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Ms. Widmer from Buffalo NY is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Hard Work Pays Off! Incentive Rewards for Positive Behavior

My students need prizes like keychains, puzzles, and cards to buy with their behavior tickets at our school store.

  • $312 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a charter school in the Buffalo area that serves one of the lowest-income areas in the nation. We have a goal of providing academic support and rigor while caring for the whole student. Many of our students have experienced trauma and societal hardships yet an incredible amount of success. Our school functions as an academically challenging, positive behavior, and trauma-informed school aiming to assist our students in helping them grow. Our students are the most resilient, hard-working and determined student population. Their perseverance, compassion, and desire to learn inspires our school staff daily. My goal is to create a safe, welcome, and warm environment where my students can continue to grow, learn, feel loved, and become productive members of our community.

My Project

At Westminster, our students work extremely hard both academically and behaviorally. Our students are rewarded for going above and beyond with points. Students can earn points from classroom teachers, support teachers, and administration. Points are rewarded for students who are focused, hard at work, and challenge themselves. Students who show extra acts of kindness and helpfulness also get points!

The students in our school love to be rewarded for their hard work.

With the points, students can shop at the School Store for prizes such as: puzzles, games, drawstring bags, and coloring books. By adding new prizes to the school store, students can continue to work hard and reward themselves for their hard work and exemplar behavior. Thank you for considering a donation to our classroom!

Ms. Widmer
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of 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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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bulk Lot of Neon Sunglasses- 36 Pair by Funny Party Hats • Amazon Business $23.99 2 $47.98
Magnetic Travel Board Games-Road Trip Entertainment, Checkers, Chess, Chinese Checkers, Tic Tac Toe, Backgammon, Snakes And Ladders, Solitaire, Nine Mens Morris, Auto Racing, Ludo, Space Venture • Amazon Business $16.95 2 $33.90
Friendship Bracelets Handmade Wholesale LOT 25 MIX From Peru • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
Tie-Dye Camouflage Drawstring Bags Party Favors, Arts & Crafts Activity 12 Pack • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Pencil & Crayon Sharpeners (24 Pack - Multi-Colored) • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Superhero Ultimate Coloring Book Assortment ~ 15 Books Featuring Avengers, Spiderman, Justice League, Batman and More (Includes Stickers) • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Starburst Bulk Candy Wholesale - 5 Pounds • Amazon Business $19.03 1 $19.03
Camouflage Drawstring Travel Bags Pouch Sacks for Party Favors, Outdoor Camping Picnics, Hiking (12 Pack) • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
Wild Animal Puzzles (pack of 12) • Amazon Business $11.65 1 $11.65
Sour Patch Kids Sweet and Sour Gummy Candy - Easter Basket Stuffers, Original, Individually Wrapped 240 Count • Amazon Business $10.97 1 $10.97

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