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Ms. Acheson from Sioux Falls SD is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ms. A's Classroom Needs Your Help!

Help me give my students the resources such as a canvas teepee and a wireless Bluetooth​ karaoke microphone to make learning fun and engaging!

  • $597 goal

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My Students

I currently teach K-5 resource in South Dakota. As many educators know, the more resources you have, the more successful your students will be! I believe in providing the best educational experience for my students and my hope is that my students will leave not only with more academic knowledge but will move forward as even better people!

My current caseload consists of Junior Kindergarten through 4th grade.

Not only do I have a wide range of ages and grades, but I also have a wide range of needs varying from Autism to mild disabilities to behavior challenges. My students vary in SES, learning needs, and family backgrounds. Most students are from the neighborhood but at times, the students can be transient in and out of the district.

My hope is to provide resources I may not typically be able to provide (or afford) for my students by myself alone. It takes a village sometimes and I am willing to go the extra mile for my kiddos at any and all times! Your generosity does not go unnoticed and certainly means the world to me and my students!

My Project

The resources I have chosen will be used in the students' daily curriculum. Classroom games like Fun Express Reading Dice and Bananagrams will be used with the daily curriculum to help build math and reading foundational skills. TIME for kids will be utilized to help students gain access to current events at their instructional level to help build meaningful conversations and make connections from the world to here in our neighborhood/school. The electronic LCD drawing pads will serve as a replacement for whiteboards and students would find them super engaging! Organization materials will be used to make sure all students have a "home" for their materials in my classroom and to also help build responsibility for their items and their share in their learning. I have put a lot of thought into the items requested in order to reach all of my students at various grade levels and know the items will be put to great use! Students learn best when they are invested and engaged, which is why I also chose various games and materials to make students excited to learn!

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
2 Pack LCD Writing Tablet, KURATU 8.5 inch Electronic Drawing Pads for Kids, Portable Reusable Erasable Ewriter, Elder Message Board,Digital Handwriting Pad Doodle Board for School, Fridge or Office • Amazon Business $17.99 3 $53.97
TIME For Kids - G2 COMBO Bundle - 28 issues / Minimum of 10 subscriptions • TIME for Kids $4.50 10 $45.00
BONAOK Wireless Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone with Multi-color LED Lights, 4 in 1 Portable Handheld Home Party Karaoke Speaker Machine New Year Gift for Android/iPhone/iPad/Sony/PC (Rose Golden) • Amazon Business $32.99 1 $32.99
Junior Learning Spelligator Board Game • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Whitmor Plastic Document Boxes - Assorted Colors (Set of 5) • Amazon Business $11.49 2 $22.98
Mobi - The Numerical Tile Game in a Whale Pouch • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Educational Insights Sentence Building Dominoes • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Junior Learning 6 Comprehension Games • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Onlyeasy Set of 2 Hanging Magazine Storage - Fabric Office Supplies Storage Organizer for Classroom School Office or Home Use, 6 Pockets, 13.8" x 50.4", Beige, 7MXEZ06C2P • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Retractable Pen, 0.7mm, Ink, Pack of 14, Assorted (1951636) • Amazon Business $16.31 1 $16.31
Sharpie Electro Pop Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 24 Count • Amazon Business $15.00 1 $15.00
Junior Learning CVC Word Builders Activity Cards • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Bananagrams • Amazon Business $14.40 1 $14.40
Dowling Magnets DO-733002 Word Family Magnets, 11.25" Wide, 12.5" Length, 0.13" Height (73 Pieces) • Amazon Business $14.29 1 $14.29
5 Second Rule Junior • Amazon Business $14.10 1 $14.10
Junior Learning Roll a Sum Develop Mental Calculation and Counting Dice • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Learning Resources Reading Comprehension Cubes • Amazon Business $11.73 1 $11.73
LapGear Compact Essential Lap Desk - Fuchsia (Fits up to 13" Laptop) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Junior Learning Roll a Word Develop Spelling and Word Formation Dice • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
LapGear Compact Essential Lap Desk - Aqua Sky (Fits up to 13" Laptop) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Cardinal OneStep Printable Table of Contents Index Divider, A-Z Tabs, Multi-Color, 3 Pack (63218) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Amberetech Wooden Toys Hundred Board Montessori 1-100 Consecutive Numbers Wooden Educational Game for Kids with Storage Bag,W8.26 L8.26inches • Amazon Business $9.90 1 $9.90
Alytimes Children Counting Stick Calculation Math Educational Toy Wooden Number Cards and Counting Rods with Box • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Fun Express Reading Dice, Word Family Dice, Phonics Game • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Avery Ready Index Table of Contents Dividers, 31-Tab, Multi-Color, 1 Set (11129) • Amazon Business $4.59 1 $4.59

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