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Ms. Rennie from Petaluma CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Reboot

Help me give my students supplies to create science notebooks and participate in project based learning throughout the year.

  • $587 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I will be returning to the classroom in a new school and new district after supporting teachers for the past 4 years.

I will be teaching 2 sections of 7th Grade Science and 2 sections of Robotics which will be a mixture of 7th and 8th grade students.

Each class will have on average 30 students which means I will have roughly 120 students.

36% of my new students qualify for free and reduced lunch status and 15.7% are English Language Learners. I'm excited to meet all of them in two weeks.

My Project

I'm returning the classroom and need to replenish my favorite classroom supplies. I donated all of my supplies to other teachers when I left the classroom 4 years ago. Before I go back to the classroom I want to make sure I'm ready for success.

I'm requesting classroom basics that the students will use on a weekly basis.

Students will be building a science notebook throughout the year. We will be creating graphs and diagrams and the glue and scissors will make it easy to add them to the science notebooks. These tools will help student work in groups and on project based learning activities.

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

This project will reach 120 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Emraw 8-Digit Dual Power Pocket Size Calculator Standard Function Student Large LCD Display Electronic Desktop Accounting Office Calculators (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $10.99 6 $65.94
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 60 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $14.87 4 $59.48
Crayola Broad Line Markers Bulk, School Supplies, 16 Bold Colors, 256Count • Amazon Business $56.88 1 $56.88
1InTheoffice Pencil Box, Translucent Clear (4 Pack) • Amazon Business $14.79 3 $44.37
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $9.99 4 $39.96
IRIS USA, Inc. CNL-6 6 Quart Non-Latching Box, 18 Pack, Clear, • Amazon Business $35.92 1 $35.92
Crayola Colored Pencils, Bulk Classpack, Classroom Supplies, 12 Assorted Colors, 240 Count • Amazon Business $32.90 1 $32.90
EXPO 1884309 Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Ultra Fine Tip, Assorted Colors, 8-Count • Amazon Business $5.80 4 $23.20
hand2mind Ruler, 12-Inch Rainbow Colored, Clear Plastic, for School Classroom, Home, or Office (Bulk Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $11.50 2 $23.00
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 16 Count • Amazon Business $10.94 2 $21.88
X-ACTO Powerhouse Electric Sharpener, Black (1799) • Amazon Business $20.09 1 $20.09

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