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Ms. Hobbins from Brownsburg IN is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Home Sweet Classroom

My students need a paper cutter, laminator, and contact paper in our classroom they can look forward to coming to every day. I want my room to feel like home away from home.

  • $161 goal

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My Students

My classroom has 21 desks and 21 chairs. To many, these items alone mean nothing. To me, they mean everything. They represent the 42 feet that will walk to these chairs, the 42 hands that will work at these desks, and the 42 eyes and ears that will soak everything in. I only have 2,400 minutes a week to impact these already incredible minds and most of that time is spent impacting me.

I want my students to look back 20 years from now and remember the shared experience we had in our classroom.

When I look back on this group of kiddos I am going to remember their beaming smiles when a friend cheered them on, their little giggles when they told their teacher to stop dancing along to a song, and their big hearts when they had to tackle problems inside and outside the classroom.

My Project

By creating a creative learning environment, my students will feel safe and comfortable. I will create a space that makes them feel like they can be or do anything.

My students look to each other as a first grade family.

I want them to not only want to learn when they walk through my door, but also cheer each other on as they do so. We are only at the beginning of a new school year but I can already tell this group is a special bunch. They already want to see one another succeed. I want my classroom theme to be able to match that.

By using the Amazon laminator and thermal pouches I will be able to create durable supplies for this group of kiddos and classes to come.

Ms. Hobbins
Grades PreK-2

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Westcott 12" TrimAir Titanium Wood Guillotine Paper Trimmer with Anti-Microbial Protection • Amazon Business $32.11 1 $32.11
SimpleLife4U Light Brown Wood Grain Contact Paper Self Adhesive Shelf Liner Dresser Drawer Cabinet Sticker 17.7 Inch by 9.8 Feet • Amazon Business $13.29 2 $26.58
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4-Inches, 3 mil thick, 200-Pack, Clear (TP3854-200) • Amazon Business $24.24 1 $24.24
AmazonBasics Thermal Laminator • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99

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