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Mrs. Kaz from Auburn WA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Literacy

My students need 6 sets of Hot Dots activity cards, 10 Hot Dots pens, and 2 sets of stamps.

  • $431 goal

This project expired on February 23, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Because I have the privilege of teaching many English Language Learners, literacy is a focal point in our classroom. Each day my youngsters are hard at work learning their letter sounds and names so that they may soon become enthusiastic readers.

I have a very diverse Kindergarten classroom, comprised of children who live in a rural town in Washington.

My students are eager to learn despite various challenges some of them face. My students represent many different cultures and languages; however, what they all have in common is an incredible hunger for learning. Our school is an incredibly inclusive and safe environment which holds all students to high standards.

My Project

I am requesting 6 sets of Hot Dots activity cards, 10 Hot Dots pens, and 2 sets of stamps. These educational tools will serve as vital resources for literacy. They are great for early-finishers, as well as an intervention tool for those who are struggling. Students will be able to independently work on their phonemic awareness and decoding skills, which will prepare them for reading. The materials are all differentiated so that all of my students can be challenged and be successful.

Incorporating technology into the classroom is a great way to engage students.

When children are motivated by memorable experiences, they achieve far more. Dr. Seuss once said, "The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go."

Mrs. Kaz
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BD815X - Hot Dots Math Quiz Cards - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $95.00 1 $95.00
Educational Insights Hot Dots Pen • Amazon $10.56 6 $63.36
BD230X - Hot Dots Power Pen - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
TT813 - Stamp & Write Sight-Words - Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
ED1471 - Rubber Stamps - Lowercase • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
Educational Insights Hot Dots Phonics Consonants • Amazon $14.22 1 $14.22
Educational Insights Hot Dots Blends & Digraphs Activity Cards • Amazon $12.99 1 $12.99
Educational Insights Hot Dots Word Families Activity Cards • Amazon $11.86 1 $11.86
Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards - The Alphabet • Amazon $11.86 1 $11.86
Educational Insights Hot Dots Reading Readiness • Amazon $10.72 1 $10.72

Materials cost

$304.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$26.69

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$366.24

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.63

Total project goal

$430.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$430.87

1 Donor

-$430.87

Donations toward project cost

-$366.24

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$64.63

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$0.00

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