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Mrs. Ennen from Des Moines IA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Supplies

My students need classroom supplies and new posters for our walls.

  • $662 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are some of the most dynamic, creative and intelligent kids. They never cease to amaze me with their drive and resilience.

My students come from a variety of backgrounds, we are an inner-city school with limited resources and high poverty.

Many of my students face challenges in life, however, they are able to come to school with a smile on their face and ready to learn. School is their safe place, where they can be the best of who they are.

My Project

We are in dire need of classroom supplies. Many of our pencils, crayons, and Post-It notes have been used up or are no longer working! Many of my students rely on me to provide them with the easel pads, folders, tape, and scissors they need to complete their work.

I want to surround my students in a positive environment.

I believe in them and need them to believe in themselves. Being able to read the motivational quotes on the posters daily, will help them to continue with positive thoughts in their head.

Knowing that I believe in them and that they can come to me with their needs without feeling ashamed or embarrassed can make all the difference in the level of their success.

Mrs. Ennen
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
5-Pack of Premium Self-Stick Easel Pads - 25 x 30 Inches, 30 Sheets Per Pad - Thick Paper, Strong Staples, Sticky Easel Pads • Amazon Business $94.99 1 $94.99
Quill Brand Stainless-Steel Scissors 8-1/2", Bent Blade • $4.67 20 $93.40
Dixon Ticonderoga Woodcase Pencils, #2 Soft, Yellow Barrel, 72/Pack • $16.99 4 $67.96
JAM Paper Heavy Duty 3 Hole Punch 2 Pocket Plastic School Folders, Assorted Fashion Colors, 6/Pack (383HHPFASSRT) • $12.74 5 $63.70
Post-it Super Sticky Notes, 3" x 3", Miami Collection, 12 Pads/Pack (654-12SSMIA) • $16.99 3 $50.97
Paper Mate Flair Felt-Tip Pens, Medium Point, Assorted, 12/pk (74423) • $14.44 3 $43.32
Crayola Crayons, 24/Box • $2.20 10 $22.00
Inspire U 6-Chart Pack #3 • $18.35 1 $18.35
Post-it Notes, 4" x 6", Canary Yellow, Lined, 5 Pads/Pack (660-5PK) • $14.79 1 $14.79
Scotch Magic Tape with Refillable Dispenser, 6/Pack • $14.02 1 $14.02
Trend Educational Classroom Posters, You can't change the past, but you • $5.09 1 $5.09
Creative Teaching Press 13 3/8" x 19" Inspire U Poster, Mistakes • $2.63 1 $2.63

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