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Mrs. Willis from Colorado Springs CO is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Kickin' It with Kagan

Help me give my students more structure to reduce the achievement gap and increase engagement. These Kagan Structures will reduce discipline problems, increase thinking skills and character virtues.

  • $371 goal

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My Students

I am lucky enough to teach a dynamic group of students that come from all walks of life! Our students are in school to learn about academic subjects, but these are not the only things that they need to learn if they ever want to become successful in the real world.

Students today learn in so many different ways and it is my job to meet their individual needs through personalized learning.

As a teacher, I strive to find ways to motivate, engage, and spark creativity in my students. And that costs money - that's where I need your help!

My Project

Teachers, schools, and districts use Kagan Structures to increase academic achievement, enhance self-esteem, reduce discipline problems, and develop students' social skills. The Kagan materials I am requesting will engage every student. In the traditional classroom, the teacher is the hardest working person. With these Kagan items, my students will be doing the work!

The more my students interact with their peers and with the curriculum, the more they'll learn.

Structured conversations, cooperative games, teambuilding activities and more will take my classroom instruction to the next level. This effective approach will capture the minds and attention of every student I teach!

Mrs. Willis
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kagan Cooperative Learning Team Pyramids: Rotating Roles, Class Set of 10 (MPYRO) • Amazon Business $30.60 1 $30.60
Kagan Cooperative Learning Win-Win Discipline Flip Chart (MFLWW) • Amazon Business $30.49 1 $30.49
Kagan Cooperative Learning TeamMats: Managemats & Fan-N-Pick Mats, Class Set of 14 (MTM) • Amazon Business $29.68 1 $29.68
Kagan Cooperative Learning Flip Chart: Silly Sports & Goofy Games (MFLSS) • Amazon Business $29.00 1 $29.00
Quiz-Quiz-Trade: Vocabulary, Grades 2-6 • Amazon Business $24.00 1 $24.00
Quiz-Quiz-Trade: Mathematics, Grades 2-6 • Amazon Business $24.00 1 $24.00
Kagan Cooperative Learning Chips: Processing (MDPR) • Amazon Business $19.37 1 $19.37
Kagan Cooperative Learning TeamMats: Thinking & Rotating Review, Class Set of 10 (MTTR) • Amazon Business $18.14 1 $18.14
Kagan Cooperative Learning Cube: Lesson Launcher (MLL) • Amazon Business $17.59 1 $17.59
Kagan Cooperative Learning Chips: Classbuilding (MDCB) • Amazon Business $13.58 1 $13.58
Kagan Cooperative Learning Chips: Teambuilding (MDTB) • Amazon Business $9.73 1 $9.73
Kagan Cooperative Learning Cube: Lesson Wrap Up (MLW) • Amazon Business $9.24 1 $9.24
Kagan Cooperative Learning Chips: Make Your Own, Blank Set (MDB) • Amazon Business $8.73 1 $8.73

Materials cost

$264.15

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.91

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$315.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.59

Total project goal

$370.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$370.61

6 Donors

-$185.00

Donations toward project cost

-$158.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.25

match offer

-$183.85

Match offer toward project cost

-$156.27

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.58

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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