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Mrs. Bordner from Tucson AZ is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

World of Words!

Help me give my students the experience of creating and reading words as they manipulate letters and shapes.

  • $343 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Most of my students are from low-income families. They are busy bodies that continue to amaze me! Most of them love to show me their drawings of robots, sceneries, flowers. And animals they love, and notes with terms of endearment to express how much they appreciate me whenever they get their treats! These first graders are curious and creative! Once their minds are fixed into creating things, words will be coming out of their mouth. In order to put things into reality, they will draw and write things to express their ideas. They will come up with a vocabulary to describe what they want to build or what they want to create. Manipulation of letters and shapes will surely help them to come up with great projects!

My Project

The World of Words project will help my students who are from low-income families. The magnetic materials will be used to increase the students' ability to spell while they are describing their creations. The carpet will be placed in an area where students can create shapes, the reading materials will be read to gain fluency and increase reading comprehension, and the engineering kit will help them create tangible objects. There will be an area in my classroom for interactive learning. I would like my students to have a greater chance to enjoy STEM projects. I believe that if we allow them to showcase their creations, they will dream of becoming engineers, scientists, doctors, and teachers! Please help them to reach their dream.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT387X Jumbo DoubleSided Magnetic Write Wipe Board Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $64.99 1 $64.99
GG822 Hopscotch Carpet • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LL570 EngineerACoaster Activity Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LC926 Classroom Magnetic Letters Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
VR240 Foam Ring Toss Game • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99

Materials cost

$239.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$17.16

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$290.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$51.30

Total project goal

$342.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$342.01

4 Donors

-$242.01

Donations toward project cost

-$205.71

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.30

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

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$0.00

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