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Mrs. Justus from Hurley VA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Cooking Up Learning

Help me give my students earbuds for listening, materials for transforming the classroom and a bag of rewards.

  • $158 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Our community relies heavily on the coal industry. Our small community was hit hard when coal started declining. School should be a fun place for students to escape the worries of everyday life. My students enjoy hands-on learning experiences. They love to participate in fun, innovative ways of learning new skills. Students should have every possible resource available to them to ensure they are successful in their academic career.

My Project

This project has two ways to benefit my students. My students just received iPads to use in the classroom and are so excited to utilize the apps and programs to enhance their learning experience. They would love to have ear buds to allow them to listen to instructions without bothering their neighbor.

We are transforming learning in the classroom by cooking up a new experience.

My students love to play games and do different activities. I am excited to try to transform the classroom experience to a bakery. They will forever remember getting to wear aprons and chefs hats while completing different tasks related to reading and mathematics. All students love to be rewarded for their efforts. My students have a favorite reward and it's bubble gum. They love to complete tasks and strive to meet goals for the offering of a piece of bubble gum. Learning is an adventure, and I hope to make my students' journey an exciting one that they will remember.

Mrs. Justus
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bulk Earbuds 50 Pack Multi Colored for Classroom,HONGZAN Wholesale Earbuds Headphones Earphones for Kids,Individually Bagged,Perfect for Students,Schools,Hospitals,Hotels,Library,Museums • Amazon Business $35.95 1 $35.95
Sntieecr 30 Pack Disposable 8 Inch Kids White Paper Chef Hats, Adjustable Chef Toques Kitchen Chef Caps for Cooking, Baking, Party Favors, Home Kitchen, School and Restaurant • Amazon Business $12.99 2 $25.98
Caydo 24 Pieces 12 Colors Children's Artists Fabric Aprons for Kitchen, Classroom, Community Event, Crafts and Art Painting Activity • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Mountclear 6-Pack Premium Gingham Checkerboard Disposable Plastic Tablecloths 54" x 108" Rectangle Table Cover (red/White) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Dubble Bubble Gum 1.5 Lbs Original Flavor Individually Wrapped • Amazon Business $10.69 1 $10.69

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