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Ms. Kjoberg from Hermantown MN is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Playing Is How We Learn in Kindergarten!

My students need theme-based activities to play and create with!

  • $468 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 25 Kindergartners are the reason I love going to work every day. They are inquisitive, caring, and hard working. They come in ready to learn, not only academics but valuable lifelong social skills.

My students engage in many activities throughout the day in my classroom.

My students seem to learn best when we are doing theme-based learning that integrates play and hands-on learning. Each student learns best in different ways, so having a range of stations and materials in my room helps me meet all my students' needs.

My Project

My Kindergarten class needs more play and art based materials to help us create, work together, and learn in our kindergarten classroom. We need eggs for our sensory table to practice matching, trees to learn about the parts in the fall, and dot markers to practice our letters.

These materials will bring lots of learning opportunities into our classroom!

We will be creating with Kwikstixs and dot markers, listening to our Me Readers with partners, and building sight words with the letter blocks. These materials will help the five and six-year-olds in my room engage in play-based learning!

Ms. Kjoberg
Grades PreK-2

This project will reach 25 students.

141 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Encyclopedia Britannica Kids Me Reader Library)-PI Kids (Encyclopedia Britannica) (Encyclopaedia Britannica) • Amazon Business $26.98 2 $53.96
(2-PK) Fun Color My Bath Changing Tablets • Amazon Business $22.00 1 $22.00
Thornton's Office Supplies Reusable Dry Erase Pockets, 9 x 12 Inches, Assorted Colors, 30 Pockets per Pack (61370) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Pencil Grip Kwikstix Solid Tempera Paint 24ct, Super Quick Drying, 12 Classic, 6 Neon, 6 Metallix Colors (TPG-604) • Amazon Business $18.90 1 $18.90
Write and Wipe Counting (Scholastic Early Learners) • Amazon Business $5.84 3 $17.52
Crayola Ultra-Clean Fine Line Markers, Washable, 40 Count • Amazon Business $17.12 1 $17.12
BOLEY (24-Piece) Educational Bath Tub Tropical Fish Toy for Toddlers - Color Fish Toy with Colors Labeled - Educational Baby Bath Toy to Help Toddlers Learn About Colors - Great Educational Toy! • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Do A Dot Art! Markers Brilliant Washable 6 pack, The Original Dot Marker • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Do A Dot Art! Markers 6-Pack Rainbow Washable Paint Markers, The Original Dot Marker • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Tinksky Wooden Balancing Cactus Toy Removable Building Blocks - Multicolor • Amazon Business $15.79 1 $15.79
Vidatoy Special Edition 324 Pcs Pegboard Mushroom Nails Jigsaw Peg Puzzle Game With Numbers and Letters Nails (Random Colors) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
EMIDO 40 Pieces Jumbo Nuts Bolts Toy, STEM Toy, Kids Educational Enlightenment Toys, Occupational Therapy Autism,Safe Material for Kids - Matching Fine Motor Toy for Toddlers Preschoolers • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Color Matching Egg Set - Toddler Toys - Educational Color & Number Recognition Skills Learning Toy - Easter Eggs • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
My Rainbow Fish Jigsaw Puzzle • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
VIAHART Brain Flakes 500 Piece Interlocking Plastic Disc Set | A Creative and Educational Alternative to Building Blocks | Tested for Children's Safety | A Great STEM Toy for Both Boys and Girls! • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Jumbo Nuts & Bolts 32 pcs Sets - Stem Toys for Boys & Girls - Educational Toy for Baby & Toddler & 1 2 3 Year Olds Kids - Learning Colors & Shapes - Improving Matching & Motor Skills • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
Sax Non-Toxic Giant Tempera Paint Cakes with Tray - 2 1/4 x 3/4 inch - Set of 9 - Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $11.76 1 $11.76
Guided Science Readers Parent Pack: Level A: 16 Fun Nonfiction Books That Are Just Right for New Readers • Amazon Business $11.68 1 $11.68
Write and Wipe Flashcards: 123 (Scholastic Early Learners) • Amazon Business $2.81 3 $8.43
Matching Shapes and Colors Eggs, Educational Game Toy, Enhance Motor Skills, Age 3+, A total of 12 Eggs • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Crayola Silly Scents 12 Ct Washable Scented Markers • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Do A Dot Art! Play and Learn Creative Activity and Coloring Book. Great For Learning Numbers, Letters and Shapes. Preschool Kindergarten Teacher Activities • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Sanford 1905313 Mr. Sketch Scented Stix Markers, Fine Tip, Assorted Colors, 10-Count • Amazon Business $5.47 1 $5.47
Big Foam Playing Dice (12 Pack)(Discontinued by manufacturer) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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