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Ms. Williams from Decatur GA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

First Grade Supplies

Help me give my students basic school supplies for our first grade classroom, like pencils, erasers, notebooks, staplers and sharpies.

  • $261 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My first grade class has 22 amazing students, many of whom come from single parent homes and receive free lunch. These students struggle daily to achieve academically. I serve EIP students who lack the foundation to perform on grade level. Most of the students are reading on a kindergarten reading level. Many of these students live in single family households and receive free lunch based on their socioeconomic status. These things may prevent them from getting ahead in life and be succesful.

My Project

Our first grade class is in need of basic school supplies! We are located in a title one school, where many parents are unable to afford school supplies. Our classroom has run out of many supplies, especially because it is now the middle of the academic school year.

Many students come from homes where they do not have access to paper or pencils.

We need a new stapler and sharpie markers to help our class run effieciently. The pencil pouches, ink pens and Bar erasers help keep us organized. Paper is just an everyday need to function.

As a teacher, I want to be able to provide the best all around education for students. The best way to do this is being able to provide students with those supplies they don’t have access too. Myself and students will really appreciate any donation towards these supplies for our classroom.

Ms. Williams
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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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 2 $24.98
BAZIC Bright Color 3-Ring Pencil Pouch w/ Mesh Window - 24 Pack (804-24) • Amazon Business $24.50 1 $24.50
Madisi Assorted Colorful Pencils, Incentive Pencils,#2 HB, 10 Dsigns, 150 Pack, pencils bulk for kids • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Roaring Spring Filler Paper, Wide Ruled, 8.5" x 11", 200 sheets • Amazon Business $5.94 3 $17.82
Swingline Stapler, Retro, Legacy #27, 20 Sheets, Green (S7089543) • Amazon Business $16.22 1 $16.22
Pentel EnerGel Deluxe RTX Gel Ink Pens, 0.7 Millimeter Metal Tip, Assorted Colors, 6 Pack (BL77BP6M) • Amazon Business $8.00 2 $16.00
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 24-Count • Amazon Business $14.11 1 $14.11
Swingline Stapler, 747 Iconic Desktop Stapler, 25 Sheet Capacity, Rio Red (74736) • Amazon Business $10.93 1 $10.93
SKKSTATIONERY Earsers Set of 36, Pink Bevel Erasers. • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
BIC Intensity Fashion Permanent Markers, Ultra Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 12-Count (packaging may vary) • Amazon Business $8.38 1 $8.38
Sharpie 22480PP Flip Chart Markers, Bullet Tip, Assorted Colors, 8-Count • Amazon Business $7.52 1 $7.52
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Broad, Chisel Tip, 8-Pack, Assorted 2015 Colors (1927322) • Amazon Business $6.91 1 $6.91

Materials cost

$176.35

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.17

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$221.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.03

Total project goal

$260.20

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$260.20

3 Donors

-$197.55

Donations toward project cost

-$170.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.38

match offer

-$60.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$51.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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