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Mrs. Amezcua from Los Angeles CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bring a Little Color to Remote Learning

Help me give my students crayons to express themselves creatively and printer ink to print data reports.

  • $198 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our elementary school is a small Title I school located in East Los Angeles.

On March 13th we ended school so abruptly, it was a shock to our entire school community.

LAUSD has continued to feed students with the Grab and Go program. We started remote learning right away from the start of school closures! The sudden shift of in-class learning to virtual learning has created a learning gap for my first grade students. I have continuously posted art assignments on Google Classroom to keep my students engaged and to reduce their stress level during these unprecedented times.

My Project

My goal is to provide crayons to my students so that they have the opportunity to express themselves while they create art. Providing them these tools will help ease the stress level they are encountering while trying to cope with this pandemic and remote learning. Furthermore, the computer ink will be used to print student digital platform data reports. Much of my students' remote learning requires them to access digital platforms and giving me the ability to print reports would help me manage their progress.

My hope is that my students maintain their mental health by finding ways to express themselves.

These trying times can take a toll on our young students. Please help me give my students these resources and bring some joy into their new home learning life!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Crayons, 24/Box • Staples Advantage $1.80 24 $43.20
HP 63XL High Yield dye based tricolor original ink cartridge • CDW-G $41.57 1 $41.57
HP 63XL High Yield black original ink cartridge • CDW-G $39.59 1 $39.59

Materials cost

$124.36

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.38

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$167.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.58

Total project goal

$197.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$197.19

1 Donor

-$167.61

Donations toward project cost

-$167.61

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$29.58

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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