

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