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Mrs. Wallace from Indianapolis IN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Run Like a Well-Oiled Machine!

Help me give my students poster paper, pens, extension cords, and command strips.

  • $160 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work at a STEM magnet middle school in Indiana. This means that my students chose to come to our school to learn more about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.

My 7th and 8th graders come from all around the city to form a community where we focus on our core values of rigor, community, relationships, and drive.

My students come from diverse cultures and experiences, and some overcome significant obstacles to succeed at our school. In their two short years with us, they come in as young pre-teens and develop into teenagers prepared to flourish in high school!

My Project

I am requesting some of the most essential resources to keep our class running like a well-oiled machine! We are in need of lots of posters paper which we use to show what we've learned. The students create their own anchor charts to clarify their understanding as well as teach other students. We need command strips to hang our beautiful creations! We use a lot of "mood" lighting to set the tone of our classroom and we need three extension cords to be able to place those lamps in the perfect spots.

Though this might not seem like the most spectacular project, it really does help us to keep doing our important work on a daily basis!

Mrs. Wallace
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 300 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Post-it Super Sticky Tabletop Easel Pad, 20 x 23 Inches, 20 Sheets/Pad, 1 Pad (563R), Portable White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Built-in Easel Stand • Amazon Business $16.45 3 $49.35
GE 12 Ft Extension Cord, 3 Outlet Power Strip, 2 Prong, 16 Gauge, Twist-to-Close Safety Outlet Covers, Indoor Rated, Perfect for Home, Office or Kitchen, UL Listed, White, 51954 • Amazon Business $7.34 3 $22.02
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Pens, Fine Point, Black, 12 Count • Amazon Business $12.79 1 $12.79
Command Clear Medium Hooks, 7 Hooks, 12 Strips (CL091-7NA) - Easy to Open Packaging • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Command Picture Hanging Strips, Medium, White, 16-Pairs (PH204-16ES) - Easy to Open Packaging • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$104.14

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$135.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.95

Total project goal

$159.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$159.65

3 Donors

-$150.82

Donations toward project cost

-$135.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.12

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

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$0.00

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