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Ms. Lang from Indianapolis IN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

8th Grade Promotion Packages

Help me give my students graduation packages stuffed with school supplies, hand-written & laminated notes, candy, and fun extras that will help us make sure that they feel loved and rewarded for all their hard work.

  • $1,073 goal

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My Students

Distance learning has changed so much for teachers and students across the country. I miss my students immensely. I worry about them daily. Do they have the supplies they need to learn? Have they eaten today? When is the last time someone hugged them?

I am thankful for the ways that I can connect with them like our Google Classroom page, Zoom calls, and emails/text messages; but this isn't enough.

Our 8th graders are energetic, enthusiastic, thoughtful, and excited about learning new things. Many of them have worked hard the entire year and are continuing to give their all in eLearning. We want to give them that extra bit of encouragement to push through to the end of the year and send them graduation packages so that they know they are loved and that we are proud of all that they have accomplished.

My Project

Being away from the classroom is so difficult! We have all started to realize that school is about more than just learning. Our school is a place where my students are taught, fed, cared for, and loved on a daily basis.

Helping my students to feel supported during these tough times through sending out promotion packages will go such a long way in encouraging them to continue their learning.

Since we can't have our 8th grade graduation like normal, I am hoping to send out hand-written notes using card-stock and lamination sheets, some school supplies, and some other goodies to my kids such as candy, bubbles, and fun erasers, so they know they are loved and we are proud of all they have accomplished!

If you could help donate to our project, even a small amount, it would be greatly appreciated! I want to send them reassurance, support, and kind words celebrating their success and further encouraging them to continue to achieve as they move up to high school.

Ms. Lang
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Priority Mail Forever Prepaid Flat Rate Legal Envelope - PPEP14L • United States Postal Service $8.05 64 $515.20
Motivational Rubber Wristbands - Inspirational Hidden Messages for Men and Woman - Great for Going Through Tough Times and Getting Things Done - 12 Pack Silicone Bracelets with 6 Different Cool Styles • Amazon Business $16.99 6 $101.94
Paper Junkie Inspirational Notepads Small Pocket Notebook Journal (12 Pack, 3.5 x 5 in) • Amazon Business $11.99 6 $71.94
HUGE Assorted Candy PARTY MIX BOX 6.25 LBS/100 OZ Over 250 Individually Wrapped Candies like Skittles Lifesavers Haribo Starburst Fireballs Jolly Ranchers Sour Patch Dubble Bubble Swedish fish & MOR • Amazon Business $35.98 1 $35.98
Cheetos Crunchy Flamin' Hot Cheese Flavored Snacks, 1 Ounce (Pack of 40) • Amazon Business $14.20 2 $28.40
OHill Pack of 32 Animal Erasers Bulk Kids Pencil Erasers Puzzle Erasers Mini Novelty Erasers for Classroom Rewards, Party Favors, Games Prizes, Carnivals Gift and School Supplies • Amazon Business $8.79 2 $17.58
Fineliner Color Pen Set (HUGE SET OF 60 COLORING PENS) Colorful Ultra Fine 0.4mm Felt Tips in 60 Individual Colors - Porous Point Marker - Perfect for Drawing & Adult Coloring Books • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Astrobrights Mega Collection, Colored Cardstock,"Classic" 5-Color Assortment, 320 Sheets, 65 lb/176 gsm, 8.5" x 11" - MORE SHEETS! (91630) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Madisi Assorted Colorful Pencils, Incentive Pencils,#2 HB, 10 Designs, 150 Pack, pencils bulk for kids • Amazon Business $16.98 1 $16.98
POPLAY Twisty Pull String Flying Saucers/Helicopters, 40 PCS • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 100-Pack, 8.9 x 11.4 inches, Letter Size Sheets (TP3854-100) • Amazon Business $15.98 1 $15.98
Laxdacee Bubble Wands Party Favors Pack of 64, Mini Neon Bubble Wands | Odor-Free Non-Toxic Kids’ Bath Toy/Birthday Treats Bubble Maker Toys for Kids | Outdoor Summer Events & Celebration Toy Gift • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95

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