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Mrs. Valerio from San Jose CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Students Teach Spanish to Their Families!

My students need Spanish family take home reading games so that they can continue to practice Spanish at home and be the teachers of Spanish to their parents.

  • $606 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students are inquisitive and eager to learn five year olds, that come to school ready to learn. They love reading, asking questions and learning about everything!

My students are special because they are enrolled in a Dual Language Spanish Immersion Program where they are learning to read, write and speak in two languages.

They don't let anything stand in their way to learning. My enthusiastic youngsters attend a Title I, Program Improvement, Charter School in an urban neighborhood setting in California.

My Project

Half of my students are English speakers that are learning to read, write, and speak in Spanish. I use a variety of teaching strategies to help them learn the language, and they are doing an amazing job of learning Spanish in school. Although we continuously practice Spanish in the classroom, many times it is not enough for these students because they don't have Spanish speaking models at home. With these fun Spanish file folder games and the Spanish learning locks, students will have the opportunity to practice the Spanish skills they are learning in school, at home with their families.

By donating to my class, my students will be the "teachers" and help their families learn Spanish.

They will have the opportunity to practice what they have learned in the classroom while having fun family time with these learning games. Parents will be able to come in and borrow a Spanish file folder game that will be stored and easily accessible to them on the family engagement storage rack.

Students love to talk and share their day with family, especially all the fun activities they have done in class. Students will be excited to share their artistic projects with their families at home. A double-space mobile drying rack, will free up much-needed space in the classroom so that all 30 students can complete an art project to take home and talk about it with their families.

Mrs. Valerio
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC652 - Lakeshore Double-Space Mobile Drying Rack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
GG640X - Family Engagement Language Packs - Preschool-Kindergarten - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
LC351 - Spanish Alphabet Learning Locks • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
FF374 - Spanish File Folder Game Library - Pre K-K • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99
GG111 - Spanish File Folder Game Library - Gr. 1-2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99
GG651 - Family Engagement Packs Storage Rack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$437.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$40.07

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$514.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$90.81

Total project goal

$605.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$605.41

2 Donors

-$593.06

Donations toward project cost

-$514.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$78.46

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$12.35

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$0.00

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