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Mrs. Dillahay from Bradenton FL is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

I Touch It, I Learn It!

Help me give my students an opportunity to explore learning concepts HANDS-ON with coding, building, and learning resources!

  • $306 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come to me with a variety of needs that prevent them from being successful in a traditional classroom environment. These unique students require unique interventions.

Academic success starts with engaging and FUN content so students LOVE learning!

I want my students to be successful in school throughout their academic careers. This starts with building a strong foundation where my students learn by bringing engaging activities and resources into their world.

Exceptional student education while teaching multiple grade levels at one time requires a variety of resources that are engaging to a wide variety of ages and skill levels.

My Project

We have been utilizing STEM Bins/Work Tubs since the middle of the year last year. I have been slowly building these resources through activities I have purchased out of pocket. The materials in this project would be used to open more options for students to utilize.

Coding, manipulatives, and building activities encourage cooperative learning, creative thinking, and an opportunity for language development.

The majority of my students have language impairments. Work Tubs done with a partner or small group encourages my students who are often not comfortable talking in a whole group setting to have an opportunity to interact with their peers using social and academic language.

My students that struggle the most with academic concepts are often the students that have an opportunity to "SHINE" during work tub time. They are able to offer ideas in a safe and engaging setting creating a learning environment that opens new doors for them.

Mrs. Dillahay
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learning Resources Code & Go Robot Mouse Activity Set, 83 Piece, Ages 4+ • Amazon Business $40.95 1 $40.95
Educational Insights Foam Magnetic Fraction Circles • Amazon Business $33.38 1 $33.38
Lauri Educational Phonics Kits - Alphabet • Amazon Business $27.05 1 $27.05
Learning Resources Tumble Trax Magnetic Marble Run, STEM Toy, 28 Piece Set, Ages 5+ • Amazon Business $23.88 1 $23.88
Ideal Frontier Logs 114 Piece Classic Wood Construction Set • Amazon Business $21.98 1 $21.98
Lauri Educational Phonics Kits - Beginning Sounds • Amazon Business $20.97 1 $20.97
Edushape Magic Brix Building Set, 72 Piece • Amazon Business $17.03 1 $17.03
Educational Insights Jumbo AlphaMagnets- Multicolored Lowercase (Set of 42) • Amazon Business $15.65 1 $15.65
Fisher-Price Think & Learn Balance Blast Off! • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
Junior Learning CVC Word Builders Activity Cards • Amazon Business $11.47 1 $11.47

Materials cost

$226.31

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.39

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$259.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$45.83

Total project goal

$305.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$305.53

4 Donors

-$188.47

Donations toward project cost

-$173.47

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

match offer

-$101.45

Match offer toward project cost

-$86.23

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.22

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.61

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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