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Ms. Brubaker from Los Angeles CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Have Fun With Spelling and Vocabulary!

Help me give my students engaging spelling and vocabulary activities that they can do from home.

  • $237 goal

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My Students

We are a Title I school in an urban area of Los Angeles. Nearly one hundred percent of the students are eligible for free breakfast and lunch. When the current health crisis hit, many of our students lacked the basic tools for learning at home: computers or tablets, an internet connection, and a stable, consistent routine for completing their work.

Now that the new school year has started, the students have stepped up to the challenge and are learning how to complete new tasks each day.

They are becoming more self-sufficient as they tackle the various online assignments. However, we lack materials and resources that are adaptable to being completed online by students who have little to no experience with this type of learning.

My Project

The membership to Vocabulary Spelling City will help me provide lively and engaging spelling and vocabulary activities that the students can complete online and receive immediate feedback.

LIkewise, the materials from Mrs Wordsmith feature fun-filled characters with colorful personalities in absurd situations with whom the students enjoy interacting.

We already use some of the Mrs Wordsmith materials in class so they are familiar with the characters and these materials will further interest the students. Using the characters for writing stories will be an important support for some of the more reluctant writers.

Writing, spelling, and grammar are proving to be some of the most challenging subjects to teach remotely and these resources will help the students experience success as they work from home.

Ms. Brubaker
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Premium Membership $69.95 1 $69.95
How to Write a Story Grade 4-6 $29.99 1 $29.99
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary $25.00 1 $25.00
Spelling Mixed Practice Grade 4-5 $14.95 1 $14.95
Spelling Targeted Practice Grade 4-5 $14.95 1 $14.95

Materials cost

$154.84

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$14.17

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.32

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$201.33

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.53

Total project goal

$236.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$236.86

2 Donors

-$113.54

Donations toward project cost

-$104.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.12

match offer

-$114.01

Match offer toward project cost

-$96.91

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.10

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$9.31

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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