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Mrs. Lawatch from Boise ID is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Get It Together!

Help me give my students organizational tools needed to keep our math and literacy centers readily available for those days when seat work just doesn't work!

  • $212 goal

This project expired on April 4, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are K-8 special education students who have extremely diverse and varying educational needs. My students require differentiated instruction and creative learning techniques. My students thrive on routines, organization and pre-planning that is done with their best interest in mind.

My students are optimistic and ready to learn, especially when learning is fun!

Our classroom is most productive when we can learn and adjust on the fly. Sometimes seatwork works, sometimes it doesn't. Having the tools I need to be organized allows me to adjust to my students' need, even in the matter of seconds!

My Project

These tools will be used to organize our math and literacy centers so that our classroom can be as flexible as needed.

Having hands-on, movement-based centers has promoted incredible amounts of learning!

Being able to organize these and have them ready to go, at the drop of a hat, will allow me to switch it up on those days when worksheets and seatwork just won’t cut it!

Centers have totally changed the way I teach and the way my students learn. My students are showing measurable progress and they’re having fun doing it! Although these materials are simple, they’ll help me become a much more organized and prepared teacher. Not only will I be able to quickly grab prepped centers (each plastic envelope will hold all the contents for one center), my students will also be able to easily choose educational activities for free time! The book bins will help keep our envelopes organized by grade level and content area.

Mrs. Lawatch
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT769X - Neon Connect & Store Book Bins - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $28.99 2 $57.98
ENVELOPE POLY SNAP LETTER SIZE BLUEBERRY • School Specialty $1.77 7 $12.39
ENVELOPE POLY SNAP LETTER SIZE LIMEADE • School Specialty $1.77 7 $12.39
ENVELOPE POLY SNAP LETTER SIZE TANGERINE • School Specialty $1.77 7 $12.39
ENVELOPE POLY SNAP LETTER SIZE CHARCOAL • School Specialty $1.77 7 $12.39
ENVELOPE POLY SNAP LETTER SIZE GRAPE • School Specialty $1.77 7 $12.39
ENVELOPE POLY SNAP LETTER SIZE LEMON • School Specialty $1.77 7 $12.39

Materials cost

$132.32

Vendor shipping charges

$7.43

State sales tax

$8.01

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$179.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.72

Total project goal

$211.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$211.46

2 Donors

-$155.73

Donations toward project cost

-$132.37

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.36

match offer

-$55.73

Match offer toward project cost

-$47.37

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.36

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$0.00

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