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Mrs. Minchew from Cantonment FL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

To Infinity and Beyond!

Help me give my students cowboy hats and bandanas to take our engagement to the next level for our Toy Story room transformation.

  • $206 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

If you are looking for amazing students, come to my class! I am privileged to teach some of the kindest students there are. They are willing to do what it takes to learn and help their peers in the process.

Unfortunately, several of my students have a rough life out of school.

Some don't know where their next meal is going to come from, and others go without proper care due to low income.

By creating room transformations, I am able to help students take a break from 'life' and focus on the tasks at hand. Help me make learning amazing for these awesome students and allow them to put those bad things on hold while they focus on their learning.

My Project

If you know me, then you know I love to transform my classroom into different places to give my students a real feel for what we are learning about. This Toy Story room transformation was inspired by two great teachers I was privileged to learn from at a conference a few years ago.

During this week of fun, students will get to dress up, complete STEM challenges, work on math reviews, and much more!

When students enter Andy's Room', they will get to dress up like cowboys, aliens, or other characters from the movie. We will have a variety of STEM challenges all throughout the week. We will also review several math standards that we have covered, and the kids will be so engaged while doing so! Thank you for considering this project!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dozen Straw Cowboy Hats with Cowboy Bandanas (6 Red & 6 Blue) for Kids - Makes Great Birthday Party Hats for Boys and Girls • Amazon Business $25.99 2 $51.98
Cow Print Tablecloth (6 Pack) 54" x 72" Tablecloths For Farm Animal Themed Party, Birthday Party, Picnic Table Covers • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Liberty Imports Giant Magic Rainbow Springs | Classic Novelty Toy Bulk Party Favor | 4-inch (Set of 6) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Plastic Deputy Sheriff Badge - Pack of 12 Personalized Officer Name Tag Brooch for Kids - Perfect for Law Enforcement Officer Costume, Cowboy Western Parties, Stage Plays and Unique Party Bag Fillers • Amazon Business $6.89 2 $13.78
Etch A Sketch - Classic - Red • Amazon Business $13.60 1 $13.60
DELUXE BAG OF CLASSIC TOY GREEN ARMY SOLDIERS - 36 Pc. • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
12 Rubber RAINFOREST Snakes/14" Rain Forest Snake Figures/PARTY Favors/NATURE Toys/Anaconda/BOA Constrictor/Rattle/CORAL/Viper • Amazon Business $6.34 1 $6.34

Materials cost

$142.62

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$174.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.84

Total project goal

$205.60

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$205.60

2 Donors

-$42.00

Donations toward project cost

-$35.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.30

match offer

-$163.60

Match offer toward project cost

-$139.06

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.54

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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