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Ms. Torres-Pedroza from Gilroy CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Index Cards and Place Holders for Our Professional Development Please!

Help me give my students color index cards, white index cards, and table place holders for working on collaboration!

  • $168 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are amazing. I wish I could provide them with all the supplies, materials, and essentials this world has to offer. I want them to be successful not only in my Common Core Math 1 classroom but also in their future. Although we have just begun the school year I can already sense that this year is going to be remarkable.

There will be great math puzzles, activities, and games that challenge students to think and go further than they ever thought possible.

I will challenge the quiet students to speak up and voice their opinions, because what they have to say matters. I will challenge the problem solvers to come up with explanations and justifications using words. I will challenge those with little math confidence to not be afraid of making mistakes and to always ask questions.

My Project

The white index cards are going to be used by students to record important postulates, theorems, definitions, formulas, and properties.

Index cards are an essential tool to build academic vocabulary and conceptual understanding.

The table number holders are a great way to encourage collaboration and team building. When students are allowed to pick their own teams they always go to the people they are most comfortable with. It is important to give students the opportunity to talk to students they normally do not talk to. Having strategic grouping can be beneficial for not only the students who struggle, but also the students who excel.

Ms. Torres-Pedroza
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
New Star 12 Pc Table Number Holder Table Card Holder Table Number Stand Place Card Holder 12" • Amazon Business $22.46 2 $44.92
AmazonBasics Ruled Index Cards, Assorted Neon, 4x6-Inch, 300-Count • Amazon Business $5.99 7 $41.93
AmazonBasics Heavy Weight Ruled Index Cards, White, 3x5-Inch, 100-Count • Amazon Business $2.89 5 $14.45

Materials cost

$101.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.27

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$142.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.07

Total project goal

$167.16

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$167.16

1 Donor

-$167.16

Donations toward project cost

-$142.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.07

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$0.00

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