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Ms. Leon from Chicago IL is requesting classroom basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Interactive Spanish!

Help me give my students materials and art supplies in order to engage in a fully immersive, comprhensible-input style of learning Spanish!

  • $499 goal

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Celebrating Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

This project is a part of the Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month celebration because it supports a Latino teacher or a school where the majority of students are Latino.

My Project

I want my students to engage more in the Spanish classroom by making materials more accessible and relevant to their lives. These literature resources will allow my students to critically engage with the material and comprehension of Spanish culture and overall language.

It is my goal to foster a classroom community that teaches students the importance of understanding, respecting, and working with diverse groups of people.

Through my teaching style of using cultural and antiracist literacy, students are engaging in heavy current political climate and issues, all in the target Spanish language! The more I can engage them in culture, the more they can feel empowered to understand and learn about other Latinx cultures. Being able to have these resources on hand helps me foster a community that is accepting and overall engaging in Spanish knowledge.

It is imperative for our students to make their experience in our classrooms relatable to their own lives and help them make connections to foster more open and caring environments that are different from those within our city limits. By having all of these resources, I believe my students can gain the first steps towards engaging in real-world learning.

Ms. Leon
Grades 9-12

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Azuleho - Mexican Garlands - Yarn Pom Pom Garland - 6 Assorted Pcs - Mexican Fiesta Party Decoration - Cinco de Mayo Decoration - Party Supplies - Mexican Pom Pom Garland - Fiesta Pom Pom Garland $31.49 3 $94.47
PILOT FriXion Clicker Erasable, Refillable & Retractable Gel Ink Pens, Fine Point, Assorted Color Inks, 15-Pack Pouch (14447) $29.99 2 $59.98
Crayola Erasable Highlighters, Assorted Colors, Bulk School Supplies, 80Count $39.18 1 $39.18
Post-it Super Sticky Notes Value Pack, 24 Pads, Convenient School Bus Carry and Storage Case, 2X The Sticking Power, 3x3 in, Bright Colors (Orange, Pink, Blue, Green, Yellow), Recyclable (654-24SSBUS) $17.99 2 $35.98
Crayola Low Odor Dry Erase Markers for Kids & Adults, Chisel Tip, Back To School Supplies, 12 Count $12.29 2 $24.58
Bostitch InPower Spring-Powered Desktop Stapler, Green (1123) $12.26 2 $24.52
Crayola Art with Edge 8 Count Glitter Marker Novelty $7.99 2 $15.98
EZlifego Double Sided Tape Heavy Duty(Pack of 2, Total 33FT), Multipurpose Mounting Tape Removable Adhesive Strips Transparent Wall Tape, Reusable Strong Sticky Tape Poster Carpet Tape for Home,Office $15.89 1 $15.89
Crayola Take Note Erasable Highlighters Markers, School Supplies, Kids At Home Activities, 18 Count $12.65 1 $12.65
BIC Mechanical Pencil Variety Pack, Number 2 Mechanical Pencils With Erasers, Fine Point (0.5mm), Medium Point (0.7mm) and Thick Point (0.9mm), 60 Count, Bulk Mechanical Pencils for School or Work $12.48 1 $12.48
EXPO Low Odor Fine Tip Dry Erase Marker | Fine Point Markers | Whiteboard Markers, Assorted, 12 Count $10.43 1 $10.43
Ticonderoga® #2 Pencils, #2 Lead, Soft, Pack of 72 $9.99 1 $9.99
Post-it Mini Notes, 1 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in, 18 Pads, America's #1 Favorite Sticky Notes, Cape Town Collection, Bright Colors (Blue, Orange, Pink, Green), Clean Removal, Recyclable (653-18AU) $9.98 1 $9.98
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Black, 12 Count $8.48 1 $8.48
Magnetic Dry Erase Markers Fine, 12 Colors White Board Markers Dry Erase Marker with Eraser Cap, Low Odor Whiteboard Markers Fine Tip Dry Erase Markers for Kids Teachers Office & School Supplies $7.98 1 $7.98
Paper Mate Pink Pearl Erasers, Large, 12 Count $5.13 1 $5.13

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