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Mrs. Bowen from San Bernardino CA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Full Tummy Will Help Scholars Concentrate!

My students need nutritious snacks such as pretzels and crackers in the classroom, in order to help them concentrate during the instructional day!

  • $184 goal

This project expired on September 13, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In a city known for its challenges, my primary goal is to provide my students with a safe and rigorous environment where they can take the many skills taught in the classroom to a successful future ahead.

I teach a group of 34 fourth-grade students with a combination of various special needs students mainstreamed within.

My students are a very energetic, inquisitive, and highly motivated group. They absolutely love to learn new information in a tactile and hands-on way.

One thing that sets my group of students apart is their motivation and drive to make this world a better place. They strive for change and to make a positive impact on society. At such a young age, they are already able to describe how their future actions will affect those around them. With such a positive outlook on their future, it is my duty to provide my students with enriching activities that will make them productive future scholars in society.

Through the help of DonorsChoose.org, I hope to be able to provide more learning opportunities for my students through the use of materials that are not easily accessible in public education.

My Project

My students are in need of healthy snacks such as crackers and pretzels to eat during class. Often times, many students come to school hungry. Whether they are running late or forget to eat breakfast, I want to be able to provide my students with a 'Hungry Snack' if needed. Hunger can become a HUGE hindrance to their learning and academic success!

When students are hungry, it is difficult for them to concentrate and learn during class.

These snacks will be given to students when they are hungry or to take home! These snacks will help students focus on class instruction and not hunger pains.

These snacks will also show my students that I truly care about their overall well being and not just academic performance. Without a proper breakfast, my students can not perform at their highest potential! These snacks will help my students be effective students physically, emotionally, and academically! These snacks will also provide a safe and caring environment for my students.

Mrs. Bowen
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 33 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Giant Grahams Baked with Whole Grain Vanilla, 0.9 Ounce (Pack of 300) • Amazon Business $53.13 1 $53.13
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish, Cheddar, 1 Ounce, 20 Count • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Snyder's of Hanover Mini Pretzels Single-Serve 1.5 Ounce, 48 Count • Amazon Business $26.80 1 $26.80

Materials cost

$113.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.42

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$156.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.54

Total project goal

$183.58

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$183.58

2 Donors

-$91.34

Donations toward project cost

-$78.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.95

match offer

-$91.35

Match offer toward project cost

-$77.65

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.70

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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