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Mrs. Hennessey from San Jose CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Transforming Our Leaning Experience Part 2!

Help me give my students costume props wall decor in order to bring our classroom transformation to life.

  • $176 goal

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My Students

"Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try!" Students in my classroom are eager to learn, passionate, and hard-working. They are an extension of my family; they inspire me every single day. I want to encourage them to try their best, learn from their mistakes and start to see their full potential.

My class thrives on hands-on, engaging activities that are fun, new, and transform their classroom to a different place.

I would love to be able to be able to have a few more materials in order to do two new room transformations. Room transformations have increased student engagement, student focus, and have helped my students better retain the concepts they are learning.

My Project

Rooms transformations are a way to create a magical experience for students; it can really help those concepts stick with them. Classroom transformations temporarily change a classroom environment in order to increase student engagement and enrich student learning with rigorous content.

I don't just want to teach a lesson to my students, I want to immerse them in a unique learning experience that ignites their creativity, knowledge, and passion for leaning; creating "magic" in the classroom.

Interactive project materials will help the diverse range of learners in my classroom. The glasses will give my kids a "wizardry" experience when learning about chemical and physical changes. The masks, bonnets will transform my classroom into an operation room when learning about the human body and sentence structure. The quills will be the perfect addition to our classroom during our 13 Colonies unit. The blue and brick wall decor will help "set the mood" by giving our classroom the feeling of being in a operating room or castle. I cannot wait to give my students these special moments.

Mrs. Hennessey
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 32 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kate 5x7ft/1.5m(W) x2.2m(H) Blue Background Portrait Photography Abstract Texture Backdrop Photography Studio Props Photographer Kids Children • Amazon Business $32.00 1 $32.00
Shappy 48 Pack Black Plastic Wizard Glasses Round Glasses Frame for Kid Favor Costume Party Supplies, Halloween Costumes Glasses Set • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
JPSOR 20pcs 6"-8" Natural Spotted Feathers for DIY Craft, Jewelry and Clothing Decoration • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
Beistle Stone Wall Scene Setter • Amazon Business $16.57 1 $16.57
100 Pack Surgical Disposable Face Masks with Elastic Ear Loop, 3 Ply Breathable and Comfortable for Blocking Dust Air Pollution Flu Protection (Blue) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Disposable Bouffant (Hair Net) Caps, Spun-bounded Poly, Hair Head Cover Net 21 Inches by Careoutfit (100) • Amazon Business $8.25 1 $8.25

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