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Ms. Schaeffer from Saint Louis MO is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Me Give My Students an Easel for Direct Instruction

Help me give my students an easel to assist us during math and language arts.

  • $293 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is made up of students who are immigrants and refugees from all around the world. All of my students are English Language Learners and have recently moved to America. This means that a handful of languages could be spoken in my classroom at any given time!

They are hard-working and eager to learn and could benefit so much from your help!

In some cases, this is the child's first formal schooling. It is so important that the students have all that they need to be as successful as possible at school.

My Project

This easel will be so helpful in our classroom!

When students are on the carpet during a lesson, the easel will be used during direct instruction and guided practice.

We will use the easel during morning meeting, math, and language arts!

After the lesson, the easel can be used to create and display anchor charts for students to refer to during workshop time. Another added bonus is that this easel is on wheels! This means that it will also be used during small group instruction. It will move easily around the room between the carpet and the kidney table for use all throughout the day.

Ms. Schaeffer
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
MOORECO EASEL DRY ERASE WHEASEL MELAMINE • School Specialty $195.97 1 $195.97

Materials cost

$195.97

Vendor shipping charges

$19.60

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$248.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.85

Total project goal

$292.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$292.36

6 Donors

-$194.00

Donations toward project cost

-$164.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.10

Matching donations from our partners

-$98.36

Match offers toward project cost

-$83.61

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.75

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$0.00

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