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Mrs. Scott from Indianapolis IN is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Be Sharp

My students need pencils and sharpeners.

  • $224 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

How can you stay sharp? Well my students need sharp pencils to stay sharp on their school work.

My students are loving kids who really want to learn and explore.

Our school is located in a large city and most students are from lower income families. I have a wide range of learning abilities within my class but all are bright, young, achievers.

My Project

I envision these pencils and pencil sharpeners reducing the amount of down time we have because of broken pencils. We will be able to keep the flow of the lessons going with out lead falling out of pencils and students getting up to consistently going to the sharpener.

This project will improve my classrooms focus and flow.

We are always pausing because someone does not have a pencil or the sharpener will not work. I believe we will have more academic focus if we have working tools.

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Mrs. Scott
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 31 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Electric Pencil Sharpener • Kaplan Early Learning Company $50.96 2 $101.92
Ticonderoga #2 Black Pencil 24ct Hang Tab Box • Kaplan Early Learning Company $5.53 10 $55.30

Materials cost

$157.22

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.36

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$189.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.46

Total project goal

$223.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$223.04

6 Donors

-$217.09

Donations toward project cost

-$188.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.36

match offer

-$1.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$0.85

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.15

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.95

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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