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Mrs. Nash from Phoenix AZ is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Amplify My Voice!

My students need a portable voice amplifier so they can hear me, pencils, and a pencil sharpener.

  • $191 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My fourth grade scholars are an incredible group of bright, loving, kind, and hardworking children. They are a true team and do their best to achieve and encourage others to do the same.

Besides money, the largest hurdle that low-income students face is an overall lack of resources.

The impact of poverty on a child’s academic achievement is significant and starts early. Their success is an achievement for us and, even more importantly, for them.

Thank you for your time and many blessings to you!

My Project

My scholars love their already warm and inviting classroom. If I can create even more of a safe, homey space, I would be pleased as punch. For many of "my" babies, my classroom is their home away from home. There are so many things I want to provide for them, but I work with an extremely limited budget.

I am soft spoken naturally and struggle with projecting my voice so I really need a rechargeable mini voice amplifier with wired microphone headset.

That way students can hear me all over the room and don't miss any instruction. Ticonderoga pencils are high quality and don't break all the time so my students and I love them. I also need a good quality pencil sharpener. I already have 5 of the calming fluorescent light filters and they have made a huge difference with my students. They have asked if we can get enough to do all of our lights so we don't have the harsh fluorescent lights hurting our eyes. With these items, I'll be off to a great start with my 2018-2019 kiddos!

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

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This project will reach 75 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GlareShade Fluorescent Light Filter Covers - Diffuser (5 pack; Warm White). Eliminate Harsh Glare that causes Eyestrain and Headaches at Work and School while Improving Focus and Classroom Management. • Amazon Business $21.99 2 $43.98
X-ACTO ProX Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener • Amazon Business $32.17 1 $32.17
Zoweetek Portable Rechargeable Mini Voice Amplifier With Wired Microphone Headset and Waistband, Supports MP3 Format Audio for Teachers, Singing, Coaches, Training, Presentation, Tour Guide • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Dixon Ticonderoga Wood-Cased #2 HB Pencils, Box of 96, Yellow (13872) • Amazon Business $14.92 1 $14.92

Materials cost

$121.06

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.66

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$161.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.51

Total project goal

$190.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$190.05

1 Donor

-$189.62

Donations toward project cost

-$161.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.44

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$0.00

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