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Ms. Dean from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Dr. Suess Brightens the Day

Help me give my students a classroom filled with color and prizes for success.

  • $329 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students at V..E.S. are 100% free or reduced lunch, and the majority participate in the Blue Backpack Program (sending food home for the weekend for hungry children). My school is a very diverse school with: 60 % Hispanic, 13% African American, 22% White, & 5% American Indian/Alaska Native. There is a lot of instability, inconsistency, and trauma in these students' lives. These students are very transient and hop from school to school. However, they love to come to school, and learn.

My Project

Dr. Suess brightens everyone's day with it's bright colors and catchy phrases. With this project my room will be all decorated in Dr. Suess materials. The Alphabet Chart will catch the children's eye and interest with its cute pictures and phrases Also include is a calendar which we will use every day to learn the days of the weeks and months. One of the most exciting materials are the ELA charts that will help me teach phonics to the students. These chart help the students visualize what I am trying to teach them.

The rest of the materials are to motivate and reward the students to be successful.

All kids love to dig into a treasure chest and see what they can find. This makes school fun and enjoyable for the students.

Thank You so much in advance for blessing my students.

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

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dry Erase Pockets Sheet Protectors - Reusable + Oversized - Size 10 X 13 Inches - 30 Plastic Sleeves - Mixed Colors - Ideal to use at School or at Work • Amazon Business $31.97 1 $31.97
Eureka EU-847695BN Dr. Seuss Calendar Bulletin Board Set, 2 Sets, Multicolor • Amazon Business $29.98 1 $29.98
Paper Mate Clear Point Mechanical Pencil Starter Set, 0.7mm, Fashion Assorted Colors Will Vary, Pack of 6 Pencils, 6 Lead Refills, and 6 Eraser Refills (6) • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
My Tiny Treasures Box Co Treasure Chest Box for Teachers and Classroom Toy Prizes for Star Students • Amazon Business $21.24 1 $21.24
Eureka Dr. Seuss Phonics Bulletin Board Set and Classroom Decorations for Teachers, 5pc, 17'' x 24'' • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Reca 120 Kids Prizes Party Favors for Kids Party, Birthday Party Toy Assortment , Teachers and Parents Rewards, Carnival Prizes, Pinata Fillers , Stocking Stuffers • Amazon Business $17.89 1 $17.89
Eureka Dr. Seuss ABC Alphabet Bulletin Board Set and Classroom Decorations for Teachers, 14 ft • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
HARDCOVER Academic Planner 2019-2020: (June 2019 Through July 2020) 5.5"x8" Daily Weekly Monthly Planner Yearly Agenda. Bonus Bookmark, Pocket Folder and Sticky Note Set (Pineapples) • Amazon Business $14.95 1 $14.95
Raymond Geddes Dr. Seuss Pencil Too, 72 Pack (68508) • Amazon Business $12.96 1 $12.96
Eureka's Dr. Seuss Job Chart and Name Tags Classroom Supplies, 40 pc. • Amazon Business $12.93 1 $12.93
Owl Hall Pass Lanyards and School Passes Set of 6 • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
SUBANG 6 Pack Pencil Case New Style Cactus Pencil Bag Cute Canvas Pencil Box Makeup Bag • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Eureka Red and White Dr.Seuss Cat in the Hat Computer Paper for Kids, 8.5'' W x 11'' H • Amazon Business $5.25 1 $5.25

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