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Mrs. Reneaux from Sylmar CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Marker For The Teacher

Help me give my students these supplies and picture whiteboards that are great to practice drawing & penmanship. They provide a space for students to brainstorm, write, draw, and solve math problems.

  • $171 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I get the opportunity every day to teach ten awesome children! Now I didn’t say it’s easy; but it’s what I love to do. My students attend a large public school and some come from low-income households. Some students don't have many opportunities to participate in academically enriching activities outside of my classroom. A few of my students are learning English as a second language and are attending school for the first time.

My classroom is safe environment for children with Autism in Kindergarten/first grade, where I make rigorous but exciting lessons to spark their interests and make learning fun.

I love to teach my students using technology and hands on materials; giving them access to grade level curriculum. My goal is to teach my students that they may not be perfect but they are awesome!

My Project

Most students learn to form letters and numbers automatically given practice. Children with a poor motor plan must think out the way a letter is made. Dry Erase Markers and Whiteboards help alleviate the the sensory process that allows my students to complete and adapt to writing, using what they already know.

When teaching a child to write, there are many sensory processing to consider.

All components of handwriting require integration of our senses for accuracy, legibility, and performance. Constructing lessons that allow my students to complete their writing assignments on whiteboards with markers allows them to focus on the formation of the letters and the quality of their writing rather than than the sensory input a pencil and paper give.

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Mrs. Reneaux
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 10 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 36 Count (Pack of 1) • Amazon Business $25.37 2 $50.74
10 Pack Dry Erase Story Picture Lap White Boards 9"X12" l Drawing Spelling Sentences and More (Double Sided Mini Whiteboards) Erasers Included (Story Board) • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
AmazonBasics Dry Erase White Board Markers - Low Odor, Chisel Tip - 12 Pack, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $7.49 2 $14.98
AmazonBasics Purple Washable School Glue Sticks, Dries Clear, 0.24-oz Stick, 30-Pack • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

Materials cost

$103.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.49

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$144.75

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.54

Total project goal

$170.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$170.29

6 Donors

-$81.43

Donations toward project cost

-$76.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.65

match offer

-$79.96

Match offer toward project cost

-$67.97

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.99

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.90

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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