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Mrs. Barefoot from Charlottesville VA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Cooking and Learning From the Heart

My students need cooking supplies to be able to prepare and cook food in the classroom.

  • $219 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is sixty percent free or reduced-price lunch and filled with beautiful diversity. We have representatives from thirty-three different countries across the world.

We are a Title I school and we have close to five hundred students ranging from pre-k through fifth grade, all coming from mixed backgrounds.

As a school, we encourage Project Based Learning and maker-space activities for students to have unique learning experiences.

I teach a multi-age classroom that includes students in third, fourth, and fifth grade. Everyday the three grade levels work together to collaborate and learn from each other.

My Project

It is a goal of mine this year to be able to provide my multi-age classroom multiple opportunities to shop, prepare, and cook meals for each other. This will also help promote and show students healthy cooking styles and healthy diets.

Cooking in the classroom combines so many cross-curricular learning activities that will be able to allow my students to make connections to the content and give them life-long learning experiences.

We are asking for paring knives, cutting boards, pots and pans, mixing bowls, and cooking utensils to be able to provide our students with cooking experiences in the classroom. This will also bond our classroom together, and share meals and recipes that will connect us culturally. I look forward to being able many enriching, healthy, and delicious cooking opportunities.

Mrs. Barefoot
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AmazonBasics 8-Piece Non-Stick Cookware Set • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Kitchen Utensils set - 24 Nylon Stainless Steel Cooking Supplies - Non-Stick and Heat Resistant Cookware set - New Chef's Kitchen Gadget Tools Collection - Best for Pots and Pans - Great Holiday Gift • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
AmazonBasics 6-Piece Nonstick Bakeware Set • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Vremi 13 Piece Mixing Bowl Set With Handle - With Nesting Colorful Measuring Cups Spoons Colander Mesh Strainer - BPA Free Plastic Stackable Nested Mixing Bowls Large Small Pour Spout Baking Cooking • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
GORILLA GRIP Original Reversible Cutting Board (3-Piece Set) for Kitchen, BPA Free, Easy Grip Handle, Dishwasher Safe, Non-Porous, Boards are Extra Large and Thick, Juice Grooves (Set of Three: Red) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Good Cook Set Of 3 Non-Stick Cookie Sheet • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Brenium Paring and Garnishing Knife, Set of 12 Knives with Straight Edge 3 Inch Blade, Stainless Steel, Spear Point, Fruit & Vegetable, Green • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
AmazonBasics Silicone Baking Mat - 2-Pack • Amazon Business $9.62 1 $9.62

Materials cost

$153.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$185.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.80

Total project goal

$218.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$218.65

1 Donor

-$92.92

Donations toward project cost

-$92.92

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$109.33

Match offer toward project cost

-$92.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.40

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$16.40

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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