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Mrs. Ford from Philadelphia PA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hollywood Stars

Help me give my students necessary supplies to help them and make learning fun.

  • $196 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I like to provide my students with the type of environment where we are a community and a family. Most of the students come from underprivileged homes and get free breakfast and lunch at school. I often provide snacks for them to get their brains going and working hard throughout the day.

My students are always eager to learn, they push themselves toward the goals that we set throughout the year.

They aim to please and often need extra love and attention. When they see and experience success they often push themselves even more.

My Project

The sharpeners are for the students to sharpen their pencils in the morning while preparing for their day of learning. Most students are not prepared at the start of the day and these sharpeners will allow them to get prepared quickly.

The 3 hole puncher and tape dispenser is for the writing center.

The students enjoy using the hole puncher to create books and share them with their classmates.

The accent pieces I use for different incentives. They also put their ID number on some and watch their accent piece move up the wall in the classroom as they learn and grow. They get really excited to move their accent piece and often remind me if I forget.

The tape is to help hang work and accents to tricky walls.

Mrs. Ford
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
X-ACTO ProX Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener • Amazon Business $28.00 2 $56.00
Creative Teaching Press Small Vertical Incentive Charts Variety Pack (5169) • Amazon Business $19.90 1 $19.90
Scotch Painter's Tape 051141949642 Scotch Contractor Grade Masking Tape, 2020CG-36-CP, 1.41-Inch by 60.1-Yards, 6 Rolls, 1.41 inch x 60.1 yards, kkk • Amazon Business $15.98 1 $15.98
PaperPro inPRESS 20 Reduced Effort Three-Hole Punch, Silver, Black (2220) • Amazon Business $14.49 1 $14.49
TREND enterprises, Inc. Popcorn Mini Accents Variety Pack, 36 ct • Amazon Business $4.29 2 $8.58
Teacher Created Resources Marquee Stars Accents (5870) • Amazon Business $7.80 1 $7.80
TREND enterprises, Inc. Popcorn Box Classic Accents, 36 ct • Amazon Business $7.63 1 $7.63
Scotch Desktop Tape Dispenser Silvertech, Two-Tone (C60-ST) • Amazon Business $3.70 1 $3.70

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