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Mrs. Ferguson from Cumberland MD is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help My Students Read at Home

Help me give my students sets of sentence matches, snap vowel sounds, and other hands-on materials so they can practice blending words and reading!!

  • $2,119 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are receiving READING INTERVENTION services; however, they have been challenged by the virtual learning circumstances. Many of my students do not have access to internet. Many have only one computer and are busy sharing their devices with siblings and parents. Over 50% of my students live in poverty, further compounding their challenges.

My Project

My students are used to using manipulatives to help them blend words and read. My instruction is very HANDS-ON, so virtual learning has been challenging. Even those that do have internet connections, do not have materials to manipulate in order to learn letter sounds, blend sounds, and ultimately read new words.

Putting magnetic letters and hands-on letter boards in students' hands will help them to engage in learning, even during this challenging time.

Through these materials and online platforms such as Google Meet, I will be able to provide direct instruction and continuity of learning.

Mrs. Ferguson
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG470X Touch Read Phonics Sentence Match Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.50 5 $497.50
EE706 Snap Build Vowel Sounds • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 10 $299.90
FF429 BuildAWord Magnet Board 3Letter Words • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 10 $299.90
GG473 Touch Read Blends Digraphs Sentence Match • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 5 $174.95
GG471 Touch Read CVC Words Sentence Match • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 5 $174.95
GG367 Touch Read Blends Digraphs Match • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 5 $149.95
DD489 Student Word Building Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.99 10 $49.90

Materials cost

$1,647.05

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$98.82

3rd party payment processing fee

$24.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,800.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$317.75

Total project goal

$2,118.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,118.33

4 Donors

-$2,093.33

Donations toward project cost

-$1,779.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$314.00

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

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$0.00

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