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Ms. Louis from Miami Gardens FL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Replenish Our School Supplies

Help me give my students paper, a pencil sharpener, and other academic supplies.

  • $460 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I currently have 56 students in my fourth-grade class. My students are great students who have a love for technology, reading, writing, science, math, and social studies. They are very excited about learning, and I want to make the class interactive. I want to help them succeed in their challenging environment. I teach an inclusion class. I have four students who are autistic in my class.

The students in my classroom are a diverse group of children who come from intricate family backgrounds.

Our school is located across the street from two homeless shelters for families. It is an upstart program that helps students and their families get help to find permanent housing. I teach at a low-income school and in a classroom full of eager learners who are enthusiastic about coming to school every day!

My Project

My students are in need of paper, a pencil sharpener, and labels for their folders and pencils to use in our reading class. Basic supplies are needed for my students. They will use the pencils every single day so that they can take notes.

This year my students really struggled to bring in the basics.

Pencils and paper are just some of the basics they need in order to be successful this year. These are the basic necessities to help my students continue learning this school year.

My students will be able to use the resources in each academic course that I teach. My students are intrigued by learning and I want to make sure that they have everything that they need.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bostitch SuperPro 6 Electric Pencil Sharpener, Gray (EPS12HC) • Staples Advantage $78.89 1 $78.89
HP Professional Business Matte Brochure Paper, 8.5" x 11" (US letter), 150 Sheets/Pack (4WN05A) • Staples Advantage $27.99 2 $55.98
Avery Durable Wraparound Laser/Inkjet Specialty Labels, 9 3/4" x 1 1/4", White, 5/Sheet, 8 Sheets/Pack (22845) • Staples Advantage $26.99 2 $53.98
Purell Advanced Refreshing Gel Hand Sanitizer, Original Scent, 67.6 oz. (9625-04) • Staples Advantage $20.99 2 $41.98
Staples 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drives, 4/Pack (52552) • Staples Advantage $18.99 2 $37.98
Storex Small Classroom Caddy, 6/CT • Staples Advantage $29.88 1 $29.88
Pacon Array Pastel/Bright Jumbo Pack Cardstock Paper, 65 lbs, 8.5" x 11" (US letter), Assorted Colors, 250/Pack (101195) • Staples Advantage $24.89 1 $24.89
Staples Brights Cardstock Paper, 65 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Bright Green, 250/Pack (21103) • Staples Advantage $16.29 1 $16.29
Staples Brights Cardstock Paper, 65 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Bright Blue, 250/Pack (21101) • Staples Advantage $15.49 1 $15.49

Materials cost

$355.36

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.33

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$390.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$68.95

Total project goal

$459.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$459.64

2 Donors

-$206.60

Donations toward project cost

-$206.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$216.58

Match offer toward project cost

-$184.09

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.49

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$36.46

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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