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Mrs. Klingner from Chicago IL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Individualized Learning Done Right!

Help me give my students individualized learning by having colored ink to print out materials to make file folder games that are specific and inviting for each individual student and help them grow socially and academically.

  • $178 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My primary (K-4) class of diverse learners are very hard workers. They have to be. I have high expectations for them and they learn in my classroom to have high expectations of themselves. They in turn then have high expectations of me. It's a full circle of each of us making one another better throughout the school year.

I strive to give my students the best experiences.

I teach resource special education where I pull my students out of their regular classroom to receive specialized services according to their needs and goals. I work closely with their general education classroom teachers, to make sure that they are getting what they need to succeed in their classrooms.

My students live in a large urban area. We are a Title I school with a 95% poverty rate. Funding is tighter than I've ever seen it in my twenty-four years as a classroom teacher. The school tries hard to provide the teachers with what they need, but it is very difficult to provide even the basics let alone the bigger items that we need to be successful.

My Project

My students need materials to help them grow academically and socially. File Folder activities help the students with individualized goals for all areas of their learning. Using these activities is motivating and individualized.

My students are motivated by things that are visually appealing and challenging.

These file folder activities will make sure that each student is working on what they need to be working on. File folder activities can be used for social activities and various academic activities. Everything from identifying common environmental signs to math, language arts and science activities. Being able to laminate these activities will help to make sure that the items last longer and they can be used over and over again.

Mrs. Klingner
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 17 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP CZ074FN#140 61 Tri-color Ink Cartridge (CH562WN), 2 Ink Cartridges • Amazon Business $47.89 1 $47.89
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4-Inches, 3 mil thick, 200-Pack, Clear (TP3854-200) • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
2 Pack- SimpleHouseware Expandable 5 Section Upright File Sorter Organizer, Black • Amazon Business $19.87 1 $19.87
AmazonBasics AMZ401 File Folders - Letter Size (100 Pack) – Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $14.69 1 $14.69
Hook and Loop Tape Roll Self Adhesive Back Fastening Strips by TOPtoper 1 Inch x 32.8 Feet (White) • Amazon Business $12.48 1 $12.48

Materials cost

$118.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$150.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.59

Total project goal

$177.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$177.29

4 Donors

-$177.29

Donations toward project cost

-$150.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.59

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$0.00

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