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Mr. Showalter from Chicago IL is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Healthy Snacks to Keep Minds Sharp

Help me give my students healthy snacks for incentives for working hard during math class to increase student growth!

  • $165 goal

This project expired on May 25, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is a public school serving Chicago's Homan Square community. A mission of urban education is to empower youth to thrive in college and careers by giving them access to quality resources and an innovative teaching staff.

I know my students will be motivated by earning healthy snacks.

The former will help my students focus and keep their minds sharp. High school students have numerous activities to balance including their classwork. This is also an important year for my junior students and they are constantly reminded that the SAT test is approaching quickly.

My Project

My students are craving snacks during each school day and I want to reward them for working hard in math. I've previously had a Donorschoose project funded for healthy snacks and it made a world of difference in my classroom. I have a healthy snack incentive in my class when students work hard. It´s a challenge logistically and on my budget for me to keep buying the snacks for the students.

This is an important school year for my students as they have an opportunity to take the SAT test, while beginning to think about applying to colleges.

I want to complete this project so that the students will have more snack options for working hard and challenging themselves in the classroom.

Mr. Showalter
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 75 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Quaker Chewy Granola Bars Variety Pack, 60 Count • Amazon Business $21.99 3 $65.97
Welch's Fruit Snacks, Mixed, 0.9 Ounce, 80 Count • Amazon Business $10.99 2 $21.98
Pepperidge Farm, Goldfish, Crackers, Classic Mix, 29 oz, Variety Pack, Box, Snack Packs, Pack Of 30 • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Pepperidge Farm, Goldfish, Crackers, Classic Mix, 29 oz, Variety Pack, Box, Snack Packs, Pack Of 30 • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98

Materials cost

$107.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$139.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.62

Total project goal

$164.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$164.15

1 Donor

-$164.15

Donations toward project cost

-$139.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.62

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$0.00

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