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Ms. Houston from Austin TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Is Fun

Help me give my students a fun and engaging hands-on learning experience with puzzles, number activity centers, and magnetic bricks.

  • $599 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a diverse group of students with many different academic levels, backgrounds, and experiences. Each student learns in different ways and at different times. They love to help each other. All of them want to learn but for some, it is more of a struggle than for others. Even though learning can be difficult for some, they come in with a can-do attitude and give it their best. I am always looking for ways to make changes to help each one of them.

My Project

These awesome materials will allow for my students to have a more hands-on learning experience, which will motivate their learning. Students learn in all different ways. Some really need the hands-on experience. I only get the small bottles of paint purchased at school and this paint only lasts for so long. With the big bottles of paint, we can continue to use painting as a fun way to learn. All students love to use manipulatives to engage their learning experience. With these other supplies, they can do just that. Students who are able to use hands-on learning are more engaged and motivated to learn. This will allow those students who need differentiated learning to be more successful.

Ms. Houston
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FK230X Classroom Floor Puzzles Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
DD407 Find the Number Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
LA436 SuperStrong Magnet Bricks Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 2 $33.98
AA775 Button SizeSorting Box • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
BD297 LaceAWord Beads Lowercase • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
LC195 Paint Pump • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.99 6 $17.94
PX2128GR Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint Gallon Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
EV212 Regular Dot Art Painters Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
PX2128BU Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint Gallon Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
PX2128BR Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint Gallon Brown • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
PX2128RD Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint Gallon Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
PX2128RG Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint Gallon Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
PX2128YE Lakeshore Fully Washable Liquid Tempera Paint Gallon Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
PR811 Craft Laces • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99

Materials cost

$471.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$508.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$89.80

Total project goal

$598.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$598.68

3 Donors

-$586.18

Donations toward project cost

-$498.26

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.92

match offer

-$12.50

Match offer toward project cost

-$10.62

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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