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Mrs. Hillsburg from Mattawan MI is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Explorations!

My students need materials, like whiteboards, alphabet stamps, and sharp crayons to enhance their learning and start their educational careers off the right way!

  • $663 goal

This project expired on February 26, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Kindergarten is an age where students learn through exploring. I want to expose my students to a variety of learning materials and resources.

My students are a bustling group of Kindergartners.

They are curious, excited, and cheerful. They LOVE learning to read and write. They are also quite the math explorers. We have a large, wonderful school with a dedicated staff that puts children first.

My Project

I am hoping to allow my students more materials to practice letters, sounds, and spelling with. Students are more motivated and engaged when they can explore words through a variety of materials, such as crayons, white boards, wikki stix, stamps, play-doh etc. I also hope to expand our morning meeting time with a place value pocket chart and a teaching easel that is not broken and can hold big books so every student can see the book.

This project is so important because it impacts the learning experiences of 24 amazing young learners.

Kindergarten should be the most exciting year for these students and I want to be sure that it is a year that gets them excited and feeling positive about learning and school. Having these materials and an organized classroom will help these students become more engaged and provide them with the learning experiences they so deserve!

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LM520 - All-Purpose Mobile Teaching Easel - Elementary • Lakeshore Learning Materials $349.00 1 $349.00
FF448X - Single Line Write & Wipe Board - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.50 3 $55.50
TT927 - All-Purpose Teacher’s Organizer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
Elmer's 1680 CrayonPro Electric Sharpener • Amazon $47.83 1 $47.83
Melissa & Doug Deluxe Alphabet Stamp Set • Amazon $16.52 1 $16.52
Counting Caddie and Place Value Pocket Chart • Amazon $6.82 1 $6.82

Materials cost

$525.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$563.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$99.45

Total project goal

$662.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$662.99

10 Donors

-$539.46

Donations toward project cost

-$461.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$77.92

match offer

-$120.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$102.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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