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Ms. Weiner from Westbury NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Down to the Basics!

Help me give my students the basic needs that allow for greater engagement, such as dry erase boards, magnetic letters, and clipboards!

  • $560 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In my class, we are bilingual! My students are multilingual learners who are fostering their love for both English and Spanish. Many of them come from low-income homes, homes that are shared with multiple families, or from very difficult situations, all in the hopes of finding a better education.

It is my job as their teacher to help my students realize their optimal potential in two languages.

As their teacher, I help students blossom linguistically and academically, and I do my best to have my students enjoy learning daily.

My Project

My students are wonderful, hard-working individuals that sometimes lack basic materials due to socio-economic status. I want to provide them with basic materials that will help engage them in daily activities, such as the magnetic letters and dry erase boards! But I also want to allow them to move around the room using clipboards to interact, converse, and work with one another and groups.

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

My students need many opportunities to interact with one another and work in a group setting to help them continue developing their linguistic abilities. Ultimately these opportunities will enable them to experience greater success!

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL628X - Double-Sided Magnetic Write & Wipe Board - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $87.99 2 $175.98
PP749 - Lakeshore Write & Wipe Answer Boards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98
LC926 - Classroom Magnetic Letters Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
X-ACTO ProX Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener • Amazon Business $39.98 1 $39.98
Trade Quest Plastic Clipboard Transparent Color Letter Size Low Profile Clip (Pack of 6) (Assorted) • Amazon Business $14.95 2 $29.90
GG297 - Behavior Management Pocket Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.99 1 $26.99
STN370 - Bright Colors Sentence Strips • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 2 $15.98

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