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Ms. Chassagnoux from Danbury CT is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Promoting Positive Peer Interactions

Help me give my students cooperative games to help them develop healthy social behaviors with peers.

  • $270 goal

This project expired on July 17, 2019.

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My Students

My students come from diverse backgrounds. Our school often has the greatest ethnic diversity of all the schools in the state. The majority of them receive free or reduced-price lunch. Our school encourages project-based learning, especially those activities that promote the development of 21st-century skills.

Like most kids, my students thrive in a learning environment in which they are actively engaged and challenged.

Our school encourages technology-based learning which typically prepares students for high demand professions but also has a side effect of increased screen and seat time. I like incorporating technology activities but also want to keep my classes physically active and provide supportive learning environments.

My Project

Play is important for middle school aged students because it helps them to develop social and emotional well-being. My teaching techniques focus on creating a positive learning environment in which students can build confidence and reach their potential. I feel that my rapport with students allows for their social and emotional growth.

I would like to create more opportunities during which students can model and develop positive peer interactions.

I would like to have more board games in class like Telestrations, Totika Self Esteem Game, Boggle, and Spot It. These games will create opportunities for students to have "play time" and develop cooperative behaviors. I want students to feel as supported by their peers as they do by their teachers.

Ms. Chassagnoux
Grades 6-8
Half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 100 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
USAopoly Telestrations Party Pack 12 Player Party Game | #1 Party Game for All Ages | Play with Your Friends and Family | The Fun Game Telestrations with 600 New Phrases to Sketch • Amazon Business $39.79 2 $79.58
Spot It 2-Pack! • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
Open Spaces Totika Self Esteem Game With 48 Question Card Deck - A Game of Fun, Skill and Communication • Amazon Business $29.95 1 $29.95
Winning Moves Games Super Big Boggle • Amazon Business $17.19 1 $17.19
Bicycle Playing Card 4-pack - Standard Index • Amazon Business $9.47 1 $9.47

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