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Ms. Ruder from Indianapolis IN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Leaps and Bounds

Help me give my students the Leap Start Go pens and materials to go with them so that they can learn and grow in a new and interactive way!

  • $236 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students participate in a program our district calls the Comprehensive Intervention Program or CIP for short. This is fancy talk for a self-contained classroom with one-on-one support. The goal of this program is to give them the education they need with some extra support in order to prepare them for the things they will face in life!

My students all have different levels of ability, each bringing a unique personality to the classroom.

That being said, they have a huge range of disabilities, I have students with Speech and Language delays, autism, as well as students with mild to severe cognitive delays. They are all wonderful and unique individuals, individuals that learn in multiple, different ways so we need multiple, different kinds of materials.

My Project

The Leap Start go system as well as the books and materials that go along with them will drastically change the learning environment for several of my students. The hands on manipulated pen reaches many different skills for my students from fine motor and gross motor skills, but also academic skills that they are using the pen to learn.

My students will make leaps and bounds with these learning materials.

The Leap Start pens and books will not only change their academic learning but their life skills learning as well.

Ms. Ruder
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LeapFrog LeapStart Go System, Charcoal and Green • Amazon Business $28.00 2 $56.00
LeapFrog LeapStart Preschool 4-in-1 Activity Book Bundle with ABC, Shapes & Colors, Math, Animals • Amazon Business $39.06 1 $39.06
PAIYULE Case Compatible with Leapfrog LeapStart Go System. Storage Holder Fits for USB Cable and Other Accesories (Box Only) • Amazon Business $12.99 2 $25.98
LeapFrog LeapStart 3D Learn to Read Volume 1, Green • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
LeapFrog LeapStart 1st Grade Activity Book: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) and Problem Solving (Requires LeapStart System) • Amazon Business $17.63 1 $17.63
LeapFrog LeapStart Go Deluxe Activity Set - School Success, Multicolor • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99

Materials cost

$167.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$200.16

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.32

Total project goal

$235.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$235.48

1 Donor

-$100.08

Donations toward project cost

-$100.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$117.74

Match offer toward project cost

-$100.08

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.66

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.66

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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