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Mrs. Reiff from Bridgeport CT is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help support Mrs. Reiff's 7th Grade Class

My students need a class set of headphones for when they work on the school provided chromebooks. My students need magazine subsciptions that have high interest topics.

  • $962 goal

This project expired on December 18, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach 7th grade English Language Arts in the largest school district in Connecticut. The students of Bridgeport need supplies and resources in order to be engaged, motivated, and challenged to their potential.

My students come from the city of Bridgeport, Connecticut.

They are 7th graders that are eager to learn and collaborate with their peers. Read is a pre-k- 8 building and most of the students receive free or reduced breakfast and lunch. Read is a diverse school with a dedicated staff.

My Project

I am requesting Scholastic Action and Choices magazine subscriptions for my classroom so students develop a love of reading. It is important to understand and be aware of what is going on in the world. I am also requesting supplies like dry erase markers, headphones, pencils, post its and a pencil sharpener so that my students can have the basic resources they need in order to be successful readers and writers in Language Arts class. These materials will be used daily in the classroom.

The donations I receive will directly impact my students.

They will have more resources to choose as far as reading materials. Also, the donations will help establish a positive and nurturing classroom environment.

Mrs. Reiff
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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21 donors21 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 90 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AV EQUIPMENT INDIVIDUAL STEREO HEADPHONE • School Specialty $7.09 30 $212.70
Scholastic Action, Grades 6 - 12, Reading Level Grades 3 - 5 (min. 10 subscriptions per order) - 10 Issues / Min. 10 Subscriptions / Grades 6–12, Reading Levels 3–5 • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $8.50 10 $85.00
Electric School Pencil Sharpener Pro Blue-gray • Teachers' School Supply $68.51 1 $68.51
STUDENT BOARD DRY ERASE PLAIN 9X12 SCHOOL SMART PACK OF 10 • School Specialty $18.92 3 $56.76
SHARPENER ELECTRIC PENCIL X-ACTO TEACHERPRO • School Specialty $42.59 1 $42.59
Swingline Electric Portable Desktop 3-Hole Punch, 15 Sheet Capacity/20 lb., Silver • Staples Advantage $40.99 1 $40.99
JJ877 - Turn-In-Your-Work Organizer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
Post It Notes Cube Bold Brights • Teachers' School Supply $9.15 3 $27.45
CHART PAD 1IN RULE 23X32 WHITE 70CT • Teachers' School Supply $21.89 1 $21.89
PENCIL TICONDEROGA #2 PACK OF 96 • School Specialty $18.11 1 $18.11
Duracell CopperTop AA Alkaline Batteries, 8/Pk • Staples Advantage $8.99 1 $8.99
Choices, Grades 7 - 12 (min. 10 subscriptions per order) - 8 Issues / Min. 10 Subscriptions / Grades 7–12 • Scholastic Classroom Magazines $8.99 10 $89.90

Materials cost

$712.88

Vendor shipping charges

$63.47

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.69

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$817.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$144.18

Total project goal

$961.22

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$961.22

18 Donors

-$665.00

Donations toward project cost

-$565.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$99.75

Matching donations from our partners

-$296.22

Match offers toward project cost

-$251.79

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.43

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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