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Ms. Newell from Yuma AZ is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Learning to Take Turns and Problem Solve!

Help me give my students games, like Yahtzee, Uno and Checkers, for center play and learning to get along and clipboards so that we can take our work outside.

  • $860 goal

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My Students

My students come from many different backgrounds. I work in a low income school but these kids come to school excited to learn every day. I want to give my students every possible chance I can to help them succeed. My students overcome many challenges to make it to school. Many of them have parents that have to work multiple jobs or in the fields tending to the crops. They still give 100% everyday and are excited to learn and share their new learning with their parents. It is amazing to see just how much they learn and grow everyday.

While I work with first grade students, I am trying to help build the foundation they need to develop a life long love of learning.

My students face each challenge with a smile and a "can do" attitude. Together we will learn and grow every day.

My Project

My students need materials for centers and to help develop life skills. We need board games to help teach them how to take turns and how to problem solve. These games will be used in centers as well as free choice friday.

We need clipboards so that we can take our learning outside or to the floor.

The clipboards will allow us to move around and work in many different areas. We need Legos and Lincoln Logs to work on our stem projects. Then we will create a plan and then build it with the Legos and Lincoln Logs.

We need small treats to help motivate positive behavior and reward hard work. The treats will also be used to reward students for their classroom presentations.

We need a color printer and ink to print out stories and to print colored books and center materials for hands-on learning.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Epson Expression ET-2700 EcoTank Wireless Color All-in-One Supertank Printer with Black Auto-Stop Ink Bottle and Color Combo Pack Auto-Stop Ink Bottle • Amazon Business $275.53 1 $275.53
Adorox Set of 6 Standard Size Clipboards Clear Colorful Transparent Mix Assorted Colors (Multicolored 6 Pack) • Amazon Business $12.99 5 $64.95
LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box 10698 • Amazon Business $47.99 1 $47.99
Wondertoys 170 Piece Wood Logs Set Building Toys for Children • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Apples to Apples PARTY iN A BOX ALL NEW CARDS by Mattel • Amazon Business $25.20 1 $25.20
X-ACTO School Pro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener, Blue, 1 Count (1670) • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
LEGO Classic Quad Pack 66554 Building Kit • Amazon Business $19.97 1 $19.97
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Assorted Colors, 24 Count • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Pens, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 12 Count • Amazon Business $15.78 1 $15.78
SKITTLES-Original Candy-Assorted Fruit Flavored Candy-Skittles Original Bite-Sized Candies-Resealable Pouch-1-54oz. Bag • Amazon Business $15.31 1 $15.31
Mattel Games Uno Attack Game • Amazon Business $15.29 1 $15.29
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Retractable Pen, 0.7mm, Ink, Pack of 14, Assorted (1951636) • Amazon Business $13.43 1 $13.43
HedBanz Game - Edition may vary • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Mattel Games Apples to Apples Junior - The Game of Crazy Comparisons! • Amazon Business $12.13 1 $12.13
Pictionary Board Game • Amazon Business $10.39 1 $10.39
M&M'S Milk Chocolate Candy Party Size 42-Ounce Bag • Amazon Business $8.98 1 $8.98
Hasbro Connect 4 Game • Amazon Business $8.77 1 $8.77
STARBURST-Original Fruit Chews-Assorted Fruity Candy-Strawberry, Cherry, Lemon, Orange Flavored Chews-Party Size Bag-54 Ounces • Amazon Business $8.55 1 $8.55
Continuum Games Checkers, One Size • Amazon Business $8.33 1 $8.33
Hasbro Yahtzee Game • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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