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Mrs. Arguello from Valley Center CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help us Unplug with Board Games!

Help me give my students board games such as Clue to enjoy during rainy days.

  • $309 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are dual-language learners! These amazing students are working towards becoming bilingual and biliterate in both English and Spanish.

We are a classroom family that works together and plays together.

We understand that sometimes families have problems but because we are family we work through those problems in a caring, respectful and productive manner. A class focus is creating a safe and happy space for all learners.

My students are teachers! They understand that I am not the only teacher in the classroom. They are teaching and learning from each other daily.

My Project

I would love for my students to have board games available to them during recess time and on rainy days. Board games are fun and offer learning opportunities.

Board games have many benefits, not only are they fun, but they also help reduce stress and help children build logic and reasoning skills.

Board games will help my second-language learners boost their language skills and build their vocabulary. In addition to this, these games will teach the value of teamwork and teach my students how to be good losers.

These games will be used during recess time, during rainy days, and times when we need to unplug from our iPads.

Mrs. Arguello
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 31 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kangaroo's Folding Wooden Chess Set with Magnet Closure • Amazon Business $19.95 2 $39.90
Hasbro Clue Game: Star Wars Edition • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Mancala - Real Wood Folding Set • Amazon Business $11.96 2 $23.92
2-in-1 Wooden Chinese Checkers & Gobang (Five in a Row) Family Board Game Combo Set • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Mattel Games: The Official Uno Tin [Amazon Exclusive] • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
PlayMonster 5 Second Rule Game - New Edition • Amazon Business $17.98 1 $17.98
Brybelly Wooden Chinese Checkers | Made with All Natural Wooden Materials | Includes 60 Wooden Marbles in 6 Colors | All Ages Classic Strategy Game for Up to Six Players • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
HedBanz Game, Family Guessing Game - Edition may vary • Amazon Business $13.85 1 $13.85
Hasbro Connect 4 Game • Amazon Business $6.89 2 $13.78
Jenga Classic Game • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19
Jenga Classic Game • Amazon Business $7.19 1 $7.19

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