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Mr. Ehrlich from Corona NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Back to Basics!

Help me give my students basic supplies including pencils, markers and paper to help them begin the year on the right foot!

  • $393 goal

This project expired on December 6, 2019.

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My Students

I believe that every student should walk into a well-stocked classroom where they will always have the supplies to create, learn, and explore new ideas.

Welcome to a 3rd grade, bilingual classroom full of hard-working, enthusiastic students!

My bilingual classroom is the landing spot for 3rd graders who have just arrived in the United States. My students are incredibly hard workers who always come to school ready to learn, no matter what is going on outside of the classroom. My goal as a teacher is to provide my students with all that they need to be successful learners.

My Project

Imagine having to say 'no' when a student asks for a pencil or a piece of paper because there are none left in the classroom. It's something that shouldn't happen to a curious, eager third grader. I see my students working hard day in and day out to explore and learn new things.

Having the supplies (pencils, paper, and dry-erase markers) my students will need will help my students explore and become inquisitive, driven learners.

With extra paper, students have space to do all of their work, and will always have copies of helpful worksheets and guided notes. Pencils and notebooks will allow students to become authors and stay organized throughout the school year as they master the skills they will learn in third grade. Most importantly, students won't have to worry about where their supplies are coming from, as they will be waiting for my class on day one!

Mr. Ehrlich
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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28 donors28 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ticonderoga The World's Best Pencil Wooden Pencils, No. 2 Soft Lead, 72/Pack (33904) • $16.14 6 $96.84
Star Wars Copy Paper, 8 1/2" x 11", 92 Bright, 20 LB, Case of 10 Reams • $50.99 1 $50.99
Ticonderoga The World's Best Pencil Wooden Pencils, No. 2 Soft Lead, 18/Pack (13818) • $4.67 8 $37.36
Pacon GoWrite! Roll Dry-Erase Whiteboard, 24" x 10' (INVAR2410) • $23.79 1 $23.79
Expo Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Point, Assorted, 12/Pack (80699) • $18.99 1 $18.99
Quill Brand Construction Paper Assorted Colors, 9x12", 200 Sheets • $4.16 3 $12.48
Clorox Disinfecting Wipes, Fresh Scent and Citrus Blend, 75 Wipes/Canister, 3 Canisters/Value Pack (30208) • $11.99 1 $11.99
Roaring Spring Wide Ruled, Loose Notebook Filler Paper, 8"x10.5", White, 100/Pack (20010) • $1.95 6 $11.70
Esselte Oxford Ruled 3" x 5" Index Card, Assorted, 100/Pack (40280) • $2.80 4 $11.20
Quill Brand Premium 1-Hole Punch • $4.07 2 $8.14
BIC Brite Liner Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Yellow, 24/Pack (BL241-A-YEL) • $7.99 1 $7.99
BIC Brite Liner Stick Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 24/Pack (BL241AST) • $7.99 1 $7.99

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