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Mr. J. from Kissimmee FL is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Supplies: Let's Get This School Year Started Right!

My students need basic classroom supplies, including a pencil sharpener, ink for our classroom printer, staples, and classroom rewards to give a great start to the best school year yet!

  • $218 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Our school is a Title I school that is in an at-risk and low-income neighborhood. My students come from diverse backgrounds; the majority are Hispanic or African American. A little less than half of my students are limited English proficient and exceptional education students.

Many come from single-parent​ households or families that are in transition.

We work very hard to overcome all of these challenges. My students have the exact same eagerness to learn science as their peers in more affluent schools. Unfortunately, the school's resources and technology are very limited.

My classroom is a place where curiosity is cultivated and creativity is fostered. My students are inquisitive learners who love learning about our world. I strive to make all lessons interesting and engaging so students become more curious about the world and crave even more knowledge. The world's greatest inventions and advancements all started with curiosity.

My Project

The resources I am requesting will be used daily in my classroom by the students. Our classroom needs a pencil sharpener this year because our classroom pencil sharpener stopped working at the end of the last school year. We also need ink for our classroom printer. I am also requesting lollipops and hard candy to give out as occasional classroom rewards. Students get super excited over these little rewards for great work or good behavior, which motivates students even more. Lastly, I am requesting basics such as staples and binder clips to help with students' organizational skills.

These classroom supplies will help my students get a great start to the best school year yet!

The supplies will help my classroom operate more effectively, which will lead to academic success.

Mr. J.
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 150 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Blow Pops Assorted Popss (Pack of 100) • Amazon Business $19.38 2 $38.76
Arthur Imaging Compatible High Yield Toner Cartridge Replacement for Brother TN630 TN660 (Black, 1-Pack) • Amazon Business $13.95 2 $27.90
X-ACTO School Pro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener, Blue, 1 Count (1670) • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95
JOLLY RANCHER Hard Candy, 5 Pounds • Amazon Business $11.95 2 $23.90
19-pack Compatible Ink Cartridge Replacement for Canon PGI-250XL CLI-251XL work with Canon PIXMA MX922 MG5520 MG7120 MG7520 MG6320 MG6620 IP8720 MG5420 MG5620 IX6820 MG5522 MG5422 IP7220 MX722 MG6420 • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Ktrio Staples Premium Chisel Point Standard Staples 1/4" Length 20 Sheet Capacity 1000 Staples per Box Total 8,000 Staples for Swingline Bostitch Sparco Stapler • Amazon Business $6.45 2 $12.90
Coofficer Binder Clips Paper Clamps Assorted Sizes 100 Count (Black), X Large, Large, Medium, Small, X Small and Micro, 6 Sizes in One Pack | Meet Your Different Using Needs • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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