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Mrs. Flores from Chicago IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lions and Tigers and...BEARS!

The cost of books and activities about bears, including The Three Bears and Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? is $245, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $258 goal

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I am a first year Kindergarten teacher in a brand new school in Chicago's West Englewood neighborhood. The resources I am proposing will help me capture my students' energetic imaginations through a hands-on literacy unit about bears. This project will not only help my 22 students learn about the lovable creatures, it will also help build their reading comprehension and fluency skills. Throughout the year, I have noticed that my students learn best with hands-on experience. One of their favorite activities was estimating how many seeds we would find in our Halloween pumpkin, which we carved and placed in the water table for an oozing sensory experience. They also enjoyed creating their own grocery store with play food and money during our interactive nutrition unit. I believe that the upcoming bears' unit based on three Eric Carle favorites (Brown Bear, Brown Bear, Polar Bear, Polar Bear, and Panda Bear, Panda Bear) will truly captivate my students' imaginations. The storytelling puppet kits will help them practice story sequencing and retelling, two important Kindergarten skills. Thanks in advance for the consideration!

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

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This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG166 - Goldilocks & the Three Bears Storytellin • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
LC1492 - Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
LA332 - Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
BK8103 - Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? • Lakeshore Learning $16.95 1 $16.95
GF411 - Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? • Lakeshore Learning $16.95 1 $16.95
BB291 - The Three Bears Hardcover Book • Lakeshore Learning $15.99 1 $15.99
AA567 - Three Bears Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning $9.95 1 $9.95
Beary Good Bears Early Childhood Thematic Book • Teacher's School Supply $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$171.68

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$211.15

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.35

Total project goal

$257.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$257.50

2 Donors

-$239.07

Donations toward project cost

-$212.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.07

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.47

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$0.00

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