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Mr. Parascandolo from Brooklyn NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading and Writing in a Group

Help me give my students the ability to boost their reading and writing skills.

  • $1,033 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing, creative and full of passion. They absolutely love hands-on, active, and engaging activities! They come to school each day ready to learn and try new things.

Students in my class are inquisitive, compassionate, and creative.

They learn best when comfortable and in a comfortable environment. When using flexible seating, they take brave chances in order to grow both personally and academically. They are amazing!

Each child in my classroom absolutely loves learning. In our classroom, we incorporate a variety of learning strategies, group work, and alternative seating and learning options to ensure that each student's needs are met, right where they are! They are truly an incredible group, and I am so lucky and thankful to have a group of learners that are excited and ready to learn each year!

My Project

These materials will help boost my students reading and writing skills. It will also help dress the room to make it a work friendly environment. A lot of my students struggle with both reading and writing and some times get down on themselves. When I started making the room a little more work friendly last year, I noticed a change in how the students both worked and acted. My students work best when in a group and the reading and writing kits would allow me to work in groups with the students. Essentially, we need materials that will be beneficial and the same for the students in the group. When working together it gives the students confidence and with confidence, success is the end goal.

Mr. Parascandolo
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG795X - Finding Evidence Comprehension Kits - Gr. 2-3 - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $259.00 1 $259.00
RR795X - Reading & Writing Skills Folder Game Libraries - Gr. 2-3 - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
LC465X - High-Interest Intervention Reading Folders - Gr. 2-3 - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $139.00 1 $139.00
TT794X - Store-It-All Rotating Caddies - Set of 4 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $71.99 1 $71.99
JJ877 - Turn-In-Your-Work Organizer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
SHY33612 - Be Your Best! Motivational Border • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 10 $39.90
PP589 - Magnetic Write & Wipe Organization Charts • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
FF359 - The Writing Process Student Folder - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 1 $21.99
LC442 - Can Do! Reading Informational Text Game - Gr. 3-4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
FF358 - The Writing Process Student Folder • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.49 3 $7.47
SCT0608 - Close Reading Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.19 1 $7.19
SCT6952 - Painted Palette Behavior Management Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.19 1 $7.19
STD5183 - The Writing Process Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.39 1 $6.39
SCD110360 - Up & Away Growth Mindset Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.39 1 $6.39
SCD110109 - Good Manners Matter! Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.39 1 $6.39
SEK847771 - Sharp Bunch Birthday Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.39 1 $6.39
SSP810511 - Classroom Expectations Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.59 1 $5.59
SSP812786 - Tape It Up! Word Wall Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.59 1 $5.59
SSP546916 - Good Character Word-Burst Bulletin Board Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $5.59 1 $5.59

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