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Mrs. Planavsky from Sarver PA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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My students need fun and exciting prizes for their classroom treasure chest to encourage and promote positive behavior and participation.

  • $171 goal

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My Students

Our elementary school is located in the southeastern part of Butler County, Pennsylvania. Our town has grown a lot during the past 20 years. Starting with farms, a few restaurants, a grocery store, and a couple of gas stations, it is continuing to grow each day.

My classroom is also growing each and every day.

I teach 46 students with different ways of reaching their full potential. Each of my students needs certain adaptations to learn. Some students need privacy or silence in order to concentrate, while others may need to “fidget” in their seats. Scheduled breaks are needed for some of my students as well. Other students learn best with technology or movement.

Aside from being so very unique and different, my students all have one thing in common: the desire to do their best. Possessing the tools necessary for their individual success is all that is needed.

My Project

Positive reinforcement in the classroom has shown to be very effective throughout the last five years. Students are more encouraged to follow class rules and participate when they are recognized.

Exciting prizes promote positive behavior and hard work in our classroom!

The more of a focus on positive behavior, the more likely my students will enhance those behaviors. We use the treasure chest of prizes when students win a game, participate a lot, answer a challenging question or show a great deal of respect to others. Helping others is also encouraged and rewarded, especially when I do not have to ask a student to do so. These prizes will enable students to feel proud and rewarded. Some prizes are: Bouncy balls, stampers and more.

Mrs. Planavsky
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 48 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Jumbo Party Favors Pack of Exciting Toys, Prizes and small games beloved by Kids. Great for Party Giveaways, School Classroom Rewards and Carnival Events (Made and EXCLUSIVELY sold by SMART NOVELTY) • Amazon Business $34.98 1 $34.98
100 Pieces Assorted Stamps for Kids Self-ink Stamps (50 DIFFERENT Designs, Plastic Stamps, Emoji Stampers, Dinosaur Stampers, Zoo Safari Stampers) for Party Favor, School Prizes, Teacher Stamps • Amazon Business $15.95 1 $15.95
Mini Putty With Glitter – Container 1 1/4" - 48 Pack Assorted Colors - For Kids Boys And Girls, Party Favor, Fun, Toy, Novelty, Gift, Prize – By Kidsco • Amazon Business $14.39 1 $14.39
Wikki Stix Party Favor Pak, Pack of 15 Molding & Sculpting Sticks • Amazon Business $9.54 1 $9.54
Oalas Glow In The Dark Bouncing Balls 4 Dozen Balls • Amazon Business $8.69 1 $8.69
Mini Color 3x3 Cube Puzzle Game Toy for Party Favors (6 Pack) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Fun Express Mini Marbleized Party Poppers (144 Piece) • Amazon Business $7.64 1 $7.64
Fun Express Transparent Glitter Stacking Point Crayons (Pack of 12) - Stationery and Crayons Toy • Amazon Business $7.40 1 $7.40
Vinyl Glitter Mini Sticky Hands Toys for Children Party Favors, Birthdays - 1 1/4" (72 Count) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

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