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Ms. Schneider from Cleveland OH is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Bold! Bright! Organized! Essentials for a Montessori Classroom!

Help me give my students beautifully laminated materials that they can complete independently and will last for years!

  • $279 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is part of a large urban district and has one of the highest levels of poverty in the country. We pull students from all over the city to participate in our free, public program.

I teach in a Montessori school, where we focus on the individual needs of the children and follow them on their learning path.

Our return to school has been successful, and we are learning to use materials in a safe way. Our students are in grades 1-3 and we have them for a 3 year cycle. This allows us to individualize the curriculum for each child.

My Project

The materials I am requesting will be used for school and at home practice. We are constantly working to grow and develop many skills. The laminating sheets and ink will provide the opportunity to create new materials that the students can use and manipulate both in the classroom and at home. Best practices include multiple opportunities to practice skills and when students have their own personal materials, they have a better chance at retention of skills.

Students need the opportunity to constantly create new materials so they can take ownership of their learning.

The materials needed for printing materials on laminated cardstock will ensure their longevity in the classroom.

Ms. Schneider
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 25 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Canon PG-240XL Black High Yield Ink Cartridge (5206B001) • Staples $22.99 4 $91.96
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, Letter Size, 100 Pouches (TP3854-100WM) • Staples $20.45 3 $61.35
Canon CL-241 Tri-Color Standard Yield Ink Cartridge (5209B001) • Staples $24.99 2 $49.98

Materials cost

$203.29

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.05

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$236.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.71

Total project goal

$278.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$278.05

4 Donors

-$147.41

Donations toward project cost

-$132.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.10

match offer

-$122.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$104.03

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.36

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.25

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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