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Ms. Murowski from Fort Myers FL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Everyday Necessities

My students need basic school supplies to make their learning environment plentiful.

  • $596 goal

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My Students

This school year, I teach a group of first-grade students ages 6 to 7. These students live in an area of southwest Florida that is often not noticed for accomplishments. My classroom demographic is made up of a majority of low-income families as well as immigrants. The students are predominantly Hispanic and are bilingual. By promoting different types of learning, including visual learning, these students will shine. I want to offer as many different types of learning to help my students succeed.

I want my students to have opportunities that promote learning and success.

My Project

Students focus should be on academics and never on whether or not they have the necessary supplies to complete their work. This project includes daily supplies such as highlights, Expo markers, and pencils. Also included in this project are clipboards for students to use with our flexible seating. Each student will have their own clipboard to use every day during centers. I am also requesting a trimmer, scissors, and clips.

These are supplies students will be using every day to enhance their educational experience.

There are packs of different color papers and cardstock that will allow me to differentiate student work by different color topics and assignments. By color coding their learning my young first-grade students will be able to identify their work easily.

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

Equity Focus

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

This project will reach 25 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Safco Adjustable Compartment Literature Organizers in Grey Finish, 24 Shelves • $71.99 1 $71.99
Neenah Bright White Cardstock, 8.5" x 11", 65 lb./176 gsm 250 Sheets/Pack (91904/ 92904) • $16.14 3 $48.42
Swingline ClassicCut Lite Guillotine Trimmer, 12" Cut Length, 10 Sheet Capacity, Gray (9312) • $43.34 1 $43.34
Expo Low Odor Dry Erase Marker, Fine Point, Black, 36/Bx • $38.49 1 $38.49
Westcott Kleencut Kid's 5" Pointed Scissors, 12/Pack • $16.82 2 $33.64
Wausau Paper AstroBright Color Laser/Inkjet Paper, Warm Colors, 24lb, Letter, 500 Sheets • $25.88 1 $25.88
Wausau Astrobrights Colored Paper, 8 1/2" x 11", Assorted Cool Colors, Ream (WAU20274) • $25.88 1 $25.88
Neenah Paper Astrobrights Bright Assortment, 8 1/2 X 11, Assorted, 24 Lb, 500 Sheets/ream • $25.88 1 $25.88
Quill Brand Hardboard Tan Clipboards Letter size, 9x12-1/2" • $1.27 20 $25.40
X-ACTO Bulldog Magnetic Clips, #2, 2 1/4" Wide, 1/2" Capacity, SR, 12/Pk • $22.94 1 $22.94
ACCO Brands Metal Book Rings, Nickel Plated Steel, 3/4"Diameter, 100/Bx • $19.03 1 $19.03
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Pens, Medium Point, Assorted, 14/Pack (1951636) • $18.19 1 $18.19
Sharpie Accent Highlighter, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 12/pk (25053) • $8.49 2 $16.98
Expo Vis-a-vis Wet-Erase Overhead Markers, Fine Point, Black, 12/pk (16001) • $15.12 1 $15.12
Quill Brand Brights 20-lb. Color Paper Assorted Colors, 210 Sheets/Pack • $11.38 1 $11.38
Astrobrights Double-Color Cardstock, 8.5" x 11", 70 lb., Assorted, 80 Sheets/Pack (98883) • $11.18 1 $11.18
BIC Brite Liner Pen Style Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 24/Pk (BL24AD) • $9.34 1 $9.34
Quill Brand Regular Smooth Paper Clips 1000 Count, 1 Pack 10 Boxes • $5.99 1 $5.99

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