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Ms. Calkins from Turners Falls MA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Clean Classroom Is a Healthy Classroom!

My students need a storage cabinet filled to the gills with cleaning and health supplies!

  • $499 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach two classes of amazing, creative, thoughtful fourth grade students. I teach literacy skills, science, and social studies to 37 students. The fourth graders are kind, hardworking, and artistic. They are careful thinkers and enjoy discussing texts and sharing their ideas. Our school is our learning community. We focus on teamwork, helping others, and the value that kindness and care towards others is important. I am grateful, my students are thankful, and my classroom is able to have such quality materials thanks to caring, generous donors!

My Project

This storage cabinet filled with cleaning supplies will help our classroom prevent germs from spreading! When the classroom is clean, it is healthier for the students and lessens absences. The Lysol spray, wipes, and dusters will keep surfaces clean, the mop will clean spills from breakfast on the floor, and the air purifiers will clean the air (especially during the winter when the windows stay closed!). The air purifiers will make a tremendous impact on their air quality during cold and flu season! Hand sanitizer is used daily in our classroom, so it is always helpful to have a good supply. These supplies will make a huge difference in our classroom! A clean classroom is a healthy classroom!

Ms. Calkins
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sauder 417593 Bookcases, Furniture Cottage Road Soft White Library with Doors • Amazon Business $167.00 1 $167.00
GermGuardian AC4100 3-in-1 Air Purifier with HEPA Filter, UV-C Sanitizer, Captures Allergens, Smoke, Odors, Mold, Dust, Germs, Pets, Smokers, Germ Guardian Air Purifier • Amazon Business $52.56 2 $105.12
Purell 9674-06-ECDECO Advanced Design Series Hand Sanitizer, 8 oz Bottles (Pack of 4) • Amazon Business $17.48 1 $17.48
GermGuardian Air Purifier FLT4100 GENUINE HEPA Replacement Filter E for AC4100, AC4150BL, AC4150PCA Germ Guardian Air Purifiers • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Green Works Compostable Cleaning Wipes, Original Fresh, 186 Wipes • Amazon Business $14.45 1 $14.45
Swiffer Duster Refills, Unscented Dusters Refill, 20 Count • Amazon Business $14.05 1 $14.05
Band-Aid Adhesive Bandages, Flexible Fabric, All One Size 1" X 3" , 100 Count (Pack of 2) • Amazon Business $13.35 1 $13.35
Swiffer Sweeper Cleaner Dry and Wet Mop Starter Kit for Cleaning Hardwood and Floors, Includes: 1 Mop, 7 Dry Cloths, 3 Wet Cloths • Amazon Business $11.60 1 $11.60
Swiffer Sweeper Wet Mopping Pad Refills for Floor Mop Open Window Fresh Scent 12 Count • Amazon Business $10.71 1 $10.71
Professional Lysol Disinfectant Spray, Crisp Linen, 19oz • Amazon Business $8.56 1 $8.56
Ever Ready First Aid Quality Adhesive Bandage Variety Pack, 280 Count • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
Curad Plastic Adhesive Bandages, 1 X 3 Inch, 100 Count (Packaging May vary) • Amazon Business $3.72 1 $3.72

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