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  • $439 goal

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Mrs. Perlongo
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Color Me Healthy

My students need new markers, crayons and colored pencils. I would also like to "wake up" my bulletin boards with new paper and borders.

My Students

Do you remember working on projects in school and using different colors to display your work? Well my students are using markers that are almost dried out, broken colored pencils and tiny crayons.

My students are 8th grade students that love to learn.

They look forward to health class and the different adventures we take each class. These students are from a low income area and most of them do not have parent support. They need this class to learn about different facts and skills that will teach them how to behave in the real world.

My Project

During the school year, my students complete many different projects. Having the right tools for the job is very important. Markers, colored pencils, and crayons help bring all their projects alive. I love displaying the work that my students complete, but my bulletin boards are boring and plain. The paper I requested will help display student work within my classroom in a more dynamic way.

By donating these supplies you are directly helping my students do better in class.

With better school supplies, they will try harder and take pride in their work. When provided with the right tools, you can see in their eyes, the passion and desire to do their very best.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PAPER FADELESS BRICKS 48X50' RL • School Specialty $18.99 2 $37.98
PAPER FADELESS BARN WOOD 48X50' RL • School Specialty $18.99 2 $37.98
MARKER CRAYOLA BROAD LINE ORIGINAL CLASSPACK OF 256 • School Specialty $73.14 1 $73.14
CRAYONS CRAYOLA 16 COLOR CLASS PACK OF 800 • School Specialty $56.99 1 $56.99
PENCIL CRAYOLA WATERCOLOR ASSORTED PK 240 • School Specialty $53.00 1 $53.00
DECORATIVE DESIGNS POP IT BORDER SET • School Specialty $18.99 1 $18.99
SEASONAL POP IT BORDER SET • School Specialty $18.99 1 $18.99
TRIMMERS COLOR COLLAGE VARIETY PACK • School Specialty $10.44 1 $10.44

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This project will reach 350 students.

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