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Mr. Lang from Floral Park NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Colorizing Our World!

Help me give my students pocket folders, colored tape, and laminator to create purposeful and colorful projects within our classroom.

  • $291 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Mr. L.! Mr. L.! You have to read my story!" - quote from an ESL student who struggles with writing, so eager to show he was able to complete his story with a strategy my co-teacher and I taught him.

How do you describe 32 children that make you love to come to work/school every day?

My students come from a wide range of social, emotional, and economic backgrounds. Each student has different learning needs, and each student requires academic resources that are engaging in order to attain grade level standards. It is an amazing group that loves to please the teachers by working as hard as possible. They are proud and love to be engaged in learning experiences.

My Project

Being in the NYC school district is amazing. The cultures are so diverse! Having 32 students is quite challenging when it comes to ensuring our supplies can make it throughout the school year. This project has a little of everything to allow our students to have a successful year. In my classroom, my students will have the opportunity to decorate our bulletin boards with their work, using the folders, colored and clear tape, and bulletin board letters. Lastly, they will be able to create their own name plate/I.D. badge to carry with them around the school or on class trips.

By donating to this project, you're allowing the children to take ownership of their learning and classroom environment.

My kids love to be creative. The laminator will help preserve their masterpieces. They also enjoy studying and working independently. The study corrals will allow them to do just that, free of surrounding distractions.

We appreciate anything you can do to help our students have the most successful and colorful year we can! Thank you all.

Mr. Lang
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pacon Privacy Boards, Black, 48" x 16", 4 Boards (3791) • Amazon Business $11.62 3 $34.86
Scotch PRO Thermal Laminator, Never Jam Technology Automatically Prevents Misfed Items , 2 Roller System (TL906) • Amazon Business $32.39 1 $32.39
Poly Project Pocket, Letter Size, Assorted Colors, 10/Pack (53296) • Amazon Business $6.34 4 $25.36
Waterproof Plastic Name Tags ID Card Holder Cord Lanyards for Kids Name Labels, School, Camp, Field Trip, Business Event, Conference Badges Holder, Name Tag with Lanyard (60, Royal Blue Vertical) • Amazon Business $19.88 1 $19.88
M-jump Multi Colored Masking Tape Painters Washi Tape - 10 Rolls Variety Set - 1in x 22yd Per set - Holiday Decorations Fun DIY Arts Supplies Kit for Little Kids, Toddlers & Adults • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Swingline Staplers, Commercial Desktop Staplers, 20 Sheet Capacity, Black, 2 Pack (44401AZ) • Amazon Business $13.04 1 $13.04
Swingline Stapler, 747 Iconic Desktop Stapler, 25 Sheet Capacity, Rio Red (74736) • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4 -Inches, 3 mil thick, 100-Pack (TP3854-100) • Amazon Business $10.45 1 $10.45
Tombow 68721 MONO Hybrid Correction Tape, 10-Pack. Easy To Use Applicator for Instant Corrections • Amazon Business $10.22 1 $10.22
Scotch Heavy Duty Shipping Packaging Tape, 1.88 Inch x 800 Inch, Clear,Pack of 3 • Amazon Business $9.29 1 $9.29
Pacon 4" Self-Adhesive Uppercase and Lowercase Letters, 154-Count, Black (51693) • Amazon Business $8.78 1 $8.78
Creative Teaching Press Bold Black 4" Designer Letters (1949) • Amazon Business $7.89 1 $7.89
Correction Tapes, Bosiwee Correction Roller Pocket Mouse Corrector Tape Single Line Contain 315" Each White Correction Mouse for Office School • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99
TREND enterprises, Inc. T-79741 Black 4" Playful Combo Ready Letters • Amazon Business $6.24 1 $6.24

Materials cost

$213.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$247.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.62

Total project goal

$290.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$290.80

6 Donors

-$273.15

Donations toward project cost

-$247.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.97

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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