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Mrs. Lauriat
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 7 donors
  • $0 still needed

A Whole New World!

My students need a new classroom set up! We are thrilled to add a 2nd computer room to our school, but the room is empty! We need basic supplies like markers, photo paper and a sharpener to set up a new class!

My Students

Our computer room has been empty since September & I am fortunate enough to be the new computer teacher. But my new room is bare! I would never take the supplies from my old classroom... but my new room is empty & I am in need of some goodies to make it home for me and the 900+ students I teach!

Our population is very diverse - many nationalities and cultures and many abilities.

We are a title 1 school and in a very low-income community where most children receive free lunch. We have an in-depth special education program, a gifted and talented program and a dual language program. My new computer room will service Kindergarteners through 5th grade!

My Project

Where do I start? My new room is all set up and I'm teaching 29 classes a week... but I am lacking basic supplies. I've requested a stapler, whole punch, markers and other items to assist the children in sharing their computer projects. I've requested a sharpener to sharpen all the pencils I bought last week. I've requested supplies for use with our color photo printer and a pack of flash drives to share with those students who truly can't afford to purchase their own. I've also asked for a calendar and Velcro to make the room look more like a classroom should!

Any new job brings with it excitement and anxiety.

Help make this new computer teachers transition a little bit easier by supplying the tools the teacher and students need to make the room functionable. You don't realize how many times a day you reach for a stapler until you don't have one! Thank you for your consideration!

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Canon Office Products PG-240XL/CL-241XL with Canon GP502 Glossy Photo Paper - Combo Pack Ink • Amazon $44.42 2 $88.84
Centon DSP8GB10PK 10 x 8GB Multi-pack Pro USB Flash Drive (Grey) • Amazon $69.98 1 $69.98
Swingline Electric Portable Desktop 3 Hole Punch, 15 Sheet Capacity, Silver (A7074515) • Amazon $37.66 1 $37.66
X-Acto School Pro Heavy-Duty Electric Sharpener (1670) • Amazon $33.35 1 $33.35
Swingline ClassicCut Lite 12 Inch Guillotine Trimmer, Desktop, 10 Sheet (9312) • Amazon $29.00 1 $29.00
Swingline 747 Black Classic Desk Stapler (S7074701R) • Amazon $12.26 2 $24.52
Canon Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, 4 x 6 Inches, 400 Sheets (2311B031) • Amazon $24.00 1 $24.00
Velcro 90140 Sticky-Back Hook & Loop Dot Rolls In Dispenser Box, Beige, 3/4, 200 Sets/Roll • Amazon $14.99 1 $14.99
Canon Photo Paper Glossy, 8.5 x 11 Inches, 100 Sheets (0775B024) • Amazon $12.50 1 $12.50
Scholastic Photo Calendar Bulletin Board (TF8019) • Amazon $11.99 1 $11.99
Sharpie Fine Point Permanent Markers, 12 Black Markers(30001) • Amazon $7.39 1 $7.39

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This project will reach 950 students.

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