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Mrs. Augensen from Gary IN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Getting Back to Basics!

Help me give my students the basics to be successful in the classroom!

  • $1,104 goal

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My Students

My day is always exciting. Supporting classrooms with 4th through seventh graders is fun and challenging. Every group is so different, and it is so much fun getting to know them all!

At our school, students are process-driven, motivated, and encouraging with ourselves and each other.

We work with kids who struggle, developing learners, and students who are ready for a challenge in small groups. These students have so much potential. They excel in a small group environment. Small group is perfect for these students because they get the individual attention they need and that does not always occur in a class of 30 students. They have come so far. We work on specific standards and foundational skills that they might have missed to fill in the gaps and push students further!

My Project

My students need the basic supplies for learning! It's that time of the year when supplies are running low and running out. It's time for a refill! Students will benefit from the basics we need to make our curriculum come to life. Students will use these supplies on a daily basis in our Wit & Wisdom and Eureka math lessons. Students need basic supplies to complete our exit tickets on a daily basis.

Help support my students with the basic supplies that make learning possible!

We need supplies like pencils, markers, dry erase boards, and cleaning wipes to keep germs away and learning happening. Many students come to school without the basics and it can hold us back in the classroom. By donating, you can help provide the basic necessities for students to learn and grow. By being able to provide small things like pencils, we can raise the confidence and help support all students.

Mrs. Augensen
Grades 3-5
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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This project will reach 400 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dry Erase Boards [60pc Double Sided] Lapboards with ClearWipe Coating! Small White Boards - 9" x 12" Mini White Boards for Students, Classroom Teacher Supplies • Amazon Business $67.95 3 $203.85
Crayola Large Crayon Classpack, Back to School Supplies, 8 Colors, 400 Count • Amazon Business $37.49 4 $149.96
EXPO Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 36 Pack • Amazon Business $23.25 6 $139.50
Amazon Brand - Solimo Facial Tissues with Lotion, 75 Tissues per Box (18 Cube Boxes) • Amazon Business $23.49 5 $117.45
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 6 $74.94
Scissors, VERONES 8 Inch Soft Comfort-Grip Handles & Stainless Steel Sharp Blades Perfect for Cutting Paper, Fabric Photos, More, 15-Pack • Amazon Business $16.99 4 $67.96
Amazon Brand - Solimo Disinfecting Wipes, Lemon Scent & Fresh Scent, 75 Wipes Each (Pack of 3) • Amazon Business $8.99 6 $53.94
AmazonBasics Purple Washable School Glue Sticks, Dries Clear, 0.24-oz Stick,60-Pack • Amazon Business $14.12 3 $42.36
200 Pack Punch Cards for Classroom or Business Student Awards Loyalty Cards, for Teachers or Business Best Behavior Chart for Classroom • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
80 Different Sticker Sheets Kids & Toddlers Puffy Stickers Mega Variety Pack - Over 1900 Cool and Cute 3D Puffy Stickers for Kids - Including Animals , Smiley Faces , Cars , Stars, Alphabet & More! • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
60 Pack Classroom Incentive Chart in 2 Designs with 1056 Star Stickers • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
RENOOK Stickers for Kids 1300+, 20 Different Sheets, 3D Puffy Stickers, Scrapbooking, Bullet Journals, Stickers for Adult, Including Animals, and More,Christmas Stickers for Kids. • Amazon Business $5.97 1 $5.97

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