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Mrs. Lacey from Pell City AL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Back to School Basics

My students need the metal stools with padded seats for seating alternatives, as well as basic school supplies that include tissues, wipes, dry erase markers, erasers, highlighters, and pencil sharpeners.

  • $375 goal

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My Students

My classroom is set up to assist students who need extra help with basic academic skills. They come to me for this extra assistance. These students often times have one academic area whereby they need more help than another academic area.

Students need to have a welcoming environment to enhance their learning and help them reach their highest potential.

This school is located in a low socioeconomic area, and having enough school supplies is often times challenging; however, the learning potential is very high. These precious children deserve the same learning environment and opportunities as children who live in a more affluent area.

My Project

Alternative seating helps some students break up their day a bit and data shows they learn better in different types of seating choices. The stools are good quality and the seat is padded.

No child should have to worry about not having some basic school tools when they start a new school year.

Simple items like tissues for runny noses, wipes for simple messes, erasers, pencil sharpeners, highlighters, reusable dry erase pockets, and dry erase boards and markers are a few items that will help these students start their new school year without the negative stigma of not having some basic necessities.

Mrs. Lacey
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Amazon Elements Baby Wipes, Sensitive, 720 Count Flip-Top Packs • Amazon Business $17.49 3 $52.47
Fat Catalog Assorted Color Metal Stack Stool with Padded Seat, ALT1100SO (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $48.50 1 $48.50
Kleenex Trusted Care Everyday Facial Tissues, Flat Box, 210 Tissues per Flat Box, 18 Packs • Amazon Business $37.36 1 $37.36
Sharpie 25053 Tank Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $4.92 4 $19.68
Pencil Sharpener Battery Operated, Cordless Pencil Sharpener Small Electric Plug In, Portable Dual Hole Sharpener, Perfect For 6-12mm No.2, Crayon Pencil And Colored Pencils, School, Artist, Kids,Blue • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Blue Summit Supplies 12 Pack Dry Erase Lapboards, Ideal for Teachers, Students, Sunday School, Group Participation and Road Trips, 9 x 12 inch, 12 Pack • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
June Gold 36 Black Dry Erase Whiteboard Markers, Chisel Tip, Low Odor, Comfortable Grip & Vivid Lines • Amazon Business $16.97 1 $16.97
JPSOR Dry Erase Pocket - 14pcs 14-Color Dry Erase Sleeves & 14 Colorful Erasable Pens + 8 Learning Sheets (14pcs) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Iwako Deep Sea Animals Turtle Shark Stingray Coral Reef Japanese Erasers • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
Sohapy 2''x2'' Magnetic Emoji Smiley Circular Whiteboard Dry Eraser, For Kids, School, Teachers, Students, Home, Classroom,Office - Pack of 12 • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Prismacolor Premier Pencil Sharpener, 2-Pack • Amazon Business $8.85 1 $8.85
Prismacolor 73201 Magic Rub Vinyl Drafting Erasers, 12-Count • Amazon Business $6.20 1 $6.20

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