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Mrs. Fagnano from Germantown MD is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Phonetics Sound Manipulatives

Help me give my students the opportunities to practice their phonetics skills. The alphabet sound tubs would be very useful for real life materials with each beginning sounds. The Beanbag chair would be great for their reading center.

  • $515 goal

This project expired on June 20, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is very diverse and most students come from a low socioeconomic background. My students need the opportunity to use their imaginations, while they are with their peers. My students are kindergartens with a lot more to learn and these are some of their first experiences with school. The students are enthusiastic and ready to start a brand new year in kindergarten and I would like them to be able to enjoy their experience while they are in my classroom.

My Project

Please help my students have opportunities to practice their phonetics skills. The alphabet sound tubs would be very useful for real life materials with each beginning sounds. This will be great to teach the students the letter sounds. They would be able to touch objects and it would be helpful for my students learning a second language to see items that would be familiar to them.

The Beanbag chair would be great for their reading center.

They currently have small rocking chairs that tip over to easy and are uncomfortable. I would like to make my reading center more comfortable and inviting for the students.

Mrs. Fagnano
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC232BU - Little Beanbag Seat - Blue (26") • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 3 $179.97
LC856 - Alphabet Sounds Teaching Tubs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
LA627 - Teaching Tubs Storage Rack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99

Materials cost

$378.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$22.74

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$437.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.18

Total project goal

$514.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$514.56

7 Donors

-$415.99

Donations toward project cost

-$353.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$62.39

match offer

-$98.57

Match offer toward project cost

-$83.78

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.79

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$0.00

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