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Mrs. Evans from Cary NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Literacy Box Learning

The cost of the Colors, My Home, Sea Life, and Pets Literacy Boxes from Lakeshore Learning is $124, 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>.

  • $138 goal

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I teach kindergarten in an elementary school with a population of approximately 800 students. The students in my class range in ability and come from different socio-economic backgrounds. My students are very excited about the school day and want to experience all aspects of kindergarten. They enjoy working in a hands-on environment with their peers. I would like for my students to have the benefit of Literacy Boxes which provide manipulative, puzzles, activity mats, and more to help students get ready to read and write. The kindergarten expectations can be easily met using these boxes. The Literacy Box activities allow for vocabulary development, beginning writing and spelling skills, and help kindergartners develop independence. Students begin by tracing words, matching manipulatives, printing words and finally reinforcing what is learned by completing a picture puzzle for each word. Ten new words are introduced in each box. The advantages for the students are tremendous and all students can experience success with these materials.

Mrs. Evans
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT348 - Colors Literacy Box • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
TT345 - Sea Life Literacy Box • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
TT344 - Pets Literacy Box • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95
TT343 - My Home Literacy Box • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95

Materials cost

$79.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$112.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.75

Total project goal

$137.50

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$137.50

1 Donor

-$135.30

Donations toward project cost

-$113.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.30

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.50

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$0.00

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