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Mrs. Gonzalez from Hayward CA is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Wild Imaginations

My students need new puzzles and puzzle racks.

  • $507 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember what it was like the first time you completed a puzzle? My students have not yet discovered this because our classroom puzzles are incomplete.

I teach 26 energetic kindergarten students who love to learn.

My students come from very low income families and have little support from home. 80% of our students qualify for the free/reduced lunch program. I like to provide fun, hands-on activities that will keep their imaginations going wild. Puzzles are a great way to do this.

My Project

I am asking for a collection of puzzles and puzzle racks for our puzzle center. Our puzzles are worn out/missing pieces and need replacing. Puzzles are a great way for my students to practice skills that have already been taught. Skills that these puzzles will reinforce are number order, sequencing of the alphabet, and using small motor skills. I am also asking for puzzles that teach about the environment, animal life, and children of different cultures. These puzzles will go with many units that I teach.

Your donation will allow our imaginations to run wild as we continue to learn and practice very important skills through hands-on activities.

Thank you for sharing my teaching vision.

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

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 26 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL490X - Number Sequencing Puzzles - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
LA649 - Lakeshore Puzzle Rack • Lakeshore Learning $12.95 2 $25.90
FK109 - Bugs Floor Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning $12.99 1 $12.99
FK223 - Ocean Animals Floor Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning $12.99 1 $12.99
AA180 - Classroom Classics Puzzle Collection with Rack • Lakeshore Learning $229.00 1 $229.00
FK324 - Animals in the Barn Floor Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning $12.99 1 $12.99
FK216 - Children of the World Floor Puzzle • Lakeshore Learning $12.99 1 $12.99
AA981 - Double Puzzle Rack • Lakeshore Learning $19.95 1 $19.95

Materials cost

$366.76

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$33.56

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$440.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$65.87

Total project goal

$506.69

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$506.69

1 Donor

-$506.69

Donations toward project cost

-$440.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$65.87

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$0.00

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