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Mrs. Foltz from Waukegan IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Letters Alive Makes Reading Come Alive!

My students need Letters Alive Plus so struggling readers can have additional ways to learn learn the names and sounds of letters, practice blending sounds into words, and put words together to read sentences.

  • $1,224 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My first grade students are very eager learners. They get excited about each new concept that is presented in our class. They are working hard to build a strong foundation of reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.

Most of my students are from lower-income families who don't always have the resources to provide access to technology for their children.

Having access to software that engages struggling readers and motivates them to continue the hard work of becoming good readers will make a big difference in my students' lives.

My Project

Having access to the Letters Alive Plus materials will give my young, struggling readers additional, exciting ways to learn the names and sounds of letters, practice blending letter sounds to begin reading words, and the ability to put words together into sentences.

Letters Alive Plus will use my students' fascination with technology to draw them into focusing on learning and practicing their foundational reading skills.

By donating to this project and providing an exciting electronic avenue to practice early literacy skills, you will enable my struggling readers find the motivation they need to overcome the frustration they feel about learning to read.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 26 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Letters alive(r) Plus (PC/MAC) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $995.00 1 $995.00

Materials cost

$995.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,039.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$183.52

Total project goal

$1,223.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,223.44

2 Donors

-$1,223.44

Donations toward project cost

-$1,039.92

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$183.52

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$0.00

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