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Mrs. Najera from Houston TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Earn Some Money!

My students need kids wallets, play money and coins to learn about money and how to earn it.

  • $509 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have 20 Spanish speakers students ready to overcome any challenge, including had been severely affected by Harvey. They want to prove that with just a little support, their ability to learn is amazing.

My students are always eager to learn and apply their knowledge in their every day lives.

They, like most kindergarten students, enjoy discovering and learning. For many of them after hurricane Harvey, basic needs and and emotional stress has been present. I would like to make school experience as fun and successful as possible.

My Project

My students will apply for classroom jobs; from dusting, vacuuming, organizing books, cleaning tables, etc. All kind of jobs that will teach them responsibility, and at the same time how money is earn in the real world. Students will be responsible for the same job for a week and on Fridays they will get paid for their week.

Students will have the opportunity to save, give or buy something from our little store; that will be set in our own classroom.

They will learn very valuable financial skills, at the same time that will be practicing their counting, money and coins recognition, adding and subtracting.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Stephen Joseph Wallet, Unicorn • Amazon Business $14.74 5 $73.70
[Upgraded Version]Handheld Vacuum, HoLife Cordless Vacuum Cleaner with 14.8V Li-ion Battery Powered Rechargeable Quick Charge Tech and Cyclone Suction Lightweight Hand Vac • Amazon Business $57.99 1 $57.99
Stephen Joseph Wallet, Cupcake • Amazon Business $9.99 5 $49.95
Stephen Joseph Wallet, Shark • Amazon Business $8.99 5 $44.95
Stephen Joseph Wallet, Dino • Amazon Business $8.99 5 $44.95
Educational Insights Play Money Coins & Bills Deluxe Set • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Melissa & Doug Let's Play House Dust! Sweep! Mop! 6-Piece Pretend Play Set • Amazon Business $25.49 1 $25.49
Stress Balls Puffer Stress Relief Toys Value Assortment Bulk 1 Dozen Stress Relax Toy Balls, Squeeze Ball Puffer Ball Assortment Most Popular Selection of Hand Exercise Balls & Therapy Balls • Amazon Business $12.97 1 $12.97
Fun Little Toys 100Pcs Assorted Stamps All in One Box Including 100 Different Designs for Kids Birthday Party Supplies, Pinata Fillers, Carnival Prizes, Goodie Bags • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
JOYIN 12 Pack Deluxe Feather Boa Marabou Pens Set Girls Party Favor • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
JACHAM Novelty Toys Emoji Keychain, Emotion Plush Pillow,Kids Party Supplies Favors,Keychain Decorations 2.4" Set of 24 Pack • Amazon Business $11.55 1 $11.55
Rhode Island Novelty Emoji Party Favor and Giveaway Pencil, Eraser and Sharpener Gift Set, 36-Piece • Amazon Business $7.15 1 $7.15
72 Novelty Vinyl Sticky Hands For Kids, Assorted Colors - Glittery Fun Color Designs - 7 Inches Long • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Play-Doh Party Bag Dough (15 Count) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

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