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Mrs. Gouveia from Bridgeport CT is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarten Classroom Needs Bulletin Boards!

My students need two bulletin boards and bulletin board rolls of paper to show off their classwork inside of the classroom.

  • $289 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a kindergarten teacher, I get the excitement of meeting new precious faces with unique personalities every year. All of my students will come from a variety of different diverse backgrounds and most if not all of them will come from low-income housing. My school is in Bridgeport, CT which is an inner city district and my school specifically is located in a neighborhood where the poverty level is very high and we do not get any money for resources.

My Project

My kindergarten classroom has a one bulletin board outside of the classroom and zero bulletin boards inside. For the past 4 years, I have displayed students work by taping everything to our cinder block walls or to the windows. I have two large wall spaces where these bulletin boards can be hung and used to display yearly student work. I would use one to display literacy and writing projects and the other one I will use to display math work through out the year. By having these bulletin boards, it would free up the rest of my wall space where I can then utilize that space of other things. Also, I won't have to waste as much money on heavy duty tape and can use basic staples. Your donation will give to my classroom this year and for many years to come.

Mrs. Gouveia
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Quartet Cork Bulletin Board, 4' x 3', Silver Aluminum Frame • Staples Advantage $83.99 2 $167.98
Fadeless Designs Bulletin Board Art Paper, 4-Feet by 50-Feet, Weathered Wood (56515) • Amazon Business $22.24 2 $44.48

Materials cost

$212.46

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.19

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$245.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.35

Total project goal

$289.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$289.00

2 Donors

-$288.99

Donations toward project cost

-$245.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.34

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.01

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$0.00

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