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Ms. Snape McMillan from Chicago IL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Centers

The cost of materials for learning centers such as math games, a science center and read-along biographies is $2348, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $2,384 goal

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I am a first grade teacher in Chicago, IL. Currently we are using learning centers in my classroom to help meet the individual learning needs of each student in the class. As small groups of students work at learning centers, I am allowed time to work with a small group on reading skills. These centers help students improve their academic, social and independent work skills. Most of the centers being used by the students I have created by hand. However, I think my students would benefit from more center options and activities. Many of the items I am requesting can not be made by hand, such as books, tapes, and computer software. Literacy is currently the main focus of my centers, but I would like to begin incorporating more math, social studies and science into center time. This donation of supplies would allow me to make this extension into the other subject areas. I am asking for the donation of supplies to help expand our learning centers. Resources being requested include pocket charts, books and audiotapes for the listening center, science center supplies, and additional literacy center resources. Please consider making this donation to our classroom and helping us maximize this very important and productive learning time.

Ms. Snape McMillan
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG190X - Instant Literacy Centers - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning $295.00 1 $295.00
RA550X - Read-Along Biographies - Set 1 • Lakeshore Learning $179.00 1 $179.00
LA680X - Favorite Picture Book Read-Alongs - Set • Lakeshore Learning $159.00 1 $159.00
YG205X - Time Traveler History Read-Alongs - Comp • Lakeshore Learning $129.00 1 $129.00
RA115X - I Can Read! Read-Alongs - Set 2 • Lakeshore Learning $95.00 1 $95.00
BD800X - Hot Dots Math Quiz Cards - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning $79.50 1 $79.50
AA415 - Weather Science Center • Lakeshore Learning $79.50 1 $79.50
GG956 - Word Families Linking Cubes Instant Cent • Lakeshore Learning $79.50 1 $79.50
GG966 - Building Words Linking Cubes Instant Cen • Lakeshore Learning $79.50 1 $79.50
EE304 - Instant Writing Center - Grades 1-2 • Lakeshore Learning $69.50 1 $69.50
FS822 - Reading Blaster Teacher?s Edition C • Lakeshore Learning $59.95 1 $59.95
LA964 - Adjustable Pocket Wall Chart Stand • Lakeshore Learning $39.50 1 $39.50
BD810X - Hot Dots Power Pens - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning $36.00 2 $72.00
TT446 - Alphabet Learning Stamps • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
GG759 - Word Building Fun Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
RR630 - Draw & Write Journal - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning $25.00 3 $75.00
Literacy Centers, Grades K-1 • Evan-Moor Corporation $19.99 1 $19.99
DG326 - Take It to Your Seat Literacy Centers - • Lakeshore Learning $19.99 1 $19.99
RR154 - Read-The-Room Classroom Pointers - Set o • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
Math Games and Centers • Evan-Moor Corporation $14.95 1 $14.95
LK522BU - Heavy-Duty Small Pocket Wall Chart - Blu • Lakeshore Learning $13.95 1 $13.95
EB863 - Uppercase Stamps • Lakeshore Learning $12.99 1 $12.99
EB864 - Lowercase Stamps • Lakeshore Learning $12.99 1 $12.99
GG765 - Activity Center Stand • Lakeshore Learning $12.95 1 $12.95
RNG3 - Stamp Pads - Set of 3 • Lakeshore Learning $9.95 1 $9.95
RR293 - Time Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning $9.95 1 $9.95
RR294 - Money Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning $9.95 1 $9.95
KU597 - Uppercase Giant Magnetic Letters • Lakeshore Learning $4.95 1 $4.95
KU598 - Lowercase Giant Magnetic Letters • Lakeshore Learning $4.95 1 $4.95

Materials cost

$1,718.36

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$1,954.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$429.08

Total project goal

$2,383.76

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,383.76

6 Donors

-$2,269.56

Donations toward project cost

-$1,955.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$314.06

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$115.20

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$0.00

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