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Mrs. Jardin from Worcester MA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Copy That: Editors in Training

My students need paper, a printer, printer ink and colored pens for daily writing assignments.

  • $599 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is considered an inner city school. Students in my class come from very diverse backgrounds from all sections of our city. English is not the first language of approximately 40 percent of my students and over 65 percent are categorized as low income.

"Even on your worst day, you can be a student's best hope", is a quote by Manny Scott, which has impacted me greatly.

As a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school district, my students are faced with challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, I am hoping to provide them with the supplies, tools and learning experiences that they are entitled to. Many of these students come to school without the necessary supplies needed on a daily basis.

My Project

These resources will be used during the writing process when students are revising and editing. Students will use the colored pens to perform DARE (Delete Unnecessary Information, Add more details, Rearrange text, Exchange words for better words) & CUPS (Capital, Usage, Punctuation, Spelling). Once that step in the writing process has been complete, students will type their final copies.

In today's world, so much of our lives focus on technology.

For this reason, students must learn how to use not only type their work, but learn how to use the different features of a computer. Unfortunately, many times, we are unable to print their typed writing pieces because I do not have any paper to put into the printer. At this time, 8 classrooms share one printer, which is not stationed in my classroom. Many times the printer is jammed or out of ink. Having a classroom printer will alleviate these problems.

Mrs. Jardin
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples Copy Paper; 8-1/2x11", Letter Size • Staples Advantage $34.28 6 $205.68
Epson WorkForce WF-2760 Wireless Multifunction Color Inkjet Printer • Staples Advantage $129.99 1 $129.99
Epson DURABrite Ultra 220XL (T220XLBCS), Black Ink Cartridge, Ultra High Yield, Multi-pack (4 cart per pack) • Staples Advantage $54.99 2 $109.98
Paper Mate Profile Retractable Ballpoint Pen, 1.4 mm Bold, Purple, 12/pk (35830) • Staples Advantage $12.99 1 $12.99
Zebra Pen Z-Grip Retractable Ballpoint Pen, 1.0mm Medium Point, Blue Dozen • Staples Advantage $7.29 1 $7.29
BIC Round Stic Grip Xtra Comfort Ballpoint Pen with Grip, Medium Point, Green (GSMG11GN) • Staples Advantage $2.79 1 $2.79
BIC Xtra Comfort Round Stic Grip Ballpoint Pens, Medium Point, Red, Dozen • Staples Advantage $2.79 1 $2.79

Materials cost

$471.51

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$508.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$89.75

Total project goal

$598.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$598.33

1 Donor

-$598.33

Donations toward project cost

-$508.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$89.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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