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

Creation Station

My students need these supplies so they can freely express what they are learning. There are no limitations when it comes to learning.

  • $488 goal

This project expired on December 6, 2018.

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My Students

I am a teacher of children with special needs. My classroom is a busy place where my kinders and fourth graders are eager to learn and grow! Our class motto this year is " In a World where you can be anything be kind" I want my children to know they can be anything they want and they are each unique. I want them all to know that they can be successful in all that they do. They come to school each day ready to work and this year I want them to think outside the box.

I teach in a high poverty school.

Many of my students come from single-parent households and many of them are economically disadvantaged. I want to provide the students with rich learning experiences and with materials that they might not have access to at home. I want to give my students a safe place to let their emotions out with no judgment. I am looking to get my students classroom materials they can use to get creative while learning. I want them to think of learning like an art project and how everyone learns in different ways.

My Project

My school serves students from two Section 8 federally funded housing areas. It is essential that I provide my students with materials that will fully engage them in their learning experience. The paper, crayons, markers, and other supplies will be used to help my students connect with what they are learning. This gives them an outlet to be creative and to prove anything is possible. It will teach them ownership of their own Ideas.

By donating to our project, you will not only help to improve and increase student attention and focus, you will ultimately help to increase their academic achievement.

Mrs. Guill
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Broad Line Markers Bulk, 256 Count Classpack • Amazon Business $54.54 1 $54.54
Crayola Bulk Crayons, 800 Count Classpack, 16 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $45.00 1 $45.00
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25 x 30 Inches, 30 Sheets/Pad, 2 Pads, Large White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Super Sticking Power (559) • Amazon Business $42.98 1 $42.98
YOMA Rose Gold Foil Hanging File Folders, Reinforced 1/5-Cut Tab, Letter Size, 12 per Box color • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
Raymond Geddes Dr. Seuss Pencil Too, 72 Pack (68508) • Amazon Business $12.96 2 $25.92
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 36-Pack Case of Colors, Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 3-Ounce Cans, Ages 2 and up, (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
12 Pack, BAZIC Standard Size Pattern Hardboard Clipboard with Low Profile Clip • Amazon Business $23.60 1 $23.60
JPSOR Dry Erase Pocket - 28pcs 14-Color Dry Erase Sleeves & 28 Colorful Erasable Pens + 8 Learning Sheets (28pcs) • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
Hanging File Folders with 1/5-Cut Tabs - Letter Size - Recycled Modern Design Extra Durable - 12pcs per Box - 3 Different Designs (Marbling) • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Assorted Colors, 24 Count • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Best Dry Erase Markers (BULK SET OF 36!) in Assorted Colors - Usable on any Whiteboard Surface - Fine Point White Board Pens in 12 Different Colors - Including Black, Neon, Red, Green, Blue, & More • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Retractable Pen, 0.7mm, Ink, Pack of 14, Assorted (1951636) • Amazon Business $16.87 1 $16.87
U Brands Hanging File Desk Organizer, Wire Metal, Copper/Rose Gold • Amazon Business $15.98 1 $15.98
Raymond Geddes Dr. Seuss Beveled Eraser, 48 Pack (68252) • Amazon Business $12.96 1 $12.96
Eureka Dr. Seuss Sticker Books • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

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