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

Letting Our Learning Shine - Light Panel Manipulatives!

My students need manipulatives for our light panel to explore letters, numbers, shapes, and more. We also need storage options for all of our light panel materials.

  • $236 goal

This project expired on August 18, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are an inclusion program in an urban school located in a community that has limited resources. We are a very diverse group that includes students with a variety of learning differences and needs. Many of my students have sensory and gross motor needs that we address throughout the day. As a result, we need more materials, and a wider variety of materials, than a typical classroom would contain.

Materials that encourage the creativity of designing a series of tasks and then the cooperation and determination to complete those tasks will support my students physical, emotional, social, and academic needs.Because of these differences, we need more options for materials to use in order to be engaged and successful in our classroom family.

We work to encourage everyone to do their best and try to find fun, engaging ways to support our growth.

My Project

We are requesting manipulatives that will work with our light table to create activity to help my students learn while also providing sensory support to keep them engaged in the activity. Many of my students have diverse learning needs and do not benefit from traditional "paper and pencil" activities. We are constantly looking for new and exciting ways to review the foundational skills that are so important in early childhood education.

These materials will be used with our light panel to allow my students to review literacy and math skills in a unique way that allow them to use 3-dimensional objects for tactile input and the opportunity to explore color mixing and shadows for visual support within a single activity.

Building these foundational skills is vital and these materials will allow us to build those skills while also meeting my students unique learning needs and styles.

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC590X - Light Table Manipulative Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 1 $79.99
Sterilite 19618606 Small Clip Box Clear Storage Tote Container w/Lid (12 Pack) • Amazon Business $48.46 1 $48.46
LA627 - Teaching Tubs Storage Rack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost

$158.44

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.51

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.38

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$200.33

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.35

Total project goal

$235.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$235.68

2 Donors

-$117.83

Donations toward project cost

-$100.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.67

match offer

-$117.85

Match offer toward project cost

-$100.17

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.68

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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