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Mrs. Frederick from Houston TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Revamping Our Classroom Library!

My students need new library activities to help continue their learning by being able to touch, feel and play with dolls, story puppets and story telling activities.

  • $480 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from all over the world. Our students come from India, Turkey, Pakistan, Japan, and Mexico just to name a few so most are ESL. Our school is Title 1 so most likely our students come from low-income families. I absolutely love how each one of them is very unique in their own beautiful way. As soon as they walk through my door, I make sure they feel loved and cared for every single day no matter where they come from or how their day is going.

Be kind to one another is my motto in my classroom so we start the year off learning how to be kind to everyone and accept everyone for who they are.

We also begin to learn respect for ourselves, friends and our things and how to take responsibility for our actions and caring for our things.

My Project

I am asking for books, puppets and storytelling activities for our classroom library. I want to make our classroom library a fun place where my students can read books, retell stories and use their imagination to create their own stories.

Retelling a story is a skill pre-readers need to practice in order to gain experience with later reading comprehension.

Children can listen to a story and recall the characters, what the characters say, and details about the plot. So, once we've done it together as a group they can be excited to visit our classroom library and do it on their own.

Items like puppets help give my kids a voice and build confidence within themselves and with their classmates to talk to one another and participate in group activities.

Thank you for taking the time to read this and if you are helping us out, thank you for supporting our classroom.

Mrs. Magan Frederick

Mrs. Frederick
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cre8tive Minds HK7188 ABC Animal Hand Puppets, Grade kindergarten to 3 • Amazon Business $105.21 1 $105.21
Marvel Education Company MTC-319 Multi-Ethnic Career Puppets For Kids • Amazon Business $79.99 1 $79.99
DD965X - Lakeshore Pose & Play Families - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
Dragon Drew Wooden Dollhouse Furniture Bundle: Including 1 Living Room Set, 1 Bedroom Set & 1 Kitchen and Dining Room Set - Colorful Dollhouse Accessories Set - by (27 PCS) • Amazon Business $44.99 1 $44.99
RR543 - The Rainbow Fish Storytelling Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
RR534 - Go Away, Big Green Monster! Storytelling Puppet Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
The Rainbow Fish • Amazon Business $13.79 1 $13.79
Go Away, Big Green Monster! • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98

Materials cost

$371.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$407.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.91

Total project goal

$479.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$479.42

4 Donors

-$272.00

Donations toward project cost

-$260.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

match offer

-$172.66

Match offer toward project cost

-$146.76

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.90

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$34.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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