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Mrs. Rheeder from Zeeland MI is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Spanish Cartoon Fun!

Help me give my students visual and oral input to help them learn the Spanish language!

  • $273 goal

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My Students

My students are ready for a challenge; they are Spanish Immersion students! In our school district, this means they are English-speaking students who are learning Kindergarten standards in the Spanish language! I teach math, literacy, science, social studies, writing and more all in Spanish! At the beginning of the year, these 5 and 6-year-olds come to me knowing minimal Spanish, but by the end of the year, they are reading, speaking, writing and playing all in Spanish! What a feat! I love that my students persevere when language learning is difficult, which is often!

My Project

In order for students to learn Spanish, they need to be able to make connections between what they already know (schema) to the unknown (Spanish). As a Kindergarten Spanish Immersion teacher, I am the source of all my students' input. I am constantly acting and showing them images so they can understand what I'm saying in Spanish. The BBC has created a cartoon to help children learn Spanish called Muzzy. I want to use this cartoon in my classroom as a way to let the show give the children some visual and oral input other than just myself! The show is high interest and the students love it!

Mrs. Rheeder
Grades PreK-2

This project will reach 22 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learning Spanish for Kids DVD Sets - Teaching Children and Toddlers with the New Muzzy Premier Edition - The BBC Language Learning System Course - 6 DVD Set + Online Games & Videos • Amazon Business $199.00 1 $199.00

Materials cost

$199.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$231.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.94

Total project goal

$272.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$272.92

3 Donors

-$185.96

Donations toward project cost

-$158.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.89

match offer

-$86.95

Match offer toward project cost

-$73.91

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.04

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$0.00

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