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Mrs. Hurn from Kalamazoo MI is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Puppeteers in Training!

Help me give my students the Tabletop Puppet Theater, the Occupation Puppets and the Puppet Stand.

  • $271 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a preschool class in Michigan. We serve low-income and at-risk children and their families. We provide them with high-quality health and educational programs. We are an all-day preschool, that is free to our families. We partner with organizations in our community to help connect our families with the support that they may need to become stronger and independent family.

We are a preschool that comes together as one, but with many differences.

We have families that speak English as a second language, and the students are learning English in the classroom from their teachers and peers. We have students with disabilities receiving support through our program.

We are teaching students how to be kind to one another and to be able to express their needs and wants. We are a classroom with big smiles and big hugs.

My Project

My students love sharing their thoughts with their peers and myself. The Puppets and Puppet Theater will allow for my students to take their love of sharing story-telling to another level.

These puppets will allow the students to express themselves in a new and exciting way!

My students will also use these materials to explore their increasing vocabulary! It will allow them to work with their peers, and learn to use their words to share their space and ideas with one another. I cannot wait to see what my students will act out given these tools!

Your generous donation to our project will improve our Pre-K classroom by helping to build our classroom community’s of sharing and communicating with one another.

Mrs. Hurn
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 15 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Occupation Puppets (Set of 8) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $107.96 1 $107.96
Tabletop Puppet Theater • Kaplan Early Learning Company $53.96 1 $53.96
Puppet Stand • Kaplan Early Learning Company $17.96 1 $17.96
WT365 - Large Lakeshore Tuff Tote (17 1⁄4"l x 13 3⁄4"w x 8"h) • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99

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