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Ms. Reyes from San Rafael CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Patterns in the Sky!

Help me give my students materials to help us learn about patterns in the sky and a Teachers Pay Teachers gift card!

  • $549 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a group of amazingly smart and inquisitive first graders!

In first grade, students learn the foundational skills they need to help them be successful throughout their educational careers.

We have a diverse community of students with a high number of English Language Learners.

As is true for schools in many California districts, our school is facing budget cuts which are making it difficult to provide these students with the supplemental supplies they deserve. Any donation will truly change this classroom and provide a deep and enriching school experience.

My Project

In first grade, we explore the objects that we find in the sky and try to identify patterns that we observe. Help us get supplies to make our learning more hands-on and engaging.

I am requesting a light projector, star stickers, pipe cleaners, and other supplies to make projects that represent what we can see in the sky.

The students learn best when they are doing and I am hoping that this project will make lifelong connections. The space light projector we will use during our silent reading time to make it feel like we are in the stars.

Ms. Reyes
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 80 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
$100 Gift Card for Educational Resources on Teachers Pay Teachers • Teachers Pay Teachers $100.00 2 $200.00
Crayola Oil Pastels, School Supplies, Kids Indoor Activities At Home, 28 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $5.31 15 $79.65
BlissLights Sky Lite - LED Laser Star Projector, Galaxy Lighting, Nebula Lamp for Gaming Room, Home Theater, Bedroom Night Light, or Mood Ambiance (Green Stars) • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
Kenkio 1080 Counts Small Gold Foil Star Stickers for Kids Reward, 0.5" Diameter Gold Stars • Amazon Business $6.95 4 $27.80
Fadeless Bulletin Board Art Paper, Wispy Clouds, 48" x 50', 1 Roll • Amazon Business $24.06 1 $24.06
Caydo 400 Pieces Black Pipe Cleaners Chenille Stems for DIY Art Craft Decorations, 6mm x 12inch • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
The Beadery 6 by 9mm Barrel Pony Bead, Yellow, 900-Pieces • Amazon Business $7.28 2 $14.56

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