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Ms. Lee from Washington DC is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Make Our New Classroom Like Home!

Help me give my students a way to make their new classroom like home with an instant camera, film, two lamps, and printer ink.

  • $692 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

HDC Elementary School is a 100% free and reduced-price lunch, Pre-K-3 through 5th grade school, at the heart of Washington, DC in Adams Morgan. This school year, I teach Kindergarten and 1st grade Reading Intervention to a group of focused and motivated students, who despite disadvantages, work hard to catch up in literacy, rising above the challenges of disabilities, language delays and more.

We push through challenges in reading and life as a team, struggling often, celebrating always, and above all, never giving up.

My students are so thankful and appreciative of having access to supplies in the classroom which further support their success this school year.

My Project

After a change of schools, we are setting up our new Kindergarten/First Grade reading resource room for students who need extra attention in literacy. Help us make the space feel like home by adding some light with new lamps and light bulbs. Then, for the students to feel like it's their space, help bring us an instant camera and film for students to post their pictures in the room. Additionally, we need printer ink to ensure that all of the paper resources that we need this year can be printed. Finally, support us in our organization with a few jars and pencil cases.

Ms. Lee
Grades PreK-2
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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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fuji Instax SQUARE SQ6 Instant Camera, Blush Gold (16581460) • Staples Advantage $129.99 1 $129.99
Brother LC 2032PKS Black Ink Cartridge, High Yield, 2/Pack • Staples Advantage $47.39 2 $94.78
Brother LC 2033PKS Color Combination Ink Cartridges, High Yield, 3/Pack • Staples Advantage $45.59 2 $91.18
All the Rages Simple Designs 71.5" Silver Floor Lamp with Cone Shade (LF2000-SLV) • Staples Advantage $33.99 2 $67.98
Fuji Instax Square Film w/White Border for SQ6 Film, 20/Pack • Staples Advantage $15.73 4 $62.92
SLI Supreme Lighting Soft White Lightbulbs, 150-Watt, 1/Pack • Staples Advantage $4.09 8 $32.72
HBH 16.5 oz. Mason Jar, Woodgrain Love, 2/Pack • Staples Advantage $27.99 1 $27.99
Staples Snap Plastic Case, Clear (22859) • Staples Advantage $3.83 3 $11.49

Materials cost

$519.05

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$31.14

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.79

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$587.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$103.76

Total project goal

$691.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$691.74

3 Donors

-$472.00

Donations toward project cost

-$408.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$63.30

Matching donations from our partners

-$210.92

Match offers toward project cost

-$179.28

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.64

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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