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Mrs. Mohring from Bethlehem PA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Basics for Extraordinary Education

Help me give my students basic educational supplies that will transform educational opportunities!

  • $210 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from low-socio-economic neighborhoods and are "labeled" by schools as English language learners, special education, and/or at-risk. As the reading specialist, I work with small groups; however, our school was in great need of a library, so I now service all 420 students by providing a completely donated library/media center, as well! All of the books in our school library have been donated by the impoverished community surrounding our school. All of our technology within the library/media center is second-hand technology.

Our students are bright, eager learners, when given the appropriate tools to succeed!

They need and deserve so much, and the staff who surround them work tirelessly to provide them a quality education with the little resources available to them.

My Project

My underprivileged students are in need of an ABC's carpet to practice identifying letter names and sounds, white board markers and a white board easel to demonstrate word and sentence building skills, washable markers and construction paper to create projects, and a bulletin board to display their hard work!

Donations to this project will provide my students with basic necessary classroom items such as seating and project supplies.

We are hoping to enhance identification of letter sounds and names with the ABC carpet. We want to incorporate more projects, which is why we need the construction paper and markers. We also want to show pride in our work by displaying it for the whole school to see, which is why we need the bulletin board!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ottomanson Jenny Collection Light Blue Frame with Multi Colors Kids Children's Educational Alphabet (Non-Slip) Area Rug, Blue, 5'0" x 6'6" • Amazon Business $38.97 1 $38.97
Ibex DryErase Desktop Whiteboard Easel: Magnetic Tabletop Double Sided Non Ghosting White Board, Portable Erasable Whiteboards with Paper Clip, 2 Magnets & 2 Color Markers with Eraser Tip • Amazon Business $31.95 1 $31.95
ARTEZA Dry Erase Markers, Bulk Pack of 52 (with Chisel Tip), 4 Assorted Colors with Low-Odor Ink, Whiteboard Pens is Perfect for School, Office, or Home • Amazon Business $29.90 1 $29.90
Quartet Corkboard, Framed Bulletin Board, 2' x 3' Cork Board, Black Frame (MWDB2436-BK) • Amazon Business $18.31 1 $18.31
Crayola Ultra Clean Washable Broad Line Markers, 40 Classic Colors, Gift for Kids & Toddlers • Amazon Business $14.74 1 $14.74
Pacon Lightweight Construction Paper, 10 Assorted Colors, 9" x 12", 500 Sheets • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98

Materials cost

$145.85

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.19

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$178.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.42

Total project goal

$209.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$209.46

4 Donors

-$209.46

Donations toward project cost

-$178.04

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.42

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$0.00

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