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  • $432 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Kennedy
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Kinder Kids Love Dramatic Play!

My students need kitchen tools and play food sets to enhance their dramatic play learning area.

My Students

Help us make our dramatic play area awesome! We have a kid size kitchen but we do not have play food sets and kitchen tools to inspire kids to creatively play!

Our students live in a high poverty area.

Over 90% of my class receives free or reduced breakfast and lunch. Over 90% of the students in my class are also second language learners. Our school site actively participates in a Gang Reduction and Intervention Program. Despite these challenges, they are also bright, happy students who love coming to school and are eager to learn! Our classroom is a safe place for them to create, grow and learn!

My Project

Pretend play food and kitchen sets will create a fun and engaging dramatic play area! Students will be able to interact with each other- building their language inventories as well as their cooperative skills! Integrating performing arts through dramatic play into our language arts units on friends and families will engage our students and increase their learning! When students role play they are questioning, evaluating and synthesizing their learning!

Even though our students live in a high poverty area, they deserve a rich, engaging and fun learning environment!

Your generous donation will enable me to provide a creative space for my kindergarten students! Thank you for considering our project for a grant from the LilySarahGrace Fund! We are so grateful!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RR390X - Let’s Go Shopping Food Baskets - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $115.00 1 $115.00
LA427 - Best-Buy Kitchen Playset • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
Melissa & Doug Wooden Pantry Products • Amazon $19.02 1 $19.02
Melissa & Doug Fridge Food Set • Amazon $16.79 1 $16.79
Melissa & Doug Playtime Veggies • Amazon $15.99 1 $15.99
Melissa & Doug Playtime Fruits • Amazon $15.99 1 $15.99
ZZ366 - My Ice Cream Parlor • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Hape - Playfully Delicious - Gourmet Kitchen Starter Set - Play Set • Amazon $23.43 1 $23.43
Melissa & Doug Let's Play House: Grocery Cans • Amazon $10.82 1 $10.82
TW106 - Pizza Party Playset • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99

Materials cost

$304.01

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.82

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$366.39

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.66

Total project goal

$431.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$431.05

1 Donor

-$183.49

Donations toward project cost

-$183.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.30

match offer

-$215.53

Match offer toward project cost

-$183.20

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.33

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$32.03

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by NEA Foundation and one other donor.

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