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Ms. Grandfield from New Haven CT is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Who Doesn't Love Snacks and Games?

Help me give my students a fun way to build vocabulary and build community with Scrabble Game sets and a Scrabble dictionary.

  • $198 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a magnet high school in New Haven, CT, that serves the city, as well as the suburbs surrounding it. Our students choose to come to our school to study either business or allied health. All students qualify for free lunch and often receive fee waivers for standardized testing.

Our students are some of the most interesting and driven kids you will ever meet.

Many students travel over an hour to attend our school and take advantage of the opportunities we offer. Many also come to school despite the many challenges they might face outside of the school environment.

My Project

Our class has been blessed to have so many donations and help to make our classroom feel more like a home and place to learn about ourselves and each other.

Friendly competition while learning new vocabulary is a win-win in our classroom.

The Scrabble games will help students challenge themselves to learn new words and feel successful. So many times students want to play games that involve electronics. Scrabble brings it back to a simpler time when people got together for game nights. Having Scrabble in an English classroom would be a great way for the class to calm down and just have fun!

Ms. Grandfield
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Scrabble Game • Amazon Business $13.44 9 $120.96
The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, 5th Edition (mass market, paperback) 2014 copyright • Amazon Business $8.50 1 $8.50
Nabisco Cookies Sweet Treats Variety Pack Cookies - with Oreo, Chips Ahoy, & Golden Oreo - 30 Snack Pack • Amazon Business $6.32 1 $6.32

Materials cost

$135.78

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.04

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$167.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.62

Total project goal

$197.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$197.44

2 Donors

-$99.00

Donations toward project cost

-$84.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.85

match offer

-$98.44

Match offer toward project cost

-$83.67

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.77

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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