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Ms. Turner from Johns Creek GA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Back to School Student Starter Packs

Help me give my students what they need to learn and thrive whether they're learning virtually or at school.

  • $692 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

All of the children I service are English Language Learners. These young learners are passionate about their learning and are often sharing stories about how they go home and teach their parents and grandparents English.

While a majority of my kiddos are in the general education classroom setting, I do have language learners that have learning disabilities and are part of the exemption to come to school for face-to-face instruction during this pandemic.

Having the opportunity to simply read to a language learner that is non-verbal for example, has been eye-opening because there are still ways to see if they are grasping the language. It's a blessing to have such a dynamic group -- watching them make such great strides in their learning.

My Project

Whether they are learning from home or school, each student should have the tools they need to learn and grow. It's important to me that I prepare packs for students to have what they need every day--not just for my class but for all of their classes. In reading literature and learning language, students will be making connections that will be expressed in writing. As students develop and fine-tune skills, the paper and notebooks will last all year (hopefully) and give students the visual of seeing their writing improve throughout.

Ms. Turner
Grades 9-12

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TRU RED Composition Notebook, 7.5" x 9.75", College Ruled, 100 Sheets, Black/White, 48 Notebooks/Carton (TR55064CT) • Staples $101.99 1 $101.99
Oxford Filler Paper, 8 x 10-1/2 Inch Wide Ruled Paper, 3 Hole Punch, Loose Leaf Notebook Paper for 3 Ring Binders, 5 Packs of 100 sheets (62330), white • Amazon Business $10.99 6 $65.94
Mead FBA_6180 Five Star Spiral Notebook, College Ruled, 2 Subject, 6 x 9.5 Inches, 100 Sheets, Assorted Colors, 6 Pack • Amazon Business $22.95 2 $45.90
Yoobi | 3-Ring Binders | 2 Inch D-Ring | Solid Multicolor Variety Pack of 4 • Amazon Business $21.99 2 $43.98
Panasonic ErgoFit Earbud Headphones with Microphone and Call Controller Compatible with iPhone, Android and Blackberry - RP-TCM125-K - In-Ear (Black), Earpads S/M/L • Amazon Business $17.06 2 $34.12
X-ACTO School Pro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener, Blue, 1 Count • Amazon Business $27.93 1 $27.93
AVERY 8-Tab Plastic Pocket Dividers for Home Office or Homeschool Supplies, Insertable Multicolor, 3 Sets (11907) • Amazon Business $11.95 2 $23.90
Sharpie Accent Retractable Highlighter, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 8/Pack (28101) • Staples $9.01 2 $18.02
Amazon Basics Two Pocket Plastic Dividers, 8 Tab Set, Multicolor, Pack of 3 Sets & 3 Ring Binder Dividers with 8 Tabs, Pack of 6 Sets • Amazon Business $17.48 1 $17.48
Oxford 31EE Ruled Index Cards, 3" x 5", White, 1,000 Cards (10 Packs of 100) (31) • Amazon Business $11.90 1 $11.90
22 Pieces Growth Mindset Posters Bulletin Board Positive Sayings Accents Display Set Homeschool or Classroom Decorations for Teachers and Students Bedroom Nursery Playroom Decor • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ballpoint Pen, Medium Point (1.0mm), Blue, 144-Count • Amazon Business $10.55 1 $10.55
BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ball Point Pen, Black, 144-Count • Amazon Business $10.17 1 $10.17
Crayola Broad Line Markers, Classic Colors 10 Each (Pack of 2) • Amazon Business $9.71 1 $9.71
Scissors, iBayam 8" Multipurpose Scissors Bulk 3-Pack, Ultra Sharp Blade Shears, Comfort-Grip Handles, Sturdy Sharp Scissors for Office Home School Sewing Fabric Craft Supplies, Right/Left Handed • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Zippered Binder Pencil Pouch with Rivet Enforced Hole 3 Ring Pencil Case Mixed Color 5 Packs • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29
Chalkboard Hall Pass Lanyards School Passes Set of 6 for School Classroom Teacher Gift • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Amazon Basics Pink Eraser, 24 Count • Amazon Business $7.87 1 $7.87
Pencil Sharpener, Manual Pencil Sharpeners, 4PCS Colorful Compact Dual Holes Pencil Sharpeners with Lid, Colored Pencil Sharpener for Kids & Adults, Portable Pencil Sharpener for Travel School Office • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Bostitch Office 20 Sheet Stapler, Small Stapler Size, Fits into the Palm of Your Hand; Assorted - No Color Choice, One per Order (B150-Asst) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
Crayola Colored Pencil Set, School Supplies, Assorted Colors, 36 Count, Long • Amazon Business $5.97 1 $5.97
BIC Wite-Out Brand EZ Correct Correction Tape, White, Fast, Clean & Easy To Use, Tear-Resistant Tape, 4-Count • Amazon Business $5.48 1 $5.48
Alsisk Pack of 4000PCS No.10 Mini Staples(Smaller Than Standard Staples) .Silver • Amazon Business $3.99 1 $3.99
Maped Helix USA Helix Professional Pencil Cap Latex Free Oversized Erasers 10ct (37360), White • Amazon Business $3.49 1 $3.49
Elmer's Disappearing Purple School Glue Sticks, 0.24 oz Each, 4 Sticks per Pack (E543) • Amazon Business $2.99 1 $2.99

Materials cost

$502.12

Vendor shipping charges

$13.41

State sales tax

$34.65

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$587.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$103.71

Total project goal

$691.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$691.42

1 Donor

-$691.42

Donations toward project cost

-$587.71

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$103.71

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