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Mrs. Heimann from Indianapolis IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Storytelling Puppets for Kindergarten!

My students need storytelling puppets to bring three of our favorite stories to life!

  • $166 goal

This project expired on January 9, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a group of emerging readers looking for interactive puppets to bring our favorite stories to life!

I teach a fantastic group of kindergartners who are excited about reading!

My kindergartners also LOVE puppets! I have a little alien puppet that reviews their sight words with them and they grin and giggle the whole time. During our literacy choice time, several of my students like to use our puppets to tell each other imaginative stories. My students are enthusiastic about learning and happy to come to school each day. It is a pleasure to teach such a great group!

My Project

I am requesting 3 puppet sets from some of our favorite stories. We will have puppets from Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Three Billy Goats Gruff, and The Three Little Pigs. We will be able to use these puppets during read alouds to build interest and engagement. The students can use them independently to practice retelling the story. Interactive storytelling kits are great fun for kindergartners!

In kindergarten we are building reading skills and strategies that will help students throughout their academic careers.

I will use these materials to increase comprehension and help my students make connections and relate to the characters. These materials will also make reading fun and engaging for my amazing students!

Mrs. Heimann
Grades PreK-2
  • Andrew Academy Charter School
  • Indianapolis, IN
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 26 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG165X - Let’s Talk! Storytelling Puppets - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning $109.00 1 $109.00

Materials cost

$109.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$140.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.82

Total project goal

$165.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$165.46

3 Donors

-$82.38

Donations toward project cost

-$70.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.06

match offer

-$82.73

Match offer toward project cost

-$70.32

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.41

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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