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Mrs. Ricci from Springfield MA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Engaging Students in Remote Learning

Help me give my students the resources we need to be successful in this uncharted territory of remote learning. This includes magnetic write-Wipe boards, a document camera, and other items.

  • $839 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have been teaching for 21 years and I love it more and more everyday. All the students come in for their first day and for some of my kiddos very first day at a school in general! Although this year will be different I still want my students to enjoy their first They all come in with such enthusiasm and anticipation for what is ahead.

Our school is housed in an older school, lacking many of the modern amenities of our suburban neighbors.

All of our students receive free lunch and most live in low-income homes with limited resources. Many of our students come in hungry, don't have the proper clothing for the weather, and lack materials to complete home assignments. The school district has been hit with extensive budgetary cutbacks. Due to the economic hardships and the high level of poverty in our community, I try to keep all students held to the same expectations.

My Project

I teach the youngest learners. They are so excited to come to school, hug their teacher, and delve into learning. This year however, we are in uncharted territory. This document camera will help me reach our youngest of learners with exciting literature, visuals and lessons. The whiteboards will be sent home with students so they can practice the necessary skills to continue their schooling journey.

These materials are so important for learning to be meaningful for these young students this school year.

Please help me get the resources that my students will need to complete this school year in the best way possible.

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

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LL628X DoubleSided Magnetic Write Wipe Board Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $88.99 3 $266.97
CD796 Classroom Document Camera • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
AA348 Magnetic Write Wipe Adjustable Easel • Lakeshore Learning Materials $179.00 1 $179.00
DD338 Write Wipe ThinLine Markers Class Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $27.99 1 $27.99

Materials cost

$672.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$713.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$125.83

Total project goal

$838.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$838.88

6 Donors

-$603.37

Donations toward project cost

-$520.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$83.01

match offer

-$226.70

Match offer toward project cost

-$192.70

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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