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Mrs. Vargas from Santa Ana CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Materials in the Time of COVID-19

Help me give my students the materials they need to continue learning from home. We need books for daily read alouds, math manipulatives for teacher demonstration, and chart paper.

  • $756 goal

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My Students

One Friday, my 4th grade students and I left our classroom... and didn't come back. I wish I had known I needed to take all my teaching supplies with me!

I'm currently teaching from home with my laptop but need additional supplies to make some 'teaching magic'!

Our classroom is a vibrant place where we emphasize college readiness and integrate technology into our learning. My students are mainly lower socio-economic status and I also have a cluster of students in special education.

My Project

Please help my students learn from home as we accomplish several objectives to get ready for 5th grade... and eventually college. First, I would like picture books to do daily 'read alouds' to increase reading comprehension and pique student interest in quality literature. I've chosen several acclaimed read alouds that concentrate on social-emotional learning and empathy in an effort to create meaningful discussions in a time of crisis. Second, I need basic supplies like chart paper. Last, I need demonstration manipultitves for the last math units we missed before our school closed.

Please considering us during these trying times.

Mrs. Vargas
Grades 3-5
Nearly all 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
Edx Education Student Place Value Flip Chart - Millions - Set of 10 - Double-Sided with Whole Numbers and Decimals - Learn to Count by Ones, Tens, Hundreds, Thousands and Millions $88.82 2 $177.64
PicassoTiles 100 Piece Set 100pcs Magnet Building Tiles Clear Magnetic 3D Building Blocks Construction Playboards, Creativity beyond Imagination, Inspirational, Recreational, Educational Conventional $49.99 2 $99.98
Kinetic Sand Beach Sand Kingdom Playset with 3lbs of Beach Sand, for Ages 3 and Up $19.97 2 $39.94
Post-it Super Sticky Tabletop Easel Pad, 20 x 23 Inches, 20 Sheets/Pad, 1 Pad (563R), Portable White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Built-in Easel Stand $18.28 2 $36.56
Learning Resources Dive into Shapes! A "Sea" and Build Geometry Set, 129 Pieces, Ages 6+ $26.99 1 $26.99
Didax DD-195163-A1 Place Value Flip Stand, 5" Height, 17" Length $19.95 1 $19.95
Learning Resources Folding Geometric Shapes, Geometry/Math Helper, 16-Piece Set, Ages 7+ $19.42 1 $19.42
Learning Resources View-Thru Geometric Solids, Geometry Helper, 14 Pieces, Ages 8+ $17.99 1 $17.99
Place Value Dice, Hundredths $17.18 1 $17.18
Learning Resources Fraction Tower Activity Set, Math accessories, Teaching aids, 51 Pieces, Ages 6+ $15.75 1 $15.75
Sulwe $14.09 1 $14.09
We're All Wonders $12.25 1 $12.25
The Bad Seed $11.73 1 $11.73
The Most Magnificent Thing $11.69 1 $11.69
Hair Love $10.96 1 $10.96
The Invisible Boy $10.59 1 $10.59
One $10.29 1 $10.29

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