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Mrs. Buckley from Detroit MI is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Wee Writers

My students need a dry erase easel, writing journals, dry erase markers, pencils, and chart paper.

  • $533 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

I have the pleasure of molding the minds of adventurous five year old students. I teach in a public school school that is in a low income neighborhood. The students do not have many of the educational tools they need, but they are eager to learn.

In the past, there was not much emphasis on teaching younger children writing skills. Today, teachers are encouraged to teach the younger students how to creatively and effectively communicate using written language. My students love to attempt to write to tell me a story or about an important event in their lives. Lack of funding prevents my students from having the materials they need in the classroom writing center to become the wonderful writers I know they can be.

In order for my classroom writing center to be one that will allow the students to become proficient writers, we will need a dry erase easel, chart paper, dry erase markers, pencils, and journals.

Your help will ensure that my students start learning the proper writing skills early in elementary school. These skills will follow them through out the rest of their years in school and hopefully will help ensure them success throughout life.

Mrs. Buckley
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wheasel™ - "Easel On Wheels" with Porcelain Markerboard • School Specialty Inc. $273.20 1 $273.20
School Smart™ Primary Chart Paper Pads - 24" x 18" Ruled Long Way • School Specialty Inc. $6.69 2 $13.38
Make a Story Journal -Writing Journal - 10/pk • School Specialty Inc. $21.33 3 $63.99
Expo® Original Dry Erase Markers - 4-Color Fine Point • School Specialty Inc. $6.29 2 $12.58
Ticonderoga® Laddie Pencil • School Specialty Inc. $5.18 4 $20.72

Materials cost

$383.87

Vendor shipping charges

$38.39

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.76

Fulfillment labor & materials

$9.00

Total project cost

$437.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$95.93

Total project goal

$532.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$532.95

4 Donors

-$532.95

Donations toward project cost

-$437.02

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$95.93

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$0.00

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