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Mrs. Gray from Buena Park CA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Your Writing Adventure Begins Here

Help me give my students the necessary tools to begin their writing adventure!

  • $577 goal

This project expired on May 15, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a Transitional Kindergarten class full energetic, creative, and inquisitive 4 and 5 year-olds. Our days are very busy with hands-on experiences. They love real-life tasks such as writing notes, drawing illustrations, and delivering mail; but before we can do that, we must learn how to correctly write our letters!

My students come from a diverse background both ethnically and economically.

By this time of year, my students are ready to take on a new challenge. They are ready to discover the joys of writing and publishing their own stories.

My Project

Hands on learning is helpful and very necessary for our young learners. With the gift of your donations, we will be forming words with letter tiles. We will be able to develop a story by using the letter claws to form letters correctly and write sentences. We will use our imagination and learn to be creative. This will be our first step in publishing a story.

My students may only be 5 but with your help, their first experiences with writing will spark a love of learning.

These materials will help us learn while having fun! Thank you for your consideration!

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

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 54 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RR525 - Learn to Print Practice Books • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 12 $155.88
FF525 - Snap-Together Letter Blocks • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98
GG379 - Reusable Write & Wipe Pockets - Set of 30 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
GR212 - Writing Claws - Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 3 $59.97
JJ539 - Write & Wipe Alphabet Practice Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 2 $39.98

Materials cost

$415.80

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$38.05

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.24

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$490.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$86.49

Total project goal

$576.58

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$576.58

7 Donors

-$460.23

Donations toward project cost

-$410.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.50

Matching donations from our partners

-$93.36

Match offers toward project cost

-$79.36

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.98

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$0.00

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