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Mrs. Lopez from Los Angeles CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Basic Supplies Needed for Little Scholars

Help me give my students a Pacon Super Value Posterboard, Expo Dry-Erase Markers, Oxford Twin Fastener Folders, Sharpie Permanent Markers, and Pacon Picture Story Chart Tablet.

  • $192 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My young scholars are very special and sweet to me. They are curious about everything and have a thirst for knowledge. My classroom consists of ELD (English Language Development) and EO (English Only) speakers. I have a mixture of Latino and African-American students. Most of my students attend a school where the majority of children come from low-economic backgrounds. These young students enter my classroom with smiles and ready to engage in fun-filled lessons and activities on a daily basis.

My Project

These basic supplies will make a difference in my students' learning because they are essential to build foundational skills. Students need visuals to understand new skills and also time to strengthen their fine motor skills. I need the poster board to demonstrate how to properly draw and write a basic story. The folders are needed to practice and learn the uppercase and lowercase letters. After practicing the alphabet and numbers, students use dry erase markers to practice how to properly write the alphabet and numbers. And lastly, the permanent markers are needed to write student names on nameplates and folders.

Mrs. Lopez
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Expo Low Odor Dry-Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 16/pk (81045) • Staples Advantage $14.07 3 $42.21
Oxford Twin Fastener Folders, Assorted Colors, 25/Box (OXF 57713) • Staples Advantage $30.39 1 $30.39
Pacon Super Value Posterboard • Staples Advantage $28.63 1 $28.63
Pacon Picture Story Chart Tablet, 24" x 32", Wide Ruled Writing Paper, 25 Sheets (PACMMK07430) • Staples Advantage $10.49 1 $10.49
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Tip, Assorted Inks, 3/Pack (30173) • Staples Advantage $4.29 2 $8.58

Materials cost

$120.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.01

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.80

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$163.11

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.78

Total project goal

$191.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$191.89

2 Donors

-$96.00

Donations toward project cost

-$81.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.40

match offer

-$95.89

Match offer toward project cost

-$81.51

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.38

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$0.00

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