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Ms. Schaffner from Savannah GA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Budding Authors and Illustrators Bloom!

My students need materials to help create their own books. They need printer ink for their illustrations, cardstock for the pages and covers, and rings to bind the books.

  • $376 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Remember when you were in Pre-K or kindergarten? You couldn't wait to read a new book. Now, imagine creating your own!

My students are 22 energetic, enthusiastic Pre-K students with a love for learning.

They especially love listening to books read aloud. They are also enjoying creating their own books for our classroom library. We need materials to help these budding authors to bloom.

My Project

I have requested resources to help my students create their own books. I have asked for printer ink for my students' illustrations, cardstock for the pages and covers, and rings to bind the books. With these materials, my students will be able to use drawings, dictation, and even photographs on the computer to write and illustrate their own books. Their images will be printed on the heavy-duty cardstock and bound, then put on a special shelf in our classroom library. How cool will it be for them to see a book they made in the library? Pretty cool! The best part is, they will also be able to take their own copy home!

Your donations will give my students the chance to spread their literary wings and fly away with new ideas and new books.

With your help, every child will get to be a star as they share the book they authored and illustrated with the class.

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Ms. Schaffner
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP 92 Black/93 Tri-Color (C9513FN) (C9513BN) Inkjet Cartridge Dual Pack • Quill.com $34.19 4 $136.76
CARDSTOCK ASTROBRIGHTS 65 LB 8 1/2X11 BRIGHT WHITE PACK OF 250 • School Specialty $17.09 4 $68.36
RING BOOK NCKL 1'' PACK OF 100 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $9.02 3 $27.06
CARD STOCK ARRAY HYPER 8-1/2X11 • School Specialty $11.68 2 $23.36

Materials cost

$255.54

Vendor shipping charges

$11.88

State sales tax

$17.63

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$318.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.27

Total project goal

$375.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$375.15

6 Donors

-$366.32

Donations toward project cost

-$318.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.44

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

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$0.00

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