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Ms. Swyers from Charlotte NC is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

All Hands on Deck!

My students need 3d block builders, a planting starter kit and file folders to hold data and observations.

  • $214 goal

This project expired on October 23, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

These students are in 6th and 7th grade and go to a Title I school. The entire school receives free lunch, and most of the families come from inner-city backgrounds.

Being a Title I school, funding for materials can be very limited, so I want to be able to provide my team with the best resources to help them reach their full potential.

These students work hard and are extremely motivated. I want them to feel successful in how they are performing.

My Project

This project is supporting my inclusion and resource students for next year. One easy thing I am asking for are the magnetic shelves for my whiteboard. Although I teach math, I want to promote books we will be reading in my classroom centered around math, behavior strategies, and environmental books.

Exploration is my next target for the new school year.

I want learning to be tangible and fun! The geometry blocks are going to be a great addition to my classroom. Students will be able to build their own designs and find the surface area of those models. The planting kit I want to use in multiple units I will be teaching this year. Students can measure, find growth rates and collect data in their folders to connect nature with math!

Thank you for your consideration!

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

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22 donors22 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RA468 - 3-D Magnetic Builders - Starter Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $52.99 1 $52.99
Delta Education Planting Starter Set • Amazon Business $33.95 1 $33.95
PP476 - Magnetic Display Shelves • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
50 Blue Fastener File Folders- 1/3 Cut Reinforced tab- Durable 2 Prongs designed to organize standard medical files, law client files, office reports– Letter Size, Blue, 50 PACK • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99

Materials cost

$138.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.84

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$181.84

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.09

Total project goal

$213.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$213.93

22 Donors

-$202.81

Donations toward project cost

-$181.84

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.97

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.12

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$0.00

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