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Ms. Polo from El Paso TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Differentiating Instruction!

Help me give my students a 120 pocket chart, pocket charts for counting, file organizers, file folders, and a classroom stapler, please!

  • $187 goal

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My Students

My school has 527 students and is a Title I school!

My little ones are full of energy and are ready to learn!

My students are always eager to want to know and learn more! They ask many questions, they talk a lot, they are curious, and so much more! We are discovering, learning manners, social skills, academics, and tons more!

Most of our students are English Language Learners, and the majority of our students qualify for the free/reduced price lunch program.

My Project

Please help me obtain classroom essentials so I can better differentiate for my students during small groups and one-on-one time.

Differentiating is very important for a student's success, and with the right tools and organizational materials we can achieve it!

I want to be able to achieve this by keeping my students' work organized and filed! I want them to be able to easily access their work that will be at their level!

My classroom would greatly benefit from having a filing box with filing folders for each student to easily access their work and help us stay organized! I want to have easy access to what I need to work with them on and be able to put work at their reading and math level. I would also like to obtain pocket charts to have hanging in our classroom for their unfinished work so they can easily access it when they are done with other work! I would love 120 number and place value chart to help us with our math skills and better understand math concepts! The staple gun will help us staple our classroom projects and pocket charts on our walls!

We would be using all these materials throughout the day for all the subjects! For example, we will be using them during language arts centers, math workstations, guided reading, writing, social studies, and science! They would help us stay organized and efficient!

Ms. Polo
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 17 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Carson Dellosa Numbers 1-120 Board Pocket Chart (158180) • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Pendaflex Portable File Box, Black, 11"H x 14" W x 11-1/8" D (41742) • Amazon Business $19.39 1 $19.39
COMPONO Wall Storage Pocket Charts (2 Pack, Black) File Organizers with Free Bonus 6 Door Hangers- Best Pocket Chart for School, Classroom, Home or Office Use. Wall Pocket Chart Organizer • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Arrow Fastener T50 Heavy Duty Staple Gun • Amazon Business $17.97 1 $17.97
AmazonBasics AMZ401 File Folders - Letter Size (100 Pack) – Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $13.71 1 $13.71
Counting Caddie and Place Value Pocket Chart • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
AmazonBasics File Folders - Letter Size (100 Pack) – Manila • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Arrow Fastener 50MP T50 Staple Multi-Pack, 1875-Pack • Amazon Business $5.98 1 $5.98
Arrow T50 3/8" Staples, 1250 Count • Amazon Business $3.22 1 $3.22

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