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Mrs. P. from Detroit MI is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

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My students need pretend food, kitchen utensils and a kitchen set to complete our dramatic play area.

  • $490 goal

This project expired on April 14, 2017.

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My Students

My school is in an urban area, and it is classified as a low-performing school due to attendance and low test scores. Our school is able to provide us with some items to create projects; however, resources are limited.

We are learning and growing in our Early Childhood Developmentally Delayed Classroom.

The students in my class have all been diagnosed with a disability. They range in age from 3 to 5. Although there are many activities we struggle with, we enjoy playing in centers as we increase our social skills.

My Project

We are seeking to add a kitchen to our dramatic play area. The students in my class are working to improve their communication skills and their knowledge of household items. They love to pretend to create meals for each other. We need a range of items to help stimulate imaginative play.

Pretend play is critical in the early childhood environment.

It is a very important component in the developmental learning process. It allows children to develop skills in such areas as abstract thinking, literacy, math and social studies, in a natural manner. The students enjoy working together to create meals, they learn to count while setting the table and they learn to positively interact with their peers.

Mrs. P.
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 12 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
PLAY KITCHEN LIFESTYLE DELUXE • School Specialty $270.87 1 $270.87
PRETEND AND PLAY KITCHEN SET - SET OF 70 • School Specialty $45.43 1 $45.43
PLAY FOOD DINNER SET OF 9 • School Specialty $14.90 1 $14.90
PLAY FOOD LUNCH SET OF 14 • School Specialty $14.90 1 $14.90

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