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Ms. Ry from Bronx NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Folders Galore!

Help me give my students heavy duty plastic, color coded folders for notebooks and assignment storage.

  • $300 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are very special first graders in a high needs area of a borough in New York. Many of my students are English language learners and children with special needs. Each student is unique in his or her own way and deserves to have the best educational experience possible. All of my students receive free lunch and come to school every day eager to learn.

Unfortunately, my classroom does not always have the supplies we need.

Every donation makes a difference in my students' lives. I look forward to creating projects that will make our classroom a joyful learning environment. Thank you!

My Project

As I am looking ahead to the new school year, I know that my first grade students will need heavy duty folders to maintain and organize their work! The folders students used this year helped them keep all of their work for writing, reading, math, exit slips, work that was displayed, and other assessments organized.

Providing all of my students with sturdy folders, our students will be able to transfer important notices home throughout the school year without the chance of easy rips and tears.

The fantastic folders are different colors to indicate each grade subject. The folders are used for portfolios at the end of the year for students to select their best work samples. Students also learned that it's important to place their work neatly into the folder and take pride in the work they do. I included labels to put on the folders.

Become a partner in my students' success! Help us secure these heavy duty folders.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
JAM Paper Heavy Duty Plastic Two-Pocket School Folders, Green, 6/Pack (383HGRD) • Quill.com $11.47 5 $57.35
JAM Paper Heavy Duty Plastic Two-Pocket School Folders, Yellow, 6/Pack (383HYEA) • Quill.com $11.47 5 $57.35
JAM Paper Heavy Duty Plastic Two-Pocket School Folders, Purple, 6/Pack (383HPUA) • Quill.com $10.87 5 $54.35
JAM Paper Heavy Duty 2-Pocket Presentation Folders, Red, 6/Pack (383HHPreb) • Quill.com $10.45 5 $52.25

Materials cost

$221.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.32

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$254.62

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.93

Total project goal

$299.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$299.55

2 Donors

-$140.84

Donations toward project cost

-$135.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.70

match offer

-$140.57

Match offer toward project cost

-$119.48

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.09

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$18.15

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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