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Ms. Kelly from Yuma AZ is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Making Smiles

Help me give my students classroom games and manipulatives for learning and team building

  • $430 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are in a high school special services self contained class. These students have a variety of emotional as well as physical challenges. They love to learn and enjoy being able to socialize with their peers.

We have a need for school classroom supplies, arts and crafts supplies, games, puzzles and also personal hygiene items.

We help these students to learn how to care for themselves both in the classroom as well as their homes. Our students also learn life and basic job skills that will help them be successful after their graduation.

My Project

I am requesting a variety of games and manipulatives that will be used to teach my students the importance of sharing and working in groups. The games and activities will also help to enhance our students class time while teaching them hand eye coordination and the lesson of respect for our supplies, games and other items that we use on an everyday basis. These items will allow our students to learn and experience through touch, sight, sounds and sharing.

We thank you for any of these items and you can take heart knowing you are assisting these awesome students to move forward in their learning.

Team building and group learning is an important part of the future for these students.

Ms. Kelly
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Geosafari® Jr. Talking Globe • AKJ Education $116.99 1 $116.99
Fidgitz Twisty Brainteaser • AKJ Education $7.29 6 $43.74
Dot Dice, 16mm • AKJ Education $15.32 2 $30.64
Primary Science 5" Mighty Magnets, Set of 6 • AKJ Education $14.59 2 $29.18
Quizmo Money Game • AKJ Education $13.13 2 $26.26
Suspend Family Game • AKJ Education $12.40 2 $24.80
LC742 - Find the Letter Activity Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 1 $21.99
Hot Dots® Math Flash Cards Money • AKJ Education $7.29 2 $14.58

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