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Ms. McKeich from Palm Beach Gardens FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Oceans Alive!

My students need supplies to help transform our room into an ocean/pirate learning experience. WE need books, mini accents and more.

  • $495 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a very eager group of kindergarteners! They love to learn about anything and everything. Right now, they are learning to grow their love of reading and writing and how the two things work together.

They are all at a very wide range of reading skills.

They enjoy to sit in class and read books, as well as use technology to enhance their learning. They are all very caring children, helping each other out as much as they can.

My Project

My project will transform our classroom into a hands-on ocean learning experience. The children will be immersed in a world of learning, including math and reading activities. There will be lots of ocean books, decor galore, as well as a mix of pirates to make arrrr (our) learning more fun.

Kindergarten is the best place to start the love of learning, and who wouldn't love to be a part of a pirate loving ocean room!

They will use the supplies requested throughout the year to add to the already fun-filled, enriching kindergarten curriculum. What a great way to start a year off!

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

This project will reach 18 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
CALOVER Jellyfish Lamp electric jellyfish tank Aquarium-color Changing mood lamp for home decoration magic lamp for gift • Amazon Business $17.89 2 $35.78
LL602 - Sea Life Science Viewer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 2 $33.98
PAPER FADELESS UNDER THE SEA 48X50' RL • School Specialty $16.75 2 $33.50
Learning Resources Dive Into Shapes! A "Sea"And Build Geometry Set • Staples Advantage $30.49 1 $30.49
LM985 - Ocean Animal Counters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
All About Oceans • AKJ Education $16.05 1 $16.05
TREND enterprises, Inc. Sea Buddies Calendar Bulletin Board Set • Amazon Business $15.70 1 $15.70
Sea Buddies 0-120 Bulletin Board Set • Staples Advantage $13.99 1 $13.99
Sea Buddies Welcome Bulletin Board Set • Staples Advantage $13.29 1 $13.29
Melissa & Doug Pirate Adventure Jigsaw Puzzle - 48 Pieces • Staples Advantage $13.19 1 $13.19
Woodstock Solo Silver Zenergy Chime- Eastern Energies Collection • Amazon Business $12.74 1 $12.74
Teacher Created Resources (8895) Nautical Sea Life Accents • Amazon Business $11.46 1 $11.46
Ocean Bulletin Board Set • Staples Advantage $11.19 1 $11.19
Pirates Bulletin Board Set • Staples Advantage $10.19 1 $10.19
TREND enterprises, Inc. Sea Buddies Desk Toppers Name Plates Var. Pk., 32 ct • Amazon Business $8.30 1 $8.30
National Geographic Readers: Ocean Animals Collection • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Trend Stinky Stickers, Large Round, Sea Animals Scented Blueberry • Staples Advantage $7.19 1 $7.19
The Abcs of Oceans • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Explore Earth's Five Oceans • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Water Habitats • AKJ Education $6.53 1 $6.53
Welcome Sea Buddies Quotable Expressions Banner - 5' • Staples Advantage $5.99 1 $5.99
Sharks • AKJ Education $5.83 1 $5.83
Whales Killer Whales Blue Whales and More • AKJ Education $5.80 1 $5.80
TREND enterprises, Inc. Sea Buddies Classic Accents Variety Pack, 36 ct • Amazon Business $5.49 1 $5.49
Oceans • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Oceans • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
Look, a Starfish! • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10
All About Oceans • AKJ Education $5.07 1 $5.07
Save the Oceans • AKJ Education $5.07 1 $5.07
Scotch Colored Duct Tape, Sea Blue • Staples Advantage $4.99 1 $4.99
Trend Enterprises Sea Buddies 3" Mini Accents Variety Pack • Staples Advantage $4.19 1 $4.19
National Geographic Readers: Sea Turtles • AKJ Education $3.59 1 $3.59

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