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Mrs. Beltz from Philadelphia PA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading for ALL!!!!!

Help me give my students new, colorful reading bags to organize their books, the pocket charts, and holder to keep their centers organized.

  • $350 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am the teacher of a wonderful, urban, first grade inclusion classroom. My class consists of Deaf and hard-of-hearing students as well as regular education students. Having diversity in my classroom has been a wonderful way to introduce children to the many different ways of communicating with others. In addition, it promotes tolerance and acceptance. A key component of having a diverse classroom is organization. Organization helps my students stay on task and encourages order and structure. I have found that students are more engaged and motivated to learn when content is presented in an organized fashion.

My Project

By donating to my project you will help students develop reading stills that are essential for success in first grade. Students will be able to have at least 5 books on their reading and interest level in their desk at all times.

Students learn at different rates, not all students progress at the same level, having their own Bag-of-Books will encourage success and confidence.

Children will always be able to read independently or with a partner.

The pocket charts are essential for reminding the student when to Read to Self, Read to Partner, or Read with Teacher. Together these small purchases will help improve the reading for a very diverse first grade classroom.

Mrs. Beltz
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP116 - Sort & Store Book Totes - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 8 $159.92
LA964 - Adjustable Pocket Chart Stand • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LK297RD - Heavy-Duty Pocket Chart - Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $22.99 1 $22.99
LK297GR - Heavy-Duty Pocket Chart - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $22.99 1 $22.99
RA415 - Extra Chart Stand Rings - Set of 5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$262.88

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$296.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.38

Total project goal

$349.20

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$349.20

14 Donors

-$304.20

Donations toward project cost

-$258.57

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.63

match offer

-$45.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$38.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.75

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$0.00

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