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Ms. Gillis from Lowell MA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Color Me Happy!

Help me give my students visuals to support their learning in the classroom.

  • $322 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom includes 24 extremely hardworking students! Many of these children come from low-income homes, which comes with various day to day struggles. All of my students receive free breakfast and lunch each day at school; however, they come to school each day with dreams and ambitions for the future. We are a very diverse classroom and work hard to acknowledge each individual's differences.

My goal is to provide my students with visuals to support their learning in the classroom.

My Project

In a very diverse classroom with both English Language Learners and students with learning disabilities, visuals are crucial. I utilize visuals with my students on a daily basis. Some of the ways in which I meet the needs of my students is through the use of colorful vocabulary word walls, notebook inserts, and pictures.

Our classroom printer is no longer working and our school does not have a colored printer.

It would be extremely helpful to have a colored printer to continue making these resources. I worry about my students who will suffer due to the loss of these supports.

Ms. Gillis
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Epson Expression ET-2700 EcoTank Wireless Color All-in-One Supertank Printer with Scanner and Copier • Amazon Business $219.99 1 $219.99
Hammermill Paper, Copy Paper, 8.5 x 11 Paper, Letter Size, 20lb Paper, 92 Bright, 3 Ream Case / 1,500 Sheets (113620C) Acid Free Paper • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$239.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$273.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.28

Total project goal

$321.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$321.86

3 Donors

-$319.21

Donations toward project cost

-$273.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.63

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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