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Ms. Hubbard from Harper Woods MI is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Laminate My Learning

My students need a laminating machine so that we can preserve their work and learning materials. Visual supports help make my students' day easier.

  • $269 goal

This project expired on July 9, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." - Benjamin Franklin As a teacher of special needs children, the hands on experience is essential to my students' day. My students learn best when they participate and have an opportunity to be involved in the learning process.

We are a small school district near Detroit that allows children from our community as well as Detroit children to attend.

100% of our students receive free breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For many of them and their families this is a blessing. I am the speech and language teacher for students in pre-kindergarten to third grade. At our school, we are a family, all children are loved, respected and accepted.

My Project

I would like to have a lamination machine and laminating pouches to help preserve the materials my students use on a daily basis. The students would be able to transport materials from school to home and back without ruining the activity. Many of my students' day is supported by a visual schedule which requires laminating along with many other visual supports which makes their day successful. I like to make games and vocabulary picture cards to support reinforcement for home programs. A lamination machine will help to ensure that these materials are durable and that they will be around for a long time.

By donating to my project you will be helping ensure that students have durable materials that they can use again and again.

It will also ensure that students will have visual supports that they can use at school and at home. The lamination machine will help me provide sturdy reinforcement materials which is important to me and my parents.

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
XC341 - Classroom Laminating Machine • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00
XC343 - 9" x 11 1/2" Pouches • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 2 $43.98
XC342 - 4 3/8" x 6 1/2" Pouches • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 2 $21.98

Materials cost

$194.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$227.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.21

Total project goal

$268.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$268.09

1 Donor

-$134.03

Donations toward project cost

-$113.93

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.10

match offer

-$134.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$113.95

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.11

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$0.00

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