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Mrs. Murray from Waterford MI is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Help me give my students enticing incentives they can buy with their "money"!

  • $255 goal

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My Students

I teach second grade in a school that is approximately sixty-five percent Title 1. Over half of our students come from economically disadvantaged homes. We have a diverse group of students, including African Americans, Asians, and Hispanic students. My students come with a variety of needs and reading levels.

These children come to school each day ready to learn and with smiles of their faces.

They are excited to read and love having the chance to choose books in our classroom library. They love new books, any opportunity to read, and to share their thoughts.

My Project

In our second grade classrooms we use money to help encourage being respectful and responsible to adults and their classmates. They can earn money for being on task, remembering to bring their folders back each day, showing kindness to each other, and helping to keep our learning environment clean . . . just to name a few. In addition, we are learning how our monetary system works, and how to accurately identify and count money.

Making the right choice, and always being kind can be tough at times, rewarding these choices helps my students see just how important these choices are.

The items I'm asking for are ones that will grab our students' attention, and motivate them to earn more money! These include Legos, squishes, Play-Doh, journals, and more! These items are some of our second graders' favorites that they will be excited to purchase with their money.

Mrs. Murray
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 75 students.

7 donors have given to this project.

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Ipienlee Mini Pocket Notebook Little Notepad Diary Journal PU Leather Smiley Face Small Note Pads, Pack of 6 (6pcs 3.14inch x 4inch Notebook) • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Neliblu Fun Puzzle Eraser Cubes, Colorful Pencil Eraser (12 Pack) School Supplies - Ideal for Kids for Back to School - Party Favors - Fidgets - Pocket Size Brain Teaser - Goody Bag Fillers • Amazon Business $8.97 2 $17.94
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 10-Pack Case of Colors, Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 2-Ounce Cans, Ages 2 and up, (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Emoji Party Favors - Fun Toys - Stocking Stuffers - 2 Dozen 3" Emoji Smiley Face Emoticon Bendables Bulk pack of 24 • Amazon Business $15.97 1 $15.97
Pawliss 48pc Unicorn Bracelets Keychains, 24 Normal + 24 Glow-in-The-Dark Wristbands, Birthday Party Favors Supplies for Kids Girls, Prizes Gifts, Rubber 48 pcs • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Calans Mochi Squishies, 30 Pcs Mochi Stress Toy Random Squishies Squeeze Toy Squishy Cat Relief Stress Squishy Toy Animals Mochi Squishies Squeeze Animals Kawaii Squishies • Amazon Business $13.98 1 $13.98
AirHeads Bars, Chewy Fruit Candy, Variety Pack, Party, Halloween, 90 Count (Packaging May Vary) • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49
Neliblu Bulk Toys - Party Favors - 60 Pc Wacky Fun Stretchy Sticky Fingers Toy Assortment Includes; Large Glitter Sticky Hands, 12 Sticky Feet, Wall Climbing Men, & Sticky Lizards, Stocking Stuffers • Amazon Business $10.97 1 $10.97
LEGO Classic Green Creativity Box 10708 Building Kit • Amazon Business $4.99 2 $9.98
LEGO Classic Classic Rainbow Fun 10401 Building Kit • Amazon Business $4.97 2 $9.94
LEGO Classic Blue Creativity Box 10706 Building Kit • Amazon Business $4.97 2 $9.94
LEGO Classic Red Creativity Box 10707 Building Kit • Amazon Business $4.93 2 $9.86
ArtCreativity 13” Flexible Bendy Pencils for Kids (12 Pack) | Fun & Functional Long Bendable Writing Pencil Set | Birthday Party Favors/ Goodie Bag Fillers/ Classroom Gifts/ Back to School Supplies • Amazon Business $8.97 1 $8.97
LEGO Classic Classic Rainbow Fun 10401 Building Kit • Amazon Business $4.97 1 $4.97

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