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Ms. Polonia from New York NY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

I See Me in My Writing

Help me give my students the power to see themselves through their writing. The privacy partition will be created into writing boards that will inspire my students to write about anything they are passionate about.

  • $573 goal

This project expired on September 15, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Try your very best!" This is what I remind my students everyday. My class is an integrated co-teaching class made up of students with disabilities, English language learners, and gifted students. Our school is a Title I school located in a low-income, high need area but that doesn't stop my students from doing the best they can. My students are a group of wonderful and curious kindergartners that love to learn. I wish I was able to provide them with all of the great resources out there to help them become better students.

My Project

Kindergarteners love to write about themselves and things they love. So what better way to support them than by creating writing boards. I will use the privacy partitions and all other materials to create a writing board for each child. The writing board will have sight words, family words, verbs, etc to promote and enhance their writing.

I want my students to be able to see themselves when they write.

The need to see how smart they are and how powerful their words are. I believe that as teachers, we need to inspire and motivate these young writers in the best way we can. That is why my students need these materials.

Ms. Polonia
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP 61 Color Ink Cartridge, Standard (CH562WN#140) • Staples Advantage $27.89 6 $167.34
HP 61 Black Ink Cartridge (CH561WN) • Staples Advantage $19.89 6 $119.34
JJ689 - Privacy Partition - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 3 $89.97
AmazonBasics Clear Thermal Laminating Plastic Paper Laminator Sheets - 8.9 Inch x 11.4 Inch, 200-Pack • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Pacon Heavy Duty Chart Paper, 24" x 32", Unruled, White, 25 Sheets/Pad (3371) • Staples Advantage $30.99 1 $30.99
Staples Cardstock Paper, 110 lbs, 8.5" x 11", White, 250/Pack (49701) • Staples Advantage $8.03 1 $8.03

Materials cost

$449.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$486.39

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.83

Total project goal

$572.22

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$572.22

2 Donors

-$287.00

Donations toward project cost

-$243.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.05

Matching donations from our partners

-$285.22

Match offers toward project cost

-$242.44

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.78

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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