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Mr. North from Elk Grove CA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Needs the Basics

My students need a lot of classroom supplies like headphones, batteries, pencil sharpeners. We are in need of many of the basics.

  • $353 goal

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My Students

The students at my school are great. They work hard and are always exciting about learning. We are a very large middle school, close to 1300 students in total.

Our school serves a wide range of students and we have some amazing electives at our school!

Students can take Video Production, Art, Spanish, Computer Science, Computer Technology, and Photoshop among others. Our school has been a schools to watch school more than once. It's definitely a great place to teach.

My Project

I'm requesting many different classroom materials to help enrich my classroom. My Career Exploration students need the resume paper in order to have a printed copy of their resume. They also need the pastel paper for scoring rubrics. These students will be using the filler paper for various writing assignments. The pencil sharpeners will be used quite often in this class.

And I'm very excited about getting the Hidden Figures DVD.

My Career Exploration class will be watching this movie to learn more about women who work in STEM fields. My Computer Science students will be excited about getting the extra Lego Mindstorm supplies. We are in need of some extra pieces for our robotics projects. This will help us tremendously.

All of my classes will be using the headphones whenever someone needs some quiet work time or an online simulation with sound is being used. And the tray will be used for all classes to turn in their assignments. The hand sanitizer and wipes will help to keep the classroom neat and germ free. Also, all of my students can earn a piece of candy for hard work and effort in class.

I will be using the packing tape and mailers to mail out ink cartridge recycling. This helps raise money for classroom supplies.

Mr. North
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Jolly Rancher Hard Candy Original Flavors Assortment Bag, 3.75 lb. • Staples Advantage $13.99 2 $27.98
Koss KPH7 On-Ear Headphone, White • Staples Advantage $6.99 3 $20.97
LEGO Technic 49 piece lot, specialty suspension control arms and misc pins, Mindstorms, NXT, EV3 by LEGO • Amazon Business $20.41 1 $20.41
Bounty Select-A-Size Paper Towels, 63 Sheets/Roll, 8 Regular Rolls/Case (PGC 88187/81531) • Staples Advantage $19.99 1 $19.99
82 Piece LEGO TECHNIC Supplemental Parts Pack: genuine LEGO beams, liftarms, and pins. Mindstorms, EV3, NXT • Amazon Business $16.95 1 $16.95
Southworth 100% Cotton Exceptional Resume Paper, 8.5" x 11", 24 lb., Wove Finish, Ivory, 100 Sheets/Box (R14ICF) • Staples Advantage $16.49 1 $16.49
Duracell Alkaline "AA" Batteries, 12-Pack • Staples Advantage $14.99 1 $14.99
Staples Dual Dome Pencil Sharpener • Staples Advantage $2.49 6 $14.94
Staples Cloth Paper Tray, Charcoal • Staples Advantage $11.99 1 $11.99
LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 Touch Sensor 45507 • Amazon Business $3.99 3 $11.97
Kleenex Boutique Face Tissue, 2-Ply, 95 Sheets/Box, 6 Boxes/Pack (21271) • Staples Advantage $11.79 1 $11.79
Hidden Figures • Amazon Business $9.96 1 $9.96
Staples EasyClose Bubble Cushioned CD Mailers, 7-1/4" x 7-1/4", 12/Pack • Staples Advantage $9.29 1 $9.29
Staples Brights Colored Paper, 8.5" x 11", Orange, 500/Ream (20108) • Staples Advantage $7.73 1 $7.73
Purell Naturals Hand Sanitizer, 8 oz. • Staples Advantage $3.79 2 $7.58
Scotch Heavy-Duty Shipping Tape, 1.88" x 800", Clear (142) • Staples Advantage $2.89 2 $5.78
Dawn Professional Manual Pot and Pan Detergent, Original, 38 oz. • Staples Advantage $5.49 1 $5.49
Staples Filler Paper, 8" x 10 1/2", Wide Ruled, 3-Hole Punched, 120 Sheets • Staples Advantage $1.00 5 $5.00
Sustainable Earth by Staples Multipurpose Cleaning Wipes; 60/Pack • Staples Advantage $4.29 1 $4.29

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