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Mrs. Pelfrey from Vandalia OH is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Making Learning Fun

Help me give my students more hands on activities for math and science as well as Doodle Boards; a fun, new way to work on writing.

  • $297 goal

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My Students

My students are an energetic group excited to learn new skills and make new friends this year. They have a wide range of reading and math abilities. I love meeting each of them at their own level and watching them grow throughout the year! My students are full of wonder and curiosity. They are loving our hands-on STEM bins and enjoy challenges requiring to think outside of the box. They learn in many different ways and with this project I hope to engage, encourage, and enrich my struggling learners while pushing the others to reach their highest potential. Go Aviators!

My Project

My students will grow so much using these fun, hands on games and STEM building activities, like LEGO and K’NEX sets. They will start their morning building and not seated doing seat work. Their little minds start working right away and they are engaged while building social skills, discussing new ways to build and assemble their manipulatives.

When students walk in excited to start their day with morning tubs, it helps them to stay engaged and excited to learn throughout the rest of our day.

Their faces light up and they love sharing what they built that morning with the group at our morning meeting. It is one of their favorite parts of the day.

Mrs. Pelfrey
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
ORSEN LCD Writing Tablet, 8.5-inch Writing Board Doodle Board Drawing Pad with Newest LCD Pressure-Sensitive Technology, Gifts for Kids & Adults • Amazon Business $9.99 6 $59.94
PLUS PLUS - Construction Building Toy, Open Play Tube - 240 Piece - Basic Color Mix • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696 Building Toys for Creative Play; Kids Creative Kit (484 Pieces) • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
K'NEX Education - STEM Explorations: Swing Ride Building Set • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
AA621 - Adding 3 Numbers Addition Fluency Puzzles • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 1 $21.99
AGARE Creative Building Block Toys Set of 150 Pieces, A children Educational and Constructions Interlocking Plastic Toy - Best Gift for Kid • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
EA293 - Giant Sand Timer - 3 Minutes • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
HH727 - Equation Match-Ups • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
hand2mind Dodecahedra 12-Sided Decahedra 0-12 Dice (Set of 5) • Amazon Business $3.75 1 $3.75

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