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Mrs. Batten from San Antonio TX is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Goals and Gains

Help me give my students a shelf to store our jackets and backpacks. The speaker will help us hear our presentations more clearly.

  • $569 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My first grade students are excited and eager for this year's learning challenges. Our diversity makes our classroom whole and complete, as we each can bring our own personal experiences and perspectives to create well-rounded conversations and projects.

They strive to be the best and greatest at everything they do.

With this year's goals and projects in mind, we need some items that can really help make our year even greater!

We live in San Antonio, Texas and we attend a small public charter STEM school campus of around 200 students. We come from a variety of backgrounds and ethnicities, including Hispanic Americans, African Americans, and Indian Americans to name a few. Since our campus is quite small, and we are a charter school, we are often underserved in many respects. Please consider helping out in any way that you can! It will be put to great use, and greatly appreciated by my 5 and 6 year olds!

My Project

We are requesting a coat and backpack hook shelf to store our daily belongings. We currently use command hooks and they are already falling off of the wall. We have jackets and lunchboxes on the floor, due to lack of storage, so this will help us tremendously.

My students are over the moon to do a dinosaur dig!

The headphones we are requesting are just so we have a couple of pairs to use with our istation math and reading programs. We are also requesting a speaker to connect to the teachers computer so that we can properly hear instructional videos.

There are other odds and ends requested to help us keep our classroom creative and cohesive. We are excited to soar through our goals this year.

Mrs. Batten
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Childcraft Wall Coat Locker with Shelf, 47-3/4 x 7-3/4 x 7-3/4 Inches • Amazon Business $95.21 1 $95.21
Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM Waterproof Super Portable Bluetooth Speaker – IPX7 Waterproof – 10-hour Battery Life – Cashmere Pink • Amazon Business $72.95 1 $72.95
Swingline Paper Trimmer/Cutter, Guillotine, 12" Cut Length, 10 Sheets Capacity, ClassicCut Lite (9312) • Amazon Business $29.97 1 $29.97
AmazonBasics Thermal Laminator • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
Cute Cactus Black Ink Gel Office Writing Pens Set of 12,Rolling Ball Fine Point Pens • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Stabilo Point 88 Fineliner Pens, 0.4 mm - 30-Color Wallet Set • Amazon Business $18.27 1 $18.27
The Way I Feel • Amazon Business $15.26 1 $15.26
Iggy Peck, Architect • Amazon Business $14.92 1 $14.92
Islandborn • Amazon Business $14.35 1 $14.35
I Am Enough • Amazon Business $14.24 1 $14.24
Self Adhesive Dots, Hompie 1050pcs(525 Pairs) 3/4" Diameter Sticky Back Coins Nylon Coins, Hook & Loop Dots with Waterproof Sticky Glue Coins Tapes, Perfect for School,Office, Home(White),Mother's Day • Amazon Business $13.98 1 $13.98
I Am Peace: A Book of Mindfulness • Amazon Business $13.46 1 $13.46
What Do You Do With a Chance? • Amazon Business $12.71 1 $12.71
Press Here • Amazon Business $12.67 1 $12.67
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History (Vashti Harrison) • Amazon Business $11.89 1 $11.89
Khanka Hard Travel Case for Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM Waterproof Super Portable Bluetooth Speaker - (Black) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
I Am Human: A Book of Empathy • Amazon Business $10.52 1 $10.52
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4 -Inches, 3 mil thick, 100-Pack (TP3854-100) • Amazon Business $10.45 1 $10.45
National Geographic Dinosaur Dig Kit • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Staedtler Triplus Fineliner 0.3 mm Porous Point Pen 334 - SB10, 10 pack • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Black & White Patterned Washi Tape Set (5 Rolls Per Unit) Each Roll Includes 16 Ft. Of Tape. • Amazon Business $7.74 1 $7.74
Fiskars 23517097J Circle Hand Punch, 1/8 Inch, Purple • Amazon Business $6.15 1 $6.15

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