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Mrs. Brown from Lawrenceville GA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Home Sweet Classroom

My students need to feel comfortable in the class. My cart is full of materials to make my room theirs, stools for flexible seating, carts for organization, and hot glue gun to hang their work to name a few items.

  • $450 goal

This project expired on June 26, 2018.

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My Students

I have 15 English language learners in my class who require several different teaching strategies and activities. Most students are not given the adequate support at home they need, so they are on a lower level than should be. I am working every day to improve reading levels. Despite their setbacks, they are hard working and have a zest for learning. Although they don't have much, they have more than most.

The majority of students in my class come from poverty, but their hearts are bigger than any I have ever seen.

Their love, humor, and generosity with what they are able to give inspire me daily, and I want to give them all that I can.

My Project

The materials I am wishing for will make my classroom into a space that excites my learners. It can be difficult as a new teacher to fund beautiful decoration, efficient and clean organization tools, and necessary supplies to hang on the walls to make your classroom inviting for these third graders.

My wish is to get materials such as flexible seating stools, hot glue guns and command strips to hang student work, and other supplies to make my classroom a home for these students.

After all, they spend 40 hours a week in that room, and I want their environment to be inviting and engaging.

With this project, you will fund a class where I can hang student work, motivating quotes and goals, class murals, and more exciting things on the cement walls that will stay all year long (my VERY own hot glue gun, command strips, and special Marvelous tape that sticks for SO long!). You will also fund students with their own space to learn with flexible seating stools, a cool lightbox to have my class "leader" post a special quote each week, and organizational tools to make my lessons run smoothly. All of these basic items make for a more engaging, motivating learning environment, and will help children grow to love school.

Mrs. Brown
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 26 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pearington BW-002 BW-001 16 Gauge Steel Classroom Seating and Multi Purpose Stools • Amazon Business $58.80 1 $58.80
HollyHOME 3 Tier Rolling Cart Metal Utility Cart with Handles, Art Cart Bathroom Storage Cart Kitchen Organization, Anti-rust Service Rack Rolling Shelf, Beige • Amazon Business $53.98 1 $53.98
Surebonder DT-50 All Temperature 50 Glue Sticks, 4-Inch • Amazon Business $9.11 3 $27.33
Westcott School Scissor Caddy and Kids Scissors With Anti-microbial Protection, 24 Scissors and 1 Caddy, 5-Inch Blunt (14756) • Amazon Business $23.47 1 $23.47
A4 DIY Cinema Light Box With 351 Letters Emojis Number Free Message Combination // USB Or Battery Powered // LED Cinematic Lightbox Signs Light Up Home, Wedding, Shop Decor // Gift Wrap Available • Amazon Business $22.95 1 $22.95
Dry Erase Pockets 12pc [10” x 13”] +FREE PENS +BONUS 900 Downloadable Worksheets! Write and Wipe Reusable Plastic Sheet Protectors For Classroom Organization & Teaching Supplies by Teachers Toolbox • Amazon Business $18.50 1 $18.50
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Assorted Colors, 24 Count • Amazon Business $17.95 1 $17.95
Surebonder CL-800F 60-Watt Cordless High Temperature Glue Gun • Amazon Business $16.89 1 $16.89
Mr.Sketch 1924010 Scented Washable Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 10-Count • Amazon Business $8.21 2 $16.42
Post-It (12 Pack) 3M Clear Card Sized Sticky Pockets For Planners Laptops Notebooks • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Eureka Telling Time Bulletin Board Sets To Practice Basic Time Concepts • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point 1.0Mm, Limited Edition Candy Pop, Gummy Green Ink, Pack Of 12 • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
Command Medium Utility Hooks, 9-Hooks, 12-Strips (GP001-9NA) - Easy to Open Packaging • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Command Picture Hanging Strips Value Pack, Large, Black, 12-Pairs (17206BLK-12ES) • Amazon Business $7.65 1 $7.65
Mavalus Tape 3/4 X 36 1 Inch core by DSS Distributing • Amazon Business $6.68 1 $6.68
Carson-Dellosa Black and White Dots Border (108220) • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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