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Ms. Cherniss from Fontana CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Learn at Home!

Help me give my students an engaging online classroom full of rhyming activities!

  • $168 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a Transitional Kindergarten class in Southern California. Transitional Kindergarten students are beginning their educational journey and they have an excitement for the school that makes teaching them a complete joy! Our physical classroom is filled with learning tools that they use daily such as puzzles, games, and art supplies. I would like to try to give them a similar learning environment online.

Currently my students are learning online via lessons I record on YouTube and live teaching meetings on Zoom.

Our classroom is in a low-income area where many children do not have access to educational toys and activities. At school, I can provide those resources for them but at home, I do not have access to all of my teaching tools. By providing the requested items, I will be able to create fun and engaging live and prerecorded video lessons for my students.

My Project

March 13th seemed like any normal school day, by that evening, however, our school year had changed completely! We would not be returning to campus for the rest of the year and would transition to distance learning. My students are used to our classroom that is filled with learning games and activities that they do not have access to at home. With the rhyming activities I have requested, I will be able to play learning games virtually with my students, and having the packs of construction paper will allow me to create instructional art videos that I will send to them to try at home. By providing these requested tools, I will be able to interact with them through video lessons in a way that is similar to our in-person lessons and hopefully, they will end the school year with the same passion for learning that they had when we began.

Ms. Cherniss
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
JJ157 Whats the Rhyme Sorting Houses • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LL439 Rhyming Sounds Magnetic Sorting Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TT507 Fishing for SightWords Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
EE809 Magnetic Fishing Poles Set of 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
KT1100 Basic Skills Practice Ring • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 1 $7.99
TA51AC Construction Paper 12 x 18 Pack Assorted Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 2 $4.58
TA50WT Construction Paper 9 x 12 Pack White • Lakeshore Learning Materials $1.19 1 $1.19

Materials cost

$101.72

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.31

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$142.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.16

Total project goal

$167.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$167.72

1 Donor

-$83.86

Donations toward project cost

-$71.28

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.58

match offer

-$83.86

Match offer toward project cost

-$71.28

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.58

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$0.00

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