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Ms. Picazo from San Pedro CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

All Set for 2018-19

My students need school supplies such as pencils, folders, and pencil boxes to jumpstart the 2018-2019 school year.

  • $558 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As the school year gets into full swing, so is my students' desire to learn. They are present daily with a passion to tackle whatever the day has in store. My class consists of a majority of English language learners, with home countries ranging from Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, The Philippines, and Honduras. The zeal that they have for education is one that I want to cultivate and fuel.

Despite varying home life situations, my students come to school with an enthusiasm to learn.

My 28 fifth grade students are eligible for free or reduced-price lunch. They are a diverse group that embodies the melting pot that our community is well known for.

My Project

As the school year comes to an end, preparations for the next year are in full swing. With that comes the hustle and bustle of back to school shopping. Every student looks forward to the new supplies they will get to use on that first day of school. Unfortunately, there are many students that do not have the means to go out and purchase supplies. By providing them with some basic supplies such as folders, pencils, pens, markers, and pencil boxes, I hope to lessen the burden and create a greater sense of excitement to start the new year.

These materials will set students up for a successful school year, helping them maintain organization.

My students will all have the same supplies they need to accomplish their goals across all the different content areas.

Ms. Picazo
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Plastic folders with pockets and prongs,heavy duty folders with brads,12/Pack • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
Charles Leonard Pencil Boxes, Plastic Snap-Close Box, 2.5 x 5.25 x 8.25 Inches, Assorted Colors, 24-Pack (76305) • Amazon Business $50.51 1 $50.51
Color Swell Washable Markers Bulk Pack 36 Sets 8 Count Vibrant Colors 288 Total Perfect Large Pack for Teachers, Kids and Classrooms • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Color Swell Colored Pencils Bulk Pack 30 Sets 12 Count Assorted Vibrant Colors 360 Total Perfect for Kids, Teachers and Classrooms • Amazon Business $38.99 1 $38.99
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 3 $37.47
12-Pack of Premium Magnetic Dry Erase Erasers / Dry Erasers - 2" x 2" - Perfect Whiteboard Erasers for Classroom, Home and Office • Amazon Business $10.99 3 $32.97
Hicarer 12 Pack 6-in-1 Retractable Roller Ball Multicolor Pens, 6-Color Ballpoint Pen for Office School Supplies Students Children Gift • Amazon Business $10.99 3 $32.97
1InTheOffice Pencil Box, Translucent Blue (4 Pack) • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $9.86 3 $29.58
Sharpie 37001 Permanent Markers, Ultra Fine Point, Black, 12 Count • Amazon Business $7.19 4 $28.76
Sharpie 25053 Tank Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $6.54 3 $19.62

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