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Ms. Dutton from Saint Louis MO is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

New Year, New Experiences

Help me give my students writing utensils, basic supplies, and new learning experiences!

  • $484 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a Title One school where all students receive free lunch and breakfast and come from low-income, trauma, poverty, violence/gang-violence, instability, segregation and so much more. The district has finally received accreditation yet does not provide any teacher with a box of pencils. Here we are, still persistent and hopeful.

My students are remarkable, resilient, strong-willed, and motivated.

They know that every moment of every day can benefit their day and their futures; their college-bound futures. My students are beautiful little humans that absorb everything like sponges and grow so quickly!

My Project

This year, my goal is to teach fundamental standards each week, if not daily, in a routine and hands on way. This projects allows creation of more hands-on experiences for students that are developmentally appropriate. Tactile items such as pom poms or a microscope for science exploration helps provide them new opportunities to experience items with there senses. The circle time board provides children routine for daily math and science concepts. Pre-Kindergarten is a fundamental time for humans to experience the world.

Supporting this project will also help students receive basic yearly supplies such as glue sticks and markers which are used for activities in all subjects.

Thank you in advance for your help! My students will be so excited to learn with many applicable hands-on items and basic supplies.

Ms. Dutton
Grades PreK-2
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
LC546 - Circle Time Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.50 1 $99.50
DD370X - Soft Seats - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
FA706 - My First Microscope • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 1 $21.99
Neenah Cardstock Paper, 65 lbs, 8.5" x 11" (US letter), Bright White, 250/Pack (91904) • $20.39 1 $20.39
LA416 - Classroom Carry-All Supply Caddy • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
Scholastic Literacy Resources, Magnetic Table Top Learning Easel • $19.12 1 $19.12
Learning Resources Pet Counters, 72/Set • $18.35 1 $18.35
GE 6-Outlet Power Strip, 2' Cord, White, 2/Pack • $18.35 1 $18.35
TT505Z - Lakeshore Glue Stick - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.99 3 $14.97
LL133 - Best-Buy Washable Fine-Tip Markers - Student Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.49 4 $13.96
FF534 - Tissue Paper Squares • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 1 $12.99
Reusable Dry Erase Pockets, Neon, 2 each of 5 colors • $12.32 1 $12.32
LA797 - Best-Buy Colored Pencils Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.99 4 $11.96
Trend Fun-To-Know Early Childhood Puzzles, What Comes Next • $11.30 1 $11.30
LA493 - Peel & Stick Pom-Poms - Set of 250 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 1 $9.99
Teacher Created Resources Small Sand Timers Combo Pack, 4/Pack • $5.77 1 $5.77
Learning Advantage Subitizing Dice, Set of 6, 3 red/3 blue (CTU7399) • $4.24 1 $4.24

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