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Ms. Carlisle from Anniston AL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Transformation Experiences

Help me give my students supplies such as ink cartridges and STEAM sets to transform our classroom for engaging learning experiences.

  • $961 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Welcome to my 3rd grade classroom! I teach at a Title I school where approximately 90% of the students at our school receive free or reduced-price lunch, and many come from single-parent, low-income households.

My classroom is very culturally diverse, and I have several students in my class who speak English as a second language.

Despite the challenges that my students are faced with, they come to school very eager to learn and willing to try new things. My favorite thing about my class is how my students love, accept, and celebrate each other despite their differences.

My Project

My students love classroom transformations. They provide students with a fun and engaging learning environment to help them stay actively engaged in classroom instruction. I would like to transform my classroom into a construction site, a glow room, and a detective agency. The decor I selected will help me accomplish this goal. The card stock and ink will be used to print lessons to go along with these themes, and the storage bins and pencil bags will be used to store materials.

These resources would help me provide my students with engaging, memorable classroom learning experiences.

This not only makes the classroom fun and unique, but it also improves student learning by helping them connect better to what I'm teaching. When connections are made, students have a better chance at retaining information. Please help me transform our classroom.

Ms. Carlisle
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP 63 | Ink Cartridge | Tri-color | F6U61AN • Amazon Business $28.89 3 $86.67
STEAM Life Kids Tool Set for Toddlers Age 3 4 5 6 7 Year Old Boy Toys - 23 pc Tool Box Set Toy Tools for Kids • Amazon Business $17.59 4 $70.36
HP 63 | Ink Cartridge | Black | F6U62AN • Amazon Business $20.89 3 $62.67
Tigerdoe Kids Party Dress Up - 8 Hats with 8 Vests- Construction Party - Birthday Favors (8 Construction Hats & 8 Construction Vests) • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
LED Glasses Package,20 Pack Light Up Glasses 6 Color LED Plastic Sunglasses Shutter Shades and 20 pcs 4 Color LED Finger Lights for Kid and Adults Glow in the Dark New Year Party Supplies Party Favors • Amazon Business $23.88 2 $47.76
9 LED Black Light, Gohyo 27W LED UV Bar Glow in the Dark Party Supplies for Christmas Blacklight Party Birthday Wedding Stage Lighting, Material Metal Iron • Amazon Business $18.99 2 $37.98
10 Neon Colors Unisex Wholesale Sunglasses for Kids Party Favor Supplies (10Black) • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
IRIS USA TB-42 12 Quart Stack & Pull Box, Clear, 6 Stack and pull • Amazon Business $29.79 1 $29.79
HP 63 | Ink Cartridge | Tri-color | F6U61AN • Amazon Business $28.89 1 $28.89
Party Hats, Neon Color Plastic Gangster Fedora Party Hats for Adults, Teens and Kids, by Playscene (48, Neon Gangster Hat) … • Amazon Business $27.95 1 $27.95
400 Glow Sticks Bulk Party Supplies - Glow in The Dark Bracelets and Necklaces Party Pack, Includes 7 Vibrant Colors of 8" Glowsticks and Connectors • Amazon Business $23.90 1 $23.90
HP 63 | Ink Cartridge | Black | F6U62AN • Amazon Business $20.89 1 $20.89
Neenah Exact Index, 110 lb, 8.5 x 11 Inches, 250 Sheets, White, 94 Brightness • Amazon Business $9.64 2 $19.28
3 Ring Pencil Pouch, 12 Pack, with Mesh Window, 2 Compartments, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
WATINC 72ft Neon Paper Garland, Black Light Circle Dots Hanging Decorations for Neon Birthday Party Wedding Glow in The Dark Decorations, Glow Party Supplies with 3Pcs UV Blacklight Reactive Tapes • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Beistle Construction Barricade Stand-Up, 3.1 by 271/4-Inch, Multicolor • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Midnight Glo 78ft Neon Paper Pennant Banner Hanging Decorations for Birthday Party Wedding Decorations Black Light Reactive UV Glow Party (6 Pack) • Amazon Business $15.95 1 $15.95
LuckyStar365 48 pcs Novelty Fake Mustaches, Mustache Party Supplies, Self Adhesive Mustaches for Masquerade Party & Performance • Amazon Business $6.99 2 $13.98
Beistle Fingerprints Peel N Place Sheet, 12 by 17-Inch, Black/White (2-Pack) • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
5-Pack SUPER BRIGHT UV Blacklight Reactive Fluorescent / Neon Gaffer Tape Matte Finish • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
Premium Yellow Caution Tape • 3 inch x 1000 feet • Bright Yellow w/ Bold Black Text • 3" wide for Maximum Readability • Strongest & Thickest Tape • For Danger/Hazardous areas • Amazon Business $12.80 1 $12.80
Black & Yellow Hazard Warning Safety Stripe Tape • 2" x 36 Yds • Ideal For Walls, Floors, Pipes And Equipment. • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Dondor Enterprises Sports Training Cones, 7" Inch, 1 Dozen Multipurpose Orange Sports Cones • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
Spy Agents of Truth Footprint Floor Decals Black Shoe Footprint Stickers for School Classroom Decoration 16 Prints • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
PSI Lineup Insta-View Party Accessory (1 count) (1/Pkg) • Amazon Business $6.07 1 $6.07
AmazonBasics Ruled Index Flash Cards, Assorted Neon Colored, 3x5 Inch, 300-Count • Amazon Business $5.49 1 $5.49

Materials cost

$717.16

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$58.45

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.76

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$816.37

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$144.07

Total project goal

$960.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$960.44

1 Donor

-$480.22

Donations toward project cost

-$408.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.03

match offer

-$480.21

Match offer toward project cost

-$408.18

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.03

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$0.00

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