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Ms. Davila from Austin TX is requesting art supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Playdough Fun Learning for 1st Grade!

Help me give my students Playdough to help them practice making letters and words.

  • $167 goal

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My Students

Our students attend an urban public school with over 730 children. Ninety-six percent receive free or reduced-price lunch. My students come from diverse backgrounds, but when we are in the classroom, we work together as one. They are very eager to learn, and they deserve the best of the best!

My students are happy, motivated, kind, and energetic!

They are wonderful, kind, and sweet children. Despite the challenges my students face, they come from homes that support them and want to help them succeed. Some of my students are struggling with reading and simply need some extra resources to help them learn.

My Project

In 1st grade, students continuing to develop fine motor skills is very important. Playdough activities are an excellent opportunity for children to gain these skills, along with a creative outlet for play. This donation will give us the ability to have playdough building time. It will help me teach our children how to recognize and make letters for their name, vocabulary words, or alphabet. It will also teach them to use their imagination to create stories. 1st graders are very curious and love to build and create with playdough. This will facilitate many fun learning activities with students in my classroom. Thank you for supporting these truly amazing children!

Ms. Davila
Grades PreK-2

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
AX20 - Lakeshore Dough - Set 1 - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
LA371 - Classroom Clay Dough Designer Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99

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