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Ms. Burgunder from Baltimore MD is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Learn Through Play!

Help me give my students communication skills through imaginative play interactions in a structured setting.

  • $223 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work at a Title 1 school where the majority of the students receive free breakfast and lunch. I have been a Speech-Language Pathologist at an elementary school for just over 18 years! I love my students. Many of them are non-verbal and some of them have developmental disabilities which prevent them from learning how to talk.

The majority of the students on my caseload come from a poor neighborhood.

They all benefit from the services of Medical Assistance. Some of the students at my school are in special programs because of their multiple disabilities. We even have half day programs to enrich three and four year olds who do not get enough language exposure in their complicated home environments.

My Project

My students are very young. Many of them are coming to school for the very first time. Some of them need therapy to help them with their speaking and listening. Having a multitude of fun, educational toys will allow them to gain the experience that they need to expand their vocabulary.

I use a lot of picture symbols with the children at my school.

I will benefit from having laminating sheets along with card stock to make materials that will be hands on and durable.

I put a lot of time and thought into planning exciting and memorable language rich experiences for my students. Won't you please assist me in making everyday special for them?

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Melissa & Doug Scoop & Stack Ice Cream Cone Playset (4087) • Staples Advantage $35.49 1 $35.49
Staples Cover Stock Paper, 8.5" x 11", 67 lb., Assorted, Sheets/Ream (25496) • Staples Advantage $26.99 1 $26.99
VELCRO Brand Round Coins, 3/4" • Staples Advantage $23.09 1 $23.09
Staples Laminating Pouches, Letter, 5 Mil, 9" x 11 1/2", 100/Bx • Staples Advantage $21.26 1 $21.26
Carson-Dellosa Early Learning Games, I Spy a Mouse in the House! • Staples Advantage $17.99 1 $17.99
Melissa & Doug Shape Sorting Cube Classic Toy (575) • Staples Advantage $14.19 1 $14.19
Trend Fun-To-Know Early Childhood Puzzles, Community Helpers • Staples Advantage $9.39 1 $9.39

Materials cost

$148.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.90

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$189.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.45

Total project goal

$222.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$222.98

1 Donor

-$222.98

Donations toward project cost

-$189.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.45

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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