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Mrs. Shippy from Chicago IL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Label Me This!

My students need a label maker and replacement tape to organize our classroom library.

  • $161 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is located in a large, urban city with a diverse population. Many of my students come from single-parent families or from families where both parents work long hours to support their families. Often times, several generations live together in the same house.

Many of my students come from homes where English is not the only language spoken, and many have come to us from other countries.

All of my students receive free lunch. I am lucky enough to teach an awesome group of middle school students who are creative, eager, and enthusiastic. They are always interested in learning more about a topic and constantly challenge me to be on my toes. I want to teach my kids the required subject matter, but I also want to teach them to be themselves, have fun learning and to love reading! Thank you for joining us on our journey.

My Project

My students and I have worked very hard to create an awesome classroom library. We have made it a place that everyone wants to visit either to pick out a great book, complete work or just relax. One of our biggest challenges is keeping our library organized.

We would like to get a label maker and replacement tape so we can label all of our books to make sure they always get put in the correct bin or can be returned to our classroom if they get lost.

Our student librarians will be in charge of making labels and putting them on the books. We have worked very hard to get all of our wonderful books, a label maker will help us keep them for years to come! Thank you for supporting our classroom.

Mrs. Shippy
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brother P-touch Label Maker, PC-Connectable Labeler, PTD600, Color Display, High-Resolution PC Printing, Black • Amazon Business $69.97 1 $69.97
P-touch 9mm Label Maker Tape, Ptouch TZ TZe TZe121 TZe221 TZe421 TZe521 TZe621 TZe721 laminate tape, Compatible brother pt d210 label tape, 6-Pack Combo Set,0.35 Inch (3/8 Inch) x 8m (26.2ft) • Amazon Business $18.60 1 $18.60
TZe Tapes, Unistar 4-Pack (Pink/Green/White/Black) Ptouch Labels Compatible Brother Ptouch PT-D210 / H110 / PT-D200 and More, Standard Laminated 1/2 inch (12mm) for TZe-231 TZe-335 TZe-MQG35 TZe-MQP35 • Amazon Business $16.20 1 $16.20

Materials cost

$104.77

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$136.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.06

Total project goal

$160.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$160.40

1 Donor

-$68.17

Donations toward project cost

-$68.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$80.20

Match offer toward project cost

-$68.17

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.03

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$12.03

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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