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Ms. John from Dallas TX is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Pre-K Home and Living Center

My students need play pots, pans, dishes and food for the home and living centers.

  • $381 goal

This project expired on January 17, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember playing in the Home and Living Center as a child? We have added three new classes but we have no materials for them. Each of us has had to divide the few things that we had. Basically, the cupboards are bare in the Home and Living Center. Please help!

Our school is an inner-city school in a large urban area.

Our school has four full day pre-kindergarten classes. All of these children come from economical disadvantaged homes and over 50% come from homes where English is not spoken. Our children speak Spanish, Kirin, Nepalese and other languages. For 95% of the children, pre-kindergarten will be their first experience away from home.

My Project

I am asking for materials for the Home and Living Centers. These include: plastic pots and pans, plastic play food, and plastic dishes (plates, cups, forks, knifes, spoons, a coffee pot and a tea pot.) Right now the children only have a very few items to play with in this center.

The Home and Living Center is one of the favorite centers in the Pre-Kindergarten classroom.

Right now we have a few items in this center because we have had to take the resources from one center and divide them between four teachers. A lot of language development and positive social engagement occurs in the Home and Living Center. Please help!

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

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This project will reach 88 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF304 - Toddler-Safe Food Basket • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
TS126 - Tea Party Playset • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 2 $49.90
LM365 - Best-Buy Play Food Assortment • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 2 $79.90
LDA177 - Extra Dishes - Service for 12 • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
LA427 - Best-Buy Kitchen Playset • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
HH642 - Indestructible Pots & Pans Playset • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 2 $49.90

Materials cost

$284.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$323.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$57.14

Total project goal

$380.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$380.96

1 Donor

-$380.96

Donations toward project cost

-$323.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.14

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$0.00

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