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Ms. Duong from San Jose CA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Rewards for Remarkable Students

Help me give my students motivational prizes such as sticky hands, sequin keychains and pull back cars.

  • $227 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a Title I school in the Bay Area. A majority of my students are first-generation Americans with hardworking immigrant parents. Seventy percent of the students at my school are receiving free or reduced-price lunch.

My students are hardworking and enthusiastic learners.

They are easily motivated and enjoy attending school every day. They are always excited to try and learn new concepts. My students inspire me every day to be a better teacher. I could not ask for a better group of students.

My Project

Every day I go to work and I am amazed and in awe of the progress my Kindergarten students have made in just a short period of time. They are simply remarkable. Many enter the beginning of the school year without knowing how to grip a pencil much less write their name. Now they can write their name and are beginning to read and write simple sentences. I am requesting prizes such as sticky hands, sequin keychains and pull back vehicles to help reward my students for their hard work. My students will start guided reading soon. I would like to motivate my students to read by using a book chart. Students will get to earn a prize for every five books they read.

Every week, students are also given raffle tickets when they are caught being safe, responsible and respectful.

Students are encouraged to get as many tickets as possible. On Fridays, I pick five tickets, and these students get to choose a prize from the prize box. Your donation will help acknowledge and celebrate all of their hard work throughout the school year.

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

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Pull Back Vehicles,30 Pack Friction Powered Pull Back Car Toys, Vehicles and Racing cars Mini Car Toy For Kids Toddlers Boys,Pull Back and Go Car Toy.. • Amazon Business $7.59 2 $15.18
Jumping Emoji Popper Spring Launchers Toys - Cute Bouncy Party Favors for Kids - Unique Stress Relief Squishy Mini Toys - Party Supplies and Goodie Bag Fillers - 24 Figurines in a Beautiful Display Box - Stocking Stuffers • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Danirora Mermaid Keychains for Kids, [30 Pack]Mermaid Party Favors for Kids Birthday Party Supplies Goodie Bag Fillers Bulk Sequin Keychains • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
30 Pieces Sequin Keychains Colorful Flip Sequins Keychains with Unicorn Mermaid Tail Butterfly Flamingo Star Shape for Keys Handbags Decoration Party Favor • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
CSPRING 48 PCS Assorted Stretchy Sticky Lizards Toys Best Gift Children Party Favors Birthdays • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Fun Express Mini Clear Glitter Putty - Fun Birthday Party Favors for Kids (4 Dozen) • Amazon Business $11.45 1 $11.45
Rhode Island Novelty 2" Rubber Water Squirting Unicorns | Pack of 24 • Amazon Business $11.35 1 $11.35
32-Piece 8 Colors Mini Bubble Wands Assortment Party Favors Toys for Kids Child, Christmas Celebration,Thanksgiving New Year, Themed Birthday,Wedding, Bath Time,Summer Outdoor Gifts for Girls Boys • Amazon Business $10.95 1 $10.95
36 Pack Pull Back Car Set of Toy Cars Party Favor for Boys Mini Toy Cars Set for Kids Toddlers Birthday Play Plastic Vehicle Set (Random Color) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Stretchy Smiley Man (36 Pack) Assorted Fun Colors, A Sticky, Bendable, Stretchable, Slimy, Gooey Texture, Toy For Stress And Anxiety Relief, Great Party Favor • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Fun Express - Sticky Mustaches (6dz) - Toys - Value Toys - Sticky & Stretch Toys - 72 Pieces • Amazon Business $9.24 1 $9.24
24-Pack of 10 Emoji Face Paper Folding Fans! Great Kids Party Favor! Variety of Colors and Styles! by M & M Products Online • Amazon Business $8.97 1 $8.97
Himeeu 40 Pcs Pull Back Vehicles Mini Car Toys Friction Powered Racing Cars for Preschool Toddlers Boys & Girls Birthday Party Favors for Kids Gifts • Amazon Business $8.59 1 $8.59

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