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Ms. Bros from Saint Paul MN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Magnetic Magic and O for Organization!

My students need magnetic letters to practice building and making words independently. It's a great way to build their reading skills.

  • $242 goal

This project expired on June 1, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom of 25 students is a part of a school that serves around 95% of its student population with the free and reduced lunch program. Our Title I school is populated with about 530 students of different cultural, racial, and ethnic backgrounds. My class consists of students who identify themselves as Asian, Black, Latino (Latinx), Bi-racial and White. Within each grade level of our school we have two classrooms that cluster English language learning students and two classroom that cluster students with special needs. My classroom services the students with special needs within a general education classroom. Also, half of my students that receive services from our school's ESL department.

My Project

These literacy games and kinesthetic materials will allow my students to practice their letter identification, sound recognition and sight words during our literacy block.

These magnetic letters will make tasks more engaging for my students.

The magnetic dry erase will provide opportunities for learning new vocabulary as well.

The storage bins will continue the organization that is vital to our classroom environment. My students deserve to have a space that is inviting and organized. Many of my students call my classroom their second home.

Your donation will help instill a love for literacy in my students and help them to "close the gap."

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC357 - Word Building Magnetic Letters - Lowercase • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 5 $49.95
LL786X - Double-Sided Magnetic Write & Wipe Mini Board - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $38.99 1 $38.99
PP281 - Magnetic Storage Boxes - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
PP268BU - Classroom Supply Caddy - Each - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 2 $11.98
PP268YE - Classroom Supply Caddy - Each - Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 2 $11.98
PP268RG - Classroom Supply Caddies - Each - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 2 $11.98
FG206 - Peel & Stick Magnet Dots • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 1 $9.99
PP268VT - Classroom Supply Caddies - Each - Purple • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 1 $5.99
PP268GR - Classroom Supply Caddy - Each - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 1 $5.99
PP268RD - Classroom Supply Caddy - Each - Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.99 1 $5.99
TT768BP - Neon Connect & Store Book Bin - Bright Pink • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.99 1 $4.99

Materials cost

$172.82

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$205.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.25

Total project goal

$241.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$241.66

2 Donors

-$231.66

Donations toward project cost

-$196.91

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.75

match offer

-$10.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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