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Ms. Sizemore from Aurora IN is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Color Our World!

Help me give my students a color printer so they can have colorful printed activities that can be used over and over!

  • $256 goal

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My Students

My students love coming to school! They quickly realize we provide a safe learning environment with a consistent routine designed to their specific needs. Our classroom provides the foundation to all of their future learning experiences!

My students all have special needs and are preschoolers ages 3 to 5.

They have been identified as having delays in their cognitive abilities, speech, physical skills , social skills, and or self-help skills. Their needs vary greatly, and they each have individual goals. Our school is considered high poverty and many receive a sack lunch to take home on the weekends.

My Project

A color printer will enhance the children's learning. In our preschool special needs class, we don't have text books or work books and our curriculum all needs printed out. If we had a color printer in our room, we could print and use all the curriculum as it is intended to be used. Many items we print are fine black and white, however when working on colors the activities obviously need to be in color. We have other snack, science, craft, etc. activities that would be more engaging if presented in color.

Students love hands on learning!

Many of the activities we print are laminated or placed in sheet protectors to be used over and over by all the students. Our Math and English/Language Arts activities are also sometimes printed, laminated, an used with velcro, so students can be more engaged in choosing the correct answer.These activities can be used multiple times as students take turns in the different centers. Please consider adding color to our world!

Ms. Sizemore
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Canon PG-245XL/CL-246XL Ink/Photo Paper Pack, Compatible to MX490, MX492, MG2522, MG3020,MG2920,MG2924,iP2820,MG2525 and MG2420 • Amazon Business $53.96 2 $107.92
Canon PIXMA MX492, Wireless All-In-One Small Printer and PG-245 Black Cartridge • Amazon Business $57.96 1 $57.96
Vkey 1000pcs (500 Pair Sets) 20mm Diameter Sticky Back Coins Hook & Loop Self Adhesive Dots Tapes White-Delivery by FBA • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Epson Value Photo Paper Glossy, 4"x6", 100 Sheets (S400034) • Amazon Business $4.74 1 $4.74

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