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Ms. Magaña from Salinas CA is requesting classroom basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Future Writers!

Help me give my students the proper tools to become better writers in school.

  • $356 goal

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My Students

The kiddos are amazing kids with great hearts. They work hard, and they are super eager to learn. Unfortunately, they live in the most dangerous neighborhoods in town, but that doesn't stop them from learning.

My sixth graders come from low-income households, but that doesn't define them.

They are first-generation students who mainly speak Spanish. The majority of them live in multi-family homes, sharing rooms with multiple siblings. Most of them have a hard time finding a quiet place to participate in online classes. Regardless of their situation, they believe that education is of great value.

My Project

The vast majority of my students started writing this year at a second-grade level, they're in 6th grade. They have improved tremendously and I would like to give them fancy tools to keep them motivated in writing.

Pens of all colors!

The notebooks will be used for their daily writing practice and spelling. The different colored pens will allow them to differentiate their writing whether it be color-coding their paragraphs or their spelling. We use sticky notes for everything. Usually, they annotate when we are doing a class read-aloud and use sticky notes for that. The ink is to be able to print in color. The cardstock is to print their bi-weekly planner (they need sturdy paper so it survives in their backpacks)

Ms. Magaña
Grades 6-8

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Paper Mate 1945925 InkJoy 300RT Retractable Ballpoint Pens, Medium Point • Amazon Business $2.20 30 $66.00
Pentel Quick Click Mechanical Pencil, (0.7mm) Med Line, Canister, Assorted Colors (A/D/N/P/S/V), 36-PK (PD217PC36M) • Amazon Business $32.94 2 $65.88
Original HP 63XL Tri-color High-yield Ink | Works with HP DeskJet 1112, 2130, 3630 Series; HP ENVY 4510, 4520 Series; HP OfficeJet 3830, 4650, 5200 Series | Eligible for Instant Ink | F6U63AN • Amazon Business $41.89 1 $41.89
(24 Pack) Sticky Notes 3x3 in Post Bright Stickies Colorful Super Sticking Power Memo Pads, Strong Adhesive, 74 Sheets/pad • Amazon Business $12.73 2 $25.46
Mead Spiral Notebook, Pack of 18 Different Colors, 1 Subject College Ruled Spiral Bound Notebooks, Pastel Color School Notebooks Included, 70 Pages • Amazon Business $24.85 1 $24.85
Neenah Cardstock, 8.5" x 11", 90 lb/163 gsm, White, 94 Brightness, 300 Sheets (91437) • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49
Mead Spiral Notebooks, 1 Subject, College Ruled Paper, 70 Sheets, Colored Note Books, Lined Paper, Home School Supplies for College Students & K-12, 10 1/2" x 8”, Assorted Colors, 6 Pack (73065) • Amazon Business $9.70 1 $9.70

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