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Ms. Woods from Richmond KY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Growing and Learning in Fifth Grade Writing!

My students need a Powerpoint Presenter, pencil cap erasers, pencils, glue sticks, scissors, staplers, Post It Notes, a 6 compartment organizer, and pencil grips.

  • $239 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a school in a rural area of Kentucky. It is a small town where 100 percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch. Our awesome staff provide a backpack program on the weekends and all sorts of jackets, school supplies, socks, and shoes during the week.

Despite hardships at home, my students come to school ready to learn and ready to be loved.

They are dreamers, thinkers, and hard workers. My students love coming to school everyday and see it as more than just a place for learning. I strive to create a classroom that feels like a safe place to ask questions, have discussions, and engage in creating goals for the future. With your help, I know I can achieve this for my magnificent students.

My Project

Fifth grade writing is certainly not easy, but my fifth graders work hard and try their best everyday! With class sizes and student needs growing constantly, my fifth graders need LOTS of different materials to help them be successful in the writing classroom.

My Writing Rockstars impress me with their masterpieces in my fifth grade classroom everyday.

These masterpieces require materials such as pencils, pencil cap erasers, and pencil grippers. In my classroom we also write creatively, make projects, play writing games, and use interactive PowerPoints and videos. This requires scissors, glue sticks, Post-It Notes, and a PowerPoint Presenter.

All of these resources give my students the opportunity to be confident and successful in my classroom!

Ms. Woods
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 130 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Logitech R400 Wireless Presenter 50 FT-Range Red Laser Pointer (910-001354) • Staples Advantage $54.41 1 $54.41
Staples One-Touch Desktop Stapler, Fastening Capacity 20 Sheets, Black/Gray • Staples Advantage $11.99 2 $23.98
BOX PURPLE 6 COMPARTMENT ORGANIZER • School Specialty $23.85 1 $23.85
PENCIL TICONDEROGA #2 PACK OF 96 • School Specialty $14.04 1 $14.04
The Pencil Grip Crazy Gel Pencil Grips 12-pack, Gel, 12/Pack, Assorted • Staples Advantage $3.99 3 $11.97
Paper Mate Arrowhead Pencil Cap Eraser, Pink, 144/Bx • Staples Advantage $9.99 1 $9.99
SCISSORS 5INCH BENT POINT SPR39049 • School Specialty $0.63 15 $9.45
GLUE STICK WHITE .28OZ PK30 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $4.10 2 $8.20
PAD NOTES POST-IT 1.375X1.875 ASST NEON MMM653AN PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $8.02 1 $8.02

Materials cost

$163.91

Vendor shipping charges

$6.36

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.46

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$202.73

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.78

Total project goal

$238.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$238.51

5 Donors

-$238.51

Donations toward project cost

-$202.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.78

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$0.00

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