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Mrs. Harper from Saint Paul MN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Me Respond WRITE Away!

Help me give my students lap boards to write and respond to teachers.

  • 3 donors
  • $225 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is dedicated to closing the learning gap by challenging the norm of education through our creative and innovative strategies to reach our black and brown scholars. Many of our scholars experience hardship frequently, and we are here to support them through their educational and life journey. We believe that having a stable learning environment will move our scholars ahead to greater successes in higher education. We inspire our scholars to reach high levels of academic and social achievement and become future leaders through a collaborative support system. With our scholars at home in Distance Learning, they need our help and support even more. We need to get some supplies into their hands so that we do not miss valuable learning opportunities.

My Project

Our scholars need a small white board to practice writing numbers and letters. In our small groups, we will be asking questions for the scholars to respond to. Instead of hearing all the voices and background noise in response, we want to have a reusable tool for our scholars that will let them respond in a way they can show their work.

Teachers need an easy way to assess if a scholar is understanding what we are teaching.

These lap boards make that possible. For instance, if we show five cubes to them, we would ask them to count and write the number that matches the set.

We would also use this for learning how to make our letters and numbers. Paper would not be an efficient or easy way to have our scholars practice. They just would not be able to get that immediate feedback that they need.

Mrs. Harper
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Classroom Dry Erase Boards (Set of 12) $39.56 4 $158.24

Materials cost

$158.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.37

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$190.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.64

Total project goal

$224.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$224.25

2 Donors

-$112.12

Donations toward project cost

-$95.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.82

match offer

-$112.13

Match offer toward project cost

-$95.31

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.82

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$0.00

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