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  • $466 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Kanel
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Kindergartners Crave Cool Centers

My students need engaging materials to make the most of their time spent in literacy centers.

My Students

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go." ~Dr. Seuss. I would like the opportunity to instill the importance and the enjoyment of reading to my eager young kindergarten students.

"It's fun to have fun, but you have to know how." ~Dr. Seuss.

My readers love to participate in reading leaning centers. We are in need of additional resources to make the most of our learning time. My eager kindergarteners display their love for learning daily. My students come from many different backgrounds. Our school is a diverse community of learners. Students come from different areas of the city. Classes are ethnically, economically, and academically diverse. Despite their differences students share a common enthusiasm to learn and participate during our literacy time and reach their individual potential.

My Project

My Project: The resources I am requesting will help me better implement literacy centers in our classroom. My students are so eager and ready to learn, your contribution will help their learning be even more enjoyable. Centers allow for an increased amount of differentiated instruction. Many of the materials I would like will help my students prepare to become life long readers. It is so important to instill a love of reading at an early age. These materials will help my students flourish and gain confidence. Phonemic awareness and phonics are so crucial in kindergarten, the alphabet fishing centers, tactile letters, and many of the other resources I'm requesting will help students master this. The tactile sight words will help my students learn words that can not be decoded. As the year progresses the CVC word center as well as other materials will help students sound out and build words.

Your donation will help me instill a love of learning for my kindergarten students.

It will help me in implementing fun yet educational learning centers. Your donation will help my students sharpen their skills, focus for longer periods of time, and enjoy learning.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD480X - Sight-Word Tactile Cards - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
AA322 - Magnetic Alphabet Fishing Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
DD691 - CVC Word Work Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
EE567 - Creating Sight-Word Sentences Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
JJ157 - What’s the Rhyme? Sorting Houses • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
AA328 - Lowercase Fishing Letters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
EE259 - Tactile Letters - Lowercase • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98
EE258 - Tactile Letters - Uppercase • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98
LL239 - Word Building Magnetic Activity Tin • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
LL237 - Alphabet Magnetic Activity Tin • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
EE809 - Magnetic Fishing Poles - Set of 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$359.87

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$395.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.75

Total project goal

$465.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$465.02

2 Donors

-$465.02

Donations toward project cost

-$395.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$69.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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