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Mrs. Brown from Lake Charles LA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Cries for Supplies

Help me give my students basic supplies, for example chart paper and markers to make anchor chart for visuals to support learning.

  • $592 goal

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My Students

My students are at risk of failing to meet the State's academic achievement standards. We are grant-funded based on the number of economically disadvantaged students.

My students come to me without some of their basic needs met.

It is my job to fill in the developmental gaps and ensure kindergarten readiness. I serve at a Title I school.

I serve 20 children, all of whom receive free lunch. I have students with individual education plans and several kids with speech concerns.

My Project

My students need supplies every year. Folders to help organize their papers and homework to send home. The computer mouse will aid them in performing in the software that goes with our curriculum. We will use the ink for a variety of things like printing out their names for name recognition, printing out homework and newsletter to keep parents involved.

The awards will be used at the end of the year to show recognition for all the work they have accomplished this year.

We use the chart paper for making learning charts like, "How to Calm Down " and "How to Be a Good Friend". We use the lamination sheet to make learning materials like learning mats for reading sight words, flash cards, labels for the room. The tubs will be used to organize our centers and give student easy access to materials.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 80 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Better Office Products Purple Plastic 2 Pocket Folders with Prongs, Heavyweight, Letter Size Poly Folders, 24 Pack, with 3 Metal Prongs Fastener Clips, Purple • Amazon Business $23.99 4 $95.96
USB Wired Mini Blue Mouse for Laptop with LED Light by SOONGO • Amazon Business $6.99 7 $48.93
HP 950XL | CN045AN | Ink Cartridge | Black | for Officejet Pro 251, 276, 8100, 8600, 8610, 8620, 8625, 8630 • Amazon Business $43.89 1 $43.89
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 $40.00 1 $40.00
20 Bulk 4.5" Gold Tone Star Trophies • Amazon Business $17.99 2 $35.98
C-Line Heavyweight Cleer Adheer Laminating Film Sheets, Clear, 9 x 12 Inches, 50 per Box (65001) • Amazon Business $14.98 2 $29.96
TREND enterprises, Inc. T-27308BN Notebook Paper Wipe-Off Chart, 17" x 22", Pack of 6 • Amazon Business $23.94 1 $23.94
Tot Tutors Kids' Primary Colors Small Storage Bins, Set of 4 • Amazon Business $7.75 3 $23.25
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12 Count • Amazon Business $11.45 2 $22.90
Teacher Created Resources Certificate of Achievement Awards (1937) • Amazon Business $8.73 2 $17.46
TREND enterprises, Inc. I'm a Star Student Recognition Awards, 30 ct • Amazon Business $6.67 2 $13.34
Scotch Heavy Duty Shipping Packaging Tape, 1.88 inches x 800 inches, 6 Rolls with Dispenser, 1.5 inch Core (142-6) • Amazon Business $10.18 1 $10.18
PraxxisPro Premium Chisel Point Staples, Standard Size… (10,000 Count) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Gorilla Hot Glue Sticks, Full Size, 4" Long x .43" Diameter, 45 Count, Clear, (Pack of 1) • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97
Post-it Pop-up Notes, America’s #1 Favorite Sticky Note, 3 in x 3 in, Assorted Colors, 5 Pads/Pack (3301-5ALT-M) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

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