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Mrs. McGoey from New York NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Color My AP Psych World With Markers, Crayons, Colored Pens...

Help me give my students in my AP Psychology classes dry erase markers, permanent markers, colored pens, crayons, colored pencils, electric pencil sharpeners, electric staplers, folders, notebooks, PTC paper, and a set of colored Rorschach tests.

  • $761 goal

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My Students

My students are a rainbow of cultural and socioeconomic diversity in a rich urban environment. They are both artistically and academically motivated in their learning as they attend an arts/performing arts high school in which they have specific majors of study in the arts. They are also college-oriented and choose rigorous preparatory coursework such as College Board-level Advanced Placement classes. They also enjoy expressing their knowledge and their art through classroom discussions and debates, group work, and hands-on experiments and projects.

My Project

Psychological research has shown that students can remember, recognize, and recall what they have learned in class more easily if they see and take notes using different colored medium. My AP Psychology students need dry erase markers, permanent markers, colored pens, crayons, and colored pencils to help create "memory retrieval cues" of color to the class' content. My students will also need electric pencil sharpeners, electric staplers, folders, notebooks, and a set of colored Rorschach Tests for their classwork, homework assignments, and projects that link the memory-enhancing creativity of the arts to their learning and application of the humanities in AP Psychology. We will also take an opportunity to explore the use of the senses of smell and taste and their effects on memory with the use of the PTC paper.

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This project will reach 170 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Prang (Dixon Ticonderoga) Colored Pencils, 3.3mm, Sharpened, Master Pack, 12 Colors, 24 Packs, 288/Box • Staples Advantage $43.39 2 $86.78
Staples Power Extreme Electric Pencil Sharpener, Heavy-Duty, Black (21834) • Staples Advantage $41.14 2 $82.28
BIC Mark-it Permanent Marker, Fine Point Tip, Assorted Colors, Dozen (32592/GPMAP12AS) • Staples Advantage $4.77 15 $71.55
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Ultra-Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 12 Pack • Staples Advantage $11.79 5 $58.95
Staples Accel Strong Wirebound 1-Subject Notebooks, 8 1/2" x 11", College Ruled, 100 Sheets • Staples Advantage $1.64 35 $57.40
Expo Low Odor Chisel Tip Dry-Erase Markers, Assorted, 12/pk (80699) • Staples Advantage $9.89 5 $49.45
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Cosmic Color, Limited Edition, 24 Count (2033573) • Staples Advantage $20.99 2 $41.98
Staples Electric Half Strip Stapler, 20 Sheet Capacity, Black and Gold (45258) • Staples Advantage $19.99 2 $39.98
Color Splash Crayons, 800/Box • Staples Advantage $30.19 1 $30.19
Sharpie Chisel Tip Permanent Markers, Black, 12/pk (38201) • Staples Advantage $15.49 1 $15.49
PAPER TASTE CONTROL VL100.. • Ward's Science $3.36 4 $13.44
TASTE PAPER SODIUM BENZ VIAL100. • Ward's Science $3.36 4 $13.44
PAPER PTC TASTE-TEST • Ward's Science $3.36 4 $13.44
TEST PAPER THIOUREA EA=100 STRIPS. • Ward's Science $3.36 4 $13.44
Expo Low Odor Chisel Tip Dry-Erase Markers, Assorted, 12/pk (80699) • Staples Advantage $9.89 1 $9.89
Sanford Sharpie Flip Chart Markers, 8-Color Assorted Set • Staples Advantage $9.49 1 $9.49

Materials cost

$607.19

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$646.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$114.05

Total project goal

$760.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$760.35

4 Donors

-$380.17

Donations toward project cost

-$323.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.02

match offer

-$380.18

Match offer toward project cost

-$323.15

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.03

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$0.00

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