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Mrs. Williamson from Gray LA is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Focusing on the POSITIVE! 2020-21 is a New School Year...

Help me give my students the supplies they will need to be successful next year. I want to buy inspirational composition books for them to use in class.

  • $1,099 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach 160 9th, 10th and 11th-grade students at an incredible high school in southern Louisiana. There is a very diverse socioeconomic/cultural population at our school. Seventy-five percent of our student population qualifies for the free/reduced-price lunch program.

Our district is implementing a new teaching resource next year and I will need supplies to correctly implement it.

The new resources are heavily project based (WOO HOO!), so I need supplies. Data will be collected in groups during the school year to study how real data is used in mathematical concepts.

My Project

I worry students won't be able to afford a key supply needed to successfully complete our curriculum next year. They will be required to work in groups and keep track of data collected as a class. The real life data they collect will be used to teach math in the real world.

I have requested composition books with clever sayings and inspirational quotes on the covers.

My hope is to give them a bit of fun next year while teaching math using the new resources we are being given. The post-it notes with happy sayings are for me to connect with them and establish good relationships.

Mrs. Williamson
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
I Know I Do Math Like A Girl Try To Keep Up Math Journal 110 White Pages 6x9 inches: Red Diary Composition Journal Notebook | For Teens Boys Girls ... Ruled Lined Pages | Back to School Gift • Amazon Business $6.99 10 $69.90
Sorry I Can't Hear You Over the Sound of How Awesome I Am.: notebook 120 page 6"x9" notebook for you or as a gift for your kids boy or girl to use it ... or for you to use at home or at your office. • Amazon Business $6.99 10 $69.90
Composition Notebook: Yeet Saying Narrow or College Rule Composition Book for boys, girls, kids, teens, tweens for school supplies • Amazon Business $6.99 10 $69.90
I'm Not Here To Be Average I Am Here to be Awesome 110 White Pages 8x10 inches: Midnight Blue Diary Composition Journal Notebook | For Teens Boys ... Ruled Lined Pages | Back to School Gift • Amazon Business $6.99 10 $69.90
Composition Book: ALWAYS BE YOURSELF: Cute Panda Composition Notebook, Wide Ruled Notebook for Girls, Teens, Back To School, Homework, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade Notebook (7.44x9.69, 110 Pages) • Amazon Business $6.99 10 $69.90
Composition Notebook Baseball is my Passion: Baseball Gifts Notebook for Boys Fans Teens Kids Students Girls for Home School College for Writing Notes • Amazon Business $5.99 10 $59.90
Composition Notebook: College Ruled Food French Fries Cute Composition Notebook, Girl Boy School Notebook, College Notebooks, Composition Book, 8.5" x 11" (Cute Food School Notebooks) (Volume 14) • Amazon Business $5.99 10 $59.90
Composition Notebook: Faux Rose Gold Glitter on Marble Design with Wide Rule Lines and Numbered Pages • Amazon Business $5.99 10 $59.90
Football Is My Life: Football Composition Notebook, Great Gift for Football Fans, Players, Coaches (Football Notebooks) (Volume 3) • Amazon Business $5.98 10 $59.80
Composition Notebook: Green and Tan Camouflage Camo Pattern 7.5" X 9.25" - 100 Wide Ruled Pages • Amazon Business $5.98 10 $59.80
Dabbing Cat In Sunglasses Kitty Dance Composition Notebook: Wide Ruled Line Paper Kitten Notebook for School, Journaling, or Personal Use. • Amazon Business $5.95 10 $59.50
Composition Notebook: Basketball College Ruled Lined Pages Book (7.44 x 9.69) • Amazon Business $5.49 10 $54.90
Composition Notebook: Wide Ruled Paper Notebook Journal | Nifty Wide Blank Lined Workbook for Teens Kids Students Girls for Home School College for ... | Cute Turquoise Unicorn & Donut Pattern • Amazon Business $4.98 10 $49.80
Instant Happy Notes: 101 Sticky Note Surprises to Make Anyone Smile • Amazon Business $6.79 1 $6.79

Materials cost

$819.79

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$71.73

3rd party payment processing fee

$12.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$933.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$164.79

Total project goal

$1,098.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,098.61

1 Donor

-$549.29

Donations toward project cost

-$466.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$82.39

match offer

-$549.32

Match offer toward project cost

-$466.92

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$82.40

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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