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Ms. Butz from Indianapolis IN is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

LeapFrog Tag Readers Can Help Us Read!

My students need The Leapster Tag Reading System and a variety of books and reading materials to go along with it.

  • $379 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

How do you find the time to read one-on-one with 27 five and six year olds? With such a large group, I wish I could clone myself to create more opportunities to read one-on-one with my students. The LeapFrog Tag Reader can help give my students an experience like I am reading with them.

I teach 27 full day kindergarten students in a wonderful, inviting elementary school.

I teach all subject areas including: reading, writing, math, social studies, science, and health. Our school district is struggling financially, which doesn't leave any money for extra materials for our classrooms. This year my students are full of energy and like to be kept busy. And they are so eager to learn, especially when it comes to reading.

My Project

This LeapFrog Tag Reader would become a part of our daily literacy work stations. This learning system would give my students the opportunity to read more challenging books on their own! I can't always be there to help sound out a challenging word or model fluent reading, so this tag system can help do that for me. There is also a variety of literature to go along with it. The books they come with the system would definitely appeal to my students.

As class sizes grow, I really need the extra help to provide my students with what they need.

Sometimes all they need is someone to sit and read with them. I do that as much as I can, but I am only one person. This LeapFrog Tag Reader would be another way for my students to get that extra support they need when reading. It would make a wonderful addition to my classroom.

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Ms. Butz
Grades PreK-2

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 27 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tag Super Speller----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Fancy Nancy at the Museum----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Disney/Pixar Cars: Tractor Tipping----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
T. Rex’s Mighty Roar----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Disney Princess: Adventures Under the Sea----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
I SPY: Imagine That!----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Miss Spider’s Tea Party----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Pirates! The Treasure of Turtle Island----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Click, Clack, Moo, Cows That Type----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
The Little Engine That Could ----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Olivia----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $13.98 1 $13.98
Tag Storage Case----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $14.98 1 $14.98
TAG SCHOOL READER • School Specialty Inc. $73.15 1 $73.15

Materials cost

$255.89

Vendor shipping charges

$27.42

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.84

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$322.15

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.85

Total project goal

$379.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$379.00

10 Donors

-$188.01

Donations toward project cost

-$161.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.93

match offer

-$189.49

Match offer toward project cost

-$161.07

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.42

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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