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Ms. Adderson from Medford OR is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Puzzles, Puzzles, Puzzles!!

My students need new and bigger puzzles to help their hand-eye coordination, and fine motor skills.

  • $576 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I am a kindergarten teacher at a Title l school, with all of our students coming from many different backgrounds. When each student comes to school they receive free breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day. In my classroom, there are 12 students who receive English Language services on a daily basis, three students who receive speech services, and one student who gets sensory breaks each day. Although these things may make it more difficult to learn, my students come in every day ready to learn with a great attitude and so much love.

My Project

My students love doing puzzles, and they are an important educational learning tool for young children as they provide many skills and mental learning benefits and opportunities. Puzzles provide opportunities for students to work on problem solving, fine motor skills, and hand-eye coordination. These are all critical in the development of young children. Puzzles also help my students with social skill, as they are usually doing them with another student.

I have chosen some large floor puzzles which the students love because they get to work together and they feel very accomplished and proud when they are finished.

I have also added some writing tablets, so they are able to work on their writing in a new and fun way.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Boogie Board Original 8.5-Inch LCD eWriter Tablet, Black & Boogie Board Sleeve, Black (JSG310001) Bundle • Amazon Business $39.99 10 $399.90
SEASONS FLOOR PUZZLE • Amazon Business $20.84 1 $20.84
Melissa & Doug USA Map Floor Puzzle (51 pcs, 2 x 3 feet) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Melissa & Doug Solar System Floor Puzzle (48 pcs, 2 x 3 feet) • Amazon Business $12.59 1 $12.59
Fun-to-Know® Puzzles: Uppercase & Lowercase Alphabet • Amazon Business $6.20 1 $6.20

Materials cost

$452.52

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.79

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$489.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$86.35

Total project goal

$575.66

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$575.66

4 Donors

-$575.66

Donations toward project cost

-$489.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$86.35

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$0.00

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