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Ms. Penko from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Play Board Games Together!

My students need the board games like Uno, Cranium, Apples to Apples, and others to play together and to deepen their relationships with each other.

  • $327 goal

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My Students

My students are amazing kids that have a great desire and potential to learn new things! They take pride in their efforts and are willing to challenge their minds for the sake of learning.

My students are comprised of 100 amazing students, most of whom come from bilingual households and receive free lunch.

Our high school provides rigorous academics, fantastic teachers, and a safe learning environment. Community is the heartbeat of our school, and I know that this project will help foster this ideal.

My Project

With everything going on in the world it is not surprisingly that many of students have a luck of good relationships with each other. As an Algebra 2 teacher, I know how important the kind and friendly atmosphere in the learning environment is. Playing together, these board games will help to build friendship and improve students’ relationships. On another hand, all of these board games will help to improve and increase student attention and focus. It will help the students who have focusing issues in their classes.

By donating to our project, you will not only help to deepen my students’ relationships with each other, you will ultimately help to increase their academic achievement.

We will use these board games in my Algebra 2 classes and during lunch time every day to improve students’ relationships and focusing. Our project will help students to avoid a lot of problems and focus on increasing their learning!

Ms. Penko
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 100 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Catan • Amazon Business $44.10 1 $44.10
Z-Man Games Pandemic: State of Emergency • Amazon Business $29.33 1 $29.33
Apples to Apples PARTY iN A BOX ALL NEW CARDS by Mattel • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Days of Wonder Ticket to Ride: Map Collection Volume 3 - The Heart of Africa • Amazon Business $24.58 1 $24.58
Hasbro Risk Game • Amazon Business $18.75 1 $18.75
Jax Sequence Game • Amazon Business $17.71 1 $17.71
Buffalo Games CHRONOLOGY BOARD GAME by The Game of All Time! • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Hasbro Taboo Board Game • Amazon Business $13.06 1 $13.06
Hasbro Cranium Game • Amazon Business $12.96 1 $12.96
Wooden Stacking Board Math Games Tumble Tower Building Blocks 54 Pieces • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Cardinal Double 9 Color Dot Dominoes in Collectors Tin (styles will vary) • Amazon Business $9.96 1 $9.96
Mattel Games UNO Card Game • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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