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Mrs. Llewellyn from El Cajon CA is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

TK Fine Motor Development and Exploration

Help me give my students equipment to help develop their fine motor skills and have tools to explore their world a little better.

  • $191 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a wonderful group of Transitional Kindergarten students this year. They are caring, empathetic, creative, hilarious, and adventurous. I believe my group of students can have a tremendously positive impact on this world just by being the wonderful children that they are.

It's my goal to get students engaged in school so that no matter what circumstances they may face in life, they have a passion for asking questions, exploring, and learning.

My students come from a very low-income level. Located near a homeless shelter, our school is flush with transient students.

My Project

These materials will help my students develop fine motor skills by playing with sand, playdoh, small manipulatives, and the like. Students will also have the chance to be scientists and explore their world with magnifying glasses. Letter bingo, well, that's just fun!

As a new teacher, these materials are out of my realm of purchasing.

Any donations would be exceptionally helpful.

I also want to implement GLAD strategies in my teaching practice and these materials will help me to do that. Young students learn through action and self-driven exploration, and to provide them these materials would give them the access to do so.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BX532 - Easy-Clean Craft Trays - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 2 $33.98
SCIENCE JUMBO MAGINIFIERS WITH STAND SET OF 6 • School Specialty $30.10 1 $30.10
GEOBOARDS - 5IN S/6 • School Specialty $14.26 1 $14.26
PLAY TWEEZERS SQUEEZY TWEEZERS AGES 3+ SET OF 6 • School Specialty $12.28 1 $12.28
EASY GRIP JUMBO TWEEZERS SET OF 12 • School Specialty $10.86 1 $10.86
GAME ALPHABET BINGO • School Specialty $10.43 1 $10.43

Materials cost

$111.91

Vendor shipping charges

$7.79

State sales tax

$10.24

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$161.62

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.52

Total project goal

$190.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$190.14

2 Donors

-$188.38

Donations toward project cost

-$161.62

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.76

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

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$0.00

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