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Ms. Tran from El Monte CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Basic Classroom Materials Needed

Help me give my students basic classroom materials such as paper, glue, and markers to keep our classroom running smoothly.

  • $170 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are bright preschoolers and kindergartners with special needs. They are three- to five-year-olds with various disabilities including autism, cerebral palsy, other health impairment, and speech/language delays.

My students are from low-income families, and almost all are English language learners.

Some have just arrived in the United States from Mexico with parents who do not speak English. Despite the many challenges they face, they come ready each day to learn and play with the most positive attitudes.

It has been a true blessing to watch my students learn and grow. These young scholars amaze me every single day with their big hearts. A day in our classroom consists of enthusiasm, energy, and excitement. Every accomplishment, big or small, is celebrated!

My Project

My students are quite the creative bunch! All my students have speech or language deficits, but they love to express themselves through art. As an early childhood educator, I will always try my best to provide plenty of opportunities and resources to enrich my students’ experience in school. Art is a huge part of our preschool curriculum.

My classroom is in need of replenishing our basic classroom materials to continue our daily activities in art.

The materials in this project include glue, paper, and markers. We use glue, markers, and paper daily in preschool. These materials will surely make my preschoolers happy and engaged as they craft their own art projects! They will have so much fun while encouraging language and fine motor development.

Thank you for bringing this project to life for these amazing kids!

Ms. Tran
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 14 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples School Glue, 1 Gallon • Staples Advantage $9.75 4 $39.00
Staples Construction Paper, 9"W x 12"L, Assorted, 200/Pack (23104) • Staples Advantage $4.79 6 $28.74
Staples Copy Paper, LETTER-size, 92/104 US/Euro Brightness, 20 lb., 8 1/2" x 11", 500 Sheets/Ream • Staples Advantage $3.93 5 $19.65
Sharpie Fine Point Permanent Markers, Black, 1/Dz (30001) • Staples Advantage $7.92 2 $15.84

Materials cost

$103.23

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.45

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$144.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.45

Total project goal

$169.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$169.68

3 Donors

-$97.66

Donations toward project cost

-$89.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.65

match offer

-$64.97

Match offer toward project cost

-$55.22

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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