You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
  • $697 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Astugue
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households
  • 1 donor
  • $0 still needed

Listening Center Fun (Part 2)

The cost of this Listening Center is $725, 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>.

I began this school year teaching at Brock Elementary School in Slidell, Louisiana. Because of Hurricane Katrina,about five feet of water completely destroyed my classroom. Everything that I have purchased, inherited from generous teachers, or created in my five-year career as a teacher was ruined by the floodwaters. My losses were not insured. Thankfully, my job was spared, and I was transferred to another school in the district. I now teach sixteen Transitional First Grade students, all of who were affected to varying degrees by Hurricane Katrina. These children have been through so much, yet have shown so much resiliency. Transitional First Grade students need a developmental curriculum for a year between Kindergarten and First Grade. The curriculum is based on developmentally appropriate practices, and emphasis is placed on play, the child's natural approach to learning. Part of the guidelines for the T-1 curriculum state that learning activities and materials should be concrete, real, and relevant to the lives of young children. Because I have lost so many materials and manipulatives in the storm, it is difficult to create a classroom environment that these children need. I have been purchasing all of my materials out of my own pocket. My students would greatly benefit from a nice listening center. This center will allow the students to work independently by listening to literature on CD as they read along and playing Listening Lotto games that I have purchased, and that I am requesting through Listening Center Fun (Part 1). In order to use the materials that I have for our listening center, the proper equipment is necessary. I would like to have a Califone Classroom CD and Dual Cassette Player, listening center mobile storage center, 8 station junction box, and headphones. Thank you!!!

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EE216 - Mobile Listening & Storage Center • Lakeshore Learning $249.00 1 $249.00
FN907 - Classroom CD & Dual Cassette Player • Lakeshore Learning $179.00 1 $179.00
LA802 - 8-Station Junction Box with Volume Contr • Lakeshore Learning $22.95 1 $22.95
FN2924C - Listening Center Headphones - Each • Lakeshore Learning $13.90 4 $55.60

Materials cost

$506.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$570.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$125.32

Total project goal

$696.24

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$696.24

1 Donor

-$685.10

Donations toward project cost

-$571.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$114.10

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

Project Activity

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo
{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Mandeville","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[26705],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"LA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":37627,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/listening-center-fun-part-2/37627/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":16,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Astugue","authorIds":{"26705":{"owner":"Mrs. Astugue","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[37627],"proposalHash":"1148643592","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp26705_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1539731091529","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":22,"teacherChallengeId":35868,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":26705,"schoolCounty":"St Tammany","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"LA","name":"Louisiana"}}