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Ms. Leung from Providence RI is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Just the Basics

Help me give my students a classroom pencil sharpener, a book stapler, scissors, pens, and their own headphones.

  • $756 goal

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My Students

My students are extremely special because they all have unique qualities to make you smile. They are loving individuals who have learning disabilities which makes learning and school difficult for them. They all come from low-income homes, and for some, English is their second language. However, they all come to school ready to learn, to take chances, and to slowly achieve their educational goals.

My students inspire me day after day with their amazing love, uniqueness, and strength to push past their educational barriers.

Great things DO come in small packages!

My Project

My students need a working electric pencil sharpener. Our electric sharpener just stopped working and it's only the beginning of the year. Having an electric pencil sharpener in a classroom is a "must-have". We would also like other materials such as; scissors, a paper cutter and a book stapler to use when we make our own books or when we copy books online to use in our reading groups.

My students are also in desperate need of their own headphones.

We require them to have headphones to use while they are reading, listening to a story or while they are taking a test on a device. However, when headphones break or get lost we don't have any extra ones to replace them. So having new headphones for each of my students would be a great gift to us.

Ms. Leung
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
20 Pack - Sony - ZX Series Wired On-Ear Headphones • Best Buy Education $280.00 1 $280.00
10 Pack - Sony - ZX Series Wired On-Ear Headphones • Best Buy Education $140.00 1 $140.00
Bostitch Long Reach Stapler, Full-Strip Capacity, Black (B440LR) • $43.19 1 $43.19
Bostitch SuperPro 6 Extra Heavy Duty Classroom Commercial Electric Pencil Sharpener, 6-Holes, Black/Gray (EPS12HC) • Amazon Business $43.08 1 $43.08
Fiskars The Original Orange Handled Scissors (Pack of 3) • Amazon Business $34.24 1 $34.24
Dahle 507 Personal Rolling Trimmer, 12.5" Cut Length, 7 Sheet Capacity, Self-Sharpening, Automatic Clamp, German Engineered Paper Cutter • Amazon Business $29.52 1 $29.52
uni-ball Jetstream Ballpoint Pens, Bold Point (1.0mm), Assorted Colors, 12 Count • Amazon Business $18.95 1 $18.95
6-Inch Short iPhone Cable, Pantom Short iPhone/iPad Cable Cord Charger Sync/Charge Compatible with iPhone Xs/Xs Max/Xr/X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus/6s/6s Plus/5c/5se/5s/iPad Pro/iPad Mini/iPod Touch [5-Packs] • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99

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