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Ms. McCulley from Lake City TN is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Please Help My Kindergarten Class! I'm A First Year Teacher!

My students need educational manipulative games to enhance their kindergarten experience. They need 3 puzzles, sorting cubes, 2 lacing activities, and Fiddlestix.

  • $192 goal

This project expired on January 9, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a first year kindergarten teacher. I was just hired on Friday and class began on Monday. My students only deserve the best and financially I cannot go out and buy them everything I want to and that they need.

My students are little kindergarten angels from a very small town.

They attend a lovely little school that is well on the level of low income. They are precious and they need help. All of my students have a lot of potential and I want to give them all the luxuries of a fully stocked room.

My Project

My students need educational manipulative games to enhance their kindergarten experience. They need 3 puzzles, sorting cubes, 2 lacing activities, and Fiddlestix. The items that I requested will be used for center time. During the center time the students are not just playing they are learning while playing which makes learning an even more enjoyable experience. Everything I put on my list will help my students learn fine motor skills that are necessary for every day living. This is one of the most important skills that children learn.

This project is important to me because I believe that kindergarten is such a very important grade.

It is the foundation of how a child will respond to school. I want my classroom to be as well stocked as a teacher who has been teaching for many years. I cannot provide that by myself on my teaching salary. That is why I am begging kind people who are willing to donate to help my precious class. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE help us out. Thank you so much for your time.

Ms. McCulley
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Shape Sorting Cube----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $14.99 1 $14.99
Lacing Button----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $19.95 1 $19.95
Lacing Cheese----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $21.95 1 $21.95
ALPHABET TRAIN FLOOR PUZZLE ----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $10.08 1 $10.08
UNDER THE SEA FLOOR PUZZLE----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $10.12 1 $10.12
RAIN FOREST FLOOR PUZZLE----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $15.29 1 $15.29
Fabulous Fiddlestix - 68 Piece Set----*Comments* • Teacher's School Supply Inc. $21.21 1 $21.21

Materials cost

$113.59

Vendor shipping charges

$12.49

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$162.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.73

Total project goal

$191.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$191.51

2 Donors

-$191.51

Donations toward project cost

-$162.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.73

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$0.00

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