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Ms. Gibbons from Englewood NJ is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Our Whole Life Is Solving Puzzles. Erno Rubik

Help me give my students games and puzzles for a variety of experiences that encourage critical thinking, problem solving, and fine motor skills.

  • $496 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a fidgety and curious bunch of eager little learners. We come from diverse backgrounds with a variety of life experiences. Many of us receive free or reduced-price lunch, which is based on our family's low income.

We are always excited to be involved in choice-making and love to contribute to our classroom environment.

We like exploring, asking questions and using our hands to work on projects, experiment with materials, and build structures. We love figuring out how things work and creating new designs.

My Project

My kindergarteners need to be able to sort, tie, connect, and think critically! These puzzles and activity boards are going to help my students manipulate objects with their hands, solve problems, and strengthen their cognitive muscle.

In our project request, you will notice kindergarten friendly brain teasers, block puzzles that create 3D shapes, and boards that help my little learners zip, snap, tie and button.

These items will increase their visual-spatial awareness and help teach patience through trial and error, as well as develop their young minds' ability to think in unconventional ways.

The variety of puzzles listed are fun educational tools that will challenge my young scholars and increase their ability to observe, analyze, and reason. Your donation will help me be able to provide daily engaging learning experiences for my little minds.

Ms. Gibbons
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AA330X - Dressing Frames - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
PUZZLE EARLY LEARNING PUZZLES SET OF 12. • School Specialty $61.55 1 $61.55
GAME ICONNECT • School Specialty $22.43 1 $22.43
Mental Blox 360° 3-D Building Game • AKJ Education $21.89 1 $21.89
Squigztm Starter Set (24 Pieces) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $21.21 1 $21.21
TB125 - Simple Shapes Puzzle Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
JJ434 - Sort-A-Shape Activity Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
TB218 - I Can Count Puzzle Board • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
GAME RUSH HOUR JR: TRAFFIC JAM LOGIC GAME AGES 5+ • School Specialty $19.02 1 $19.02
BOARD BASIC SKILLS • School Specialty $18.95 1 $18.95
LC933 - Create-A-Burger Sequencing Stacker • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
Suspendtm Junior Game • Kaplan Early Learning Company $14.41 1 $14.41
See Saw Sorter • Kaplan Early Learning Company $13.56 1 $13.56
Sight Words Secret Codes and Puzzles (eBook) • AKJ Education $11.99 1 $11.99
Mental Blox To Go • AKJ Education $10.94 1 $10.94
Play Smart Brain Boosters 4+ • AKJ Education $5.10 1 $5.10

Materials cost

$366.00

Vendor shipping charges

$19.58

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$421.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.31

Total project goal

$495.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$495.38

9 Donors

-$466.97

Donations toward project cost

-$421.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.90

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$28.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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