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Ms. Morgan from Pleasanton CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Sensory Materials To Support The Common Core!

My students need a sand and water table, kinetic sand (moon sand), and an alphabet mold set.

  • $352 goal

This project expired on November 22, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

With a classroom full of new learners, it can be difficult for students to interact with the Common Core curriculum including language arts, math, and science every day. With a sand and water table, a group of students can work as a team while being introduced to our kindergarten standards.

I teach kindergarten at a Title I school in California.

My students have varying backgrounds and abilities including many English language learners, students with special needs, and students with limited preschool experience. Differentiating curriculum can be difficult, so I am hoping to bring in new materials to help enrich our Common Core standards and build a strong base for further education.

My Project

To supplement the materials available at my school, I am seeking a sand and water table with kinetic sand (moon sand), as well as various manipulatives and molds. The students in my classroom can explore the properties of sand and water, while learning the basics of our kindergarten Common Core standards and working as a team in a small-group setting.

The donations to this project will improve my classroom by introducing a different way to learn and interact with our kindergarten Common Core standards for language arts, math, and science.

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 28 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wood Designs WD11811 Petite Sand and Water with Top/Shelf • Amazon $170.48 1 $170.48
SAND MOON REFILL 20 LBS WHITE • School Specialty $56.95 1 $56.95
SAND MOLDS LOWERCASE LETTERS SET OF 26 • School Specialty $9.49 1 $9.49

Materials cost

$236.92

Vendor shipping charges

$6.64

State sales tax

$21.68

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$298.79

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.73

Total project goal

$351.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$351.52

2 Donors

-$259.00

Donations toward project cost

-$232.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.10

match offer

-$77.52

Match offer toward project cost

-$65.89

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.63

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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