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Mrs. Ballenger from Cincinnati OH is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Light and Color

Help me give my students the tools to be explorers of light and colors.

  • $163 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This year the majority of my students are encountering their first time in a school setting. They are coming from a low-income area of Ohio. They need a lot of one-on-one help, as they are three to five years old, and some with learning disabilities.

My students are very energetic and eager to learn, and they have a lot of fun doing it!

With every lesson taught, the students are expanding their minds. I have many students that will be going on to kindergarten next year, and I plan to have them equipped with all the skills that they need to be successful in their academic career.

My Project

With this project, I will be able to utilize my light table.

With the limited manipulatives I have for our light table, the children are not interesting in playing with it; with the materials in this project, my students will be able to explore light and color.

The students will be able to work on their letters, numbers, shapes, sorting skills, and many other things with this project. We are starting our light and shadow unit very soon, and I am hoping to get this funded in time to let them explore light and colors during the unit.

Thank you for considering a donation to my project.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC590X - Light Table Manipulative Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.50 1 $99.50
TS108 - Rainbow Scratch Paper • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$106.49

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$138.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.37

Total project goal

$162.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$162.46

1 Donor

-$82.00

Donations toward project cost

-$69.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.30

match offer

-$80.46

Match offer toward project cost

-$68.39

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.07

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$0.00

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