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  • $161 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Bourque
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Color Copy Paper Needed

My students need colored copy paper to make vocabulary flash cards.

My Students

My students are anxious for interesting ways to enhance their ELA skills. We have started an interactive notebook which they love. However, they really want some colored paper to make it interesting.

I have 116 teenagers daily.

My students are all 8th grade students between the ages of 13-15. One thing I have learned about this age group is they want to have fun while learning and need as much hands on activities as possible. My students come from an extremely poor and small rural area originally developed for coal mining. Several of my students have never even ventured out of our area. Students are eager to learn, but need interactive ways to keep their engagement.

My Project

The colored copy paper will be used in our interactive notebook. By making copies and flash cards on colored paper students will easily differentiate which lesson we are currently working on, as I will use once color per lesson. One week red, the next blue, etc.. This will not only help with keeping them organized, but also making the notebook more interesting to look at. In the long run, enabling to keep their attention.

Students are eager for anything bright and colorful.

In addition, the colors help keep their attention. Colored paper has also been proved to assist students with different conditions such as Autism, Asperger's, ADD, and ADHD by keeping their attention and aiding in memorization.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wausau Paper Astrobrights 8 1/2 x 11 Inch 24 lb Colored Paper Assortment 500 Sheets (22289) • Amazon $12.16 7 $85.12
Neenah Astrobrights Premium Color Paper, 24 lb, 8.5 x 11 Inches, 500 Sheets Planetary Purple • Amazon $9.99 1 $9.99
Neenah Astrobrights Premium Color Paper, 24 lb, 8.5 x 11 Inches, 500 Sheets Rocket Red • Amazon $9.98 1 $9.98

Materials cost

$105.09

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.58

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$136.67

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.12

Total project goal

$160.79

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$160.79

1 Donor

-$125.84

Donations toward project cost

-$110.84

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

match offer

-$30.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$25.83

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.56

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.56

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 116 students.

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