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Ms. Stephenson from Washington DC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Don't Sweat the Mess!

Help me give my students hand soap and cleaning supplies to keep our classroom clean and free from germs.

  • $255 goal

This project expired on December 7, 2019.

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My Students

In a world full of tragedy and violence, our 3-year-old students enter our classroom wise beyond their years. Despite living in one of the toughest neighborhoods in southeast Washington, DC, their vibrant personalities almost make you forget about the sounds of gunshots and police sirens on the other side of the door.

They're soaring to success every day and enjoy learning new things; almost as much as we enjoy teaching them!

They love hands-on activities and being very active!

My Project

In an Early Childhood classroom, germs spread very quickly. Students who have never been in school before often have immune systems that have not yet developed. Because of this, students get sick, and they get sick often. As they touch the materials around the classroom, they pass those germs on to their classmates.

Cleaning and sanitizing supplies will help us keep our environment clean so that our students can focus on learning!

Hand soap will help the students keep their hands clean, and limit the spread of germs. Lysol spray will help keep our classroom toys and materials clean. Clorox wipes, paper towels, all-purpose cleaner, and gloves will help us keep our classroom surfaces clean and allow us to clean up our everyday messes.

Ms. Stephenson
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Lysol Disinfectant Spray, Cherry Pomegranate, 19oz • Amazon Business $5.48 6 $32.88
Clorox Disinfecting Wipes Value Pack, Crisp Lemon and Fresh Scent - 3 Pack - 75 Each • Amazon Business $10.64 3 $31.92
MedPride Powder-Free Nitrile Exam Gloves, Medium, Box/100 • Amazon Business $9.79 3 $29.37
Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day Multi-Surface Concentrate, Lemon Verbena, 32 fl oz, 2 ct • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Amazon Brand - Presto! Flex-a-Size Paper Towels, Huge Roll, 12 Count = 30 Regular Rolls • Amazon Business $26.49 1 $26.49
Dial Antibacterial Liquid Hand Soap, Aloe, 7.5 Fl. Oz (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $16.50 1 $16.50
8PCS Cleaning Towels for House - Softer Microfiber Cleaning Rags for Kitchen, Car, Glass, Stainless Steel, Premium Absorbent Cleaning Cloths, 2PCS Screen Cloth as Gift • Amazon Business $8.29 1 $8.29

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