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Mrs. Irish from Peru ME is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Making Grammar Fun!

Help me give my students a new, fun approach to phonics and grammar.

  • $244 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a low income school district with 60-65% of the students on free and reduced lunch. They come from all kinds backgrounds with all different experiences. Keeping the desire to love learning throughout their academic career is crucial to me. Sometimes the standards we need to cover are not the most fascinating topics for young children.

No matter what I ask of them, they are all willing to try.

Because of this, I try very hard to make learning fun and interesting.

My Project

Our school has recently adopted parts of the Jolly Learning Curriculum. However, these are indeed only parts that I am trying to make whole. In order to teach this program successfully I will need the workbooks (teacher and student), big books, songs and access to the software games. This is a program that has proven tremendous academic growth in schools all over the world. I have received training and begun implementing the phonics program in my classroom with great success.

Students have found a joy in learning letter sounds and grammar.

The items I have requested will allow me to use Jolly Grammar in its entirety.

My hope is children will continue to enjoy learning in a way that is fun and easy! Thank you!

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

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This project will reach 17 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Grammar Games (Site Licence): Jolly Phonics • Amazon Business $106.75 1 $106.75
Jolly Grammer Big Book • Amazon Business $25.95 1 $25.95
Grammar Songs (in Print Letters) • Amazon Business $17.91 1 $17.91
Jolly Grammar 1 Teacher's Book (in Print Letters) • Amazon Business $8.24 1 $8.24
Jolly Grammar 1 Student Book (in Print Letters) • Amazon Business $7.50 1 $7.50

Materials cost

$166.35

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.32

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$207.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.56

Total project goal

$243.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$243.73

3 Donors

-$185.67

Donations toward project cost

-$164.67

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.00

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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