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Ms. Theodoroleas from New York NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creativity & Critical Thinking During Remote Learning

Help me give my students the composition notebooks, dry erase boards and pencils they need to be successful at home during remote learning. I would like to use a whiteboard to help support my students during live sessions.

  • $638 goal

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My Students

I am a 5th grade special education teacher in a title 1 school in New York City. My class consists of 12 amazing students! All my students have talents and strengths; sometimes; all it takes is exposure or motivation. My students strive for excellence in all they do!

My Project

My amazing 12 students with special needs love engaging, interactive resources. Unfortunately, we're facing new challenges with school closures and adapting to remote learning. Getting the right resources to reach them is even harder. They need access to digital practice, but also have the resources that they are use to using in the classroom. They need notebooks, crayons, books, dry erase boards, etc. I would like to use a whiteboard for my live remote learning sessions for my students to feel like they are back in the classroom as well. Having easy, fun, friendly ways to practice their skills will ensure that they do not lose what they already worked so hard to gain and even learn new material.

I want to do everything I can to ensure they continue to learn and grow for the rest of the year.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wonder • Amazon Business $9.74 12 $116.88
TICONDEROGA Pencils, Wood-Cased, Pre-Sharpened, Graphite #2 HB Soft, Yellow, 10-Pack (33892) • Amazon Business $5.75 12 $69.00
Mead Composition Book, Wide Ruled Comp Book, Writing Journal Notebook with Lined Paper, Home School Supplies for College Students & K-12, 9-3/4" x 7-1/2", Fashion, Assorted Colors, 12 Pack (73389) • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
XBoard Magnetic Whiteboard 48 x 36, White Board 4 x 3, Dry Erase Board with Detachable Marker Tray • Amazon Business $58.59 1 $58.59
Mead Loose Leaf Paper, Wide Ruled, 200 Sheets, Standard 10-1/2" x 8", Lined Filler Paper, 3 Hole Punched for 3 Ring Binder, Writing & Office Paper, College, K-12 or Homeschool, 1 Pack (15200) • Amazon Business $3.98 12 $47.76
Prismacolor Scholar Pencil Sharpener • Amazon Business $3.03 12 $36.36
6 Pack Dry Erase Lap Board 9”X12” | Interactive Learning Whiteboard Educational (Single Sided) Erasers Included • Amazon Business $17.09 2 $34.18
Sticky Notes with Lines Lined Sticky Notes 3x3 Bright Multi Colors 14 Pads 80 Sheet/Pad (14) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
ARTEZA Dry Erase Markers, Pack of 36 (with Fine Tip), 12 Assorted Colors with Low-Odor Ink, Whiteboard Pens is perfect for School, Office, or Home • Amazon Business $12.78 1 $12.78
AmazonBasics Legal/Wide Ruled 8-1/2 by 11-3/4 Legal Pad - Canary (50 Sheet Paper Pads, 12 pack) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Workablez Magnetic Pencil Holder - 2 Generous Compartments Magnetic Storage Basket Organizer - Extra Strong Magnets - Perfect Mesh Pen Holder to Hold Whiteboard, Locker Accessories • Amazon Business $11.97 1 $11.97
12-Pack of Premium Magnetic Dry Erase Erasers/Dry Erasers - 2" x 2" - Perfect Whiteboard Erasers for Classroom, Home and Office • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Crayola Crayons 24 ct (Pack of 2) • Amazon Business $4.97 2 $9.94
BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ballpoint Pen, Medium Point (1.0mm), Black, 60-Count • Amazon Business $4.19 1 $4.19
BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ballpoint Pen, Medium Point (1.0mm), Black, 60-Count • Amazon Business $4.19 1 $4.19
Paper Mate Arrowhead Pink Pearl Cap Erasers, 144 Count • Amazon Business $3.94 1 $3.94

Materials cost

$504.72

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$542.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$95.70

Total project goal

$637.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$637.99

5 Donors

-$587.99

Donations toward project cost

-$499.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$88.20

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

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$0.00

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