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Mrs. Graber from Irving TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning Sight Words!

My students need Learning Sight-Words Activity Chest, Flip & Read Sight-Word Sentences, Sight-Word Puzzles, Sight-Word Sandwiches, and Sight-Word Bingo to help them master the challenge of basic sight words.

  • $263 goal

This project expired on July 31, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach Pre-K at an Early Childhood School in Texas. My class is a Blended class consisting of At-Risk students based on income, English is their second language, or they are special needs. My students are faced with many challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the challenges they face, I am looking to provide my students with creative and meaningful learning experiences.

My students are creative, energetic and always ready to experience something new!

They love to move, read, and learn! Many of them are being raised in single parent households and ALL of my students receive a free breakfast/lunch based on their socioeconomic status. These things may prevent them from getting ahead early in life and may not provide them with the life experiences many of us see as "typical". From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom I focus on their potential and growth while they are with me. I may not be able to control their home lives, however, I can certainly control their experience during the school day. My goal is to inspire even our earliest students to become lifelong learners!

My Project

My students need Learning Sight-Words Activity Chest, Flip & Read Sight-Word Sentences, Sight-Word Puzzles, Sight-Word Sandwiches, and Sight-Word Bingo to help them master the challenge of basic sight words. Sight words account for up to 75% of the words used in beginning children's printed materials. So you can see why it would benefit my students to have access to materials that will help them acquire these words.

Sight words promote confidence in students.

The first 100 sights words students learn represent over 50% of English text. A child who has mastered this list is well on their way to becoming a great reader. Sight words also help promote reading comprehension. If a child has mastered sight words, their focus will not be on deciphering words but will shift to focusing on what the words mean.

Mrs. Graber
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 38 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
JJ130X - Sight-Word Puzzles - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
HH706 - Flip & Read Sight-Word Sentences • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
TT682 - Learning Sight-Words Activity Chest • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
GG779 - Sight-Word Sandwiches Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TT181 - Sight-Word Bingo - Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$189.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$222.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.32

Total project goal

$262.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$262.12

5 Donors

-$156.06

Donations toward project cost

-$132.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.41

match offer

-$106.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$90.15

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.91

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$0.00

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