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Ms. Kobs from Waukesha WI is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lions and Tigers and Bears,Oh My!

My students need realistic toy animals to play with , sort, classify and talk about.

  • $293 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a Head Start program. We keep the children in the same room for the 2 years they are with us. This gives us the opportunity to really get to know them and their families Even though they all live in poverty, my children deserve a quality education with caring teachers and a well stocked classroom.

They love to come to school.

The older children help the younger children and we all learn together. I have been teaching there for many years and I believe our program is a very valuable part of our community.

My Project

I chose toy animals from the zoo, the jungle, the farm, the ocean, the forest, pets and endangered animals. My children can use their imagination to play with the animals, while I help them learn new vocabulary words. We can practice sorting and classifying and counting with them. Hopefully, they will ask to learn more about the animals they are not familiar with.

I searched the catalogs for realistic animals.

When we learn about nature, I believe it should be accurate information. Part of animal science is their habitat. The wide variety of animals I picked will help me to explain what each animal needs in their habitat to survive. Thank you for considering my project.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Jumbo Animals - Complete Set • Nasco $79.95 1 $79.95
Jumbo Forest Animals Set • Nasco $28.95 1 $28.95
Jumbo Ocean Animals Set • Nasco $28.95 1 $28.95
Jumbo Pets Set • Nasco $28.95 1 $28.95
Jumbo Farm Animals Set • Nasco $28.95 1 $28.95

Materials cost

$195.75

Vendor shipping charges

$19.58

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$248.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.81

Total project goal

$292.08

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$292.08

4 Donors

-$260.67

Donations toward project cost

-$248.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.40

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$31.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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