You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 

Ms. Dobrin from Pompano Beach FL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Is Fun And Games

My students need Literacy Center grammar resources including Hot Dot Reading Comprehension set.

  • $250 goal

This project expired on April 25, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Games or reading...why does it always have to be a choice?

Schools are no longer centered around paper and pencil activities, and many of my students are struggling readers who need academic support.

Having adequate resource materials to pull from is an essential part of the teaching/preparation and planning process. As a teacher I need quick and easy access to these materials, and I need to have them available in my classroom for my students.

My Project

My goal is to create Literacy centers that have educational value, and are engaging to students by using "Hot Dots Cards." With the use of these literacy games I have requested, I will be able to set up learning centers where students can engage in meaningful skill building activities. These learning games will allow me to adapt my reading program to meet each students needs and interests.

It is my job to help my students become excited about learning.

You can help me do this by contributing to my project. My students need these Hot Dots to compliment their lessons. When they press a correct answer they will hear words of encouragement from the "talking" pen. This is the kind of positive reinforcement that children respond to and, with repeated play-and-practice, leads to mastery. Thank you for helping make that happen!

Ms. Dobrin
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 19 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Ms. Dobrin is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hot Dots(r) Reading Comprehension Set • Kaplan Early Learning Company $127.46 1 $127.46
Idiom of the Week • Kaplan Early Learning Company $9.31 1 $9.31
Antonyms • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.46 1 $8.46
Synonyms • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.46 1 $8.46
Mulitple Meaning Words • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.46 1 $8.46
Homophones • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.46 1 $8.46
Prefixes & Suffixes • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.46 1 $8.46

Materials cost

$179.07

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.69

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$211.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.37

Total project goal

$249.13

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$249.13

3 Donors

-$206.78

Donations toward project cost

-$181.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.62

match offer

-$36.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$30.60

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.40

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Pompano Beach","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1849470],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"FL","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":1157701,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/learning-is-fun-and-games/1157701/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":19,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Dobrin","authorIds":{"1849470":{"owner":"Ms. Dobrin","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[1157701],"proposalHash":"-1240846385","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-1_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":294337,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MjExOTMyNg==","MTg1MTg3Nw==","MTg1MDg5Mw==","MTg0OTQ3MA=="],"teacherId":1849470,"schoolCounty":"Broward","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"FL","name":"Florida"}}