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  • $426 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Hernandez
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 7 donors
  • $0 still needed

Let's Get Organized!

My students need an organized classroom with colorful storage bins, magnetic clips, an electric pencil sharpener, and other items that will keep our class organized.

My Students

Open House is right around the corner and I remember how I loved seeing my son's classrooms nicely organized with work displayed throughout the room. I want my students to work in an organized classroom and have their parents walk into an organized classroom that proudly displays their work.

This school year I have an awesome mix of students from kindergarten and first grade, yes...a K-1 split.

These students are such enthusiastic learners that I want to make certain that I feed their love of learning at the pace they crave it. My students attend a school in a low-income neighborhood and 100% of the students at our school receive free meals.

My Project

If we're fortunate enough to get the materials, they will all be used to give our classroom a "face lift." The bins will hold their unfinished work, instead of having stacks of paper on our bookcases. The magnetic clips will be used on our magnetic dry erase board. I'm most excited about these. I would want to put their names and pictures on each clip with their work clipped on. Our pencil sharpener is on its last leg and looks horrible. We would proudly display a new "working" pencil sharpener in our class. The double-sided tape will be used to put up some of their work on our classroom doors or cabinet doors.

From experience, I know that students love coming into a more organized and colorful classroom than one which is not so organized.

Although the stacks of papers on the bookcases are fixed neatly by the end of the day, having bins to place their work in would be a huge improvement and it would add pops of color to our room. I know my students will enjoy working in a more colorful and organized classroom. I hope we get that chance!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PP276 - Magnetic Display Clips - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 3 $59.97
Electric School Pencil Sharpener Pro Blue-gray • Teachers' School Supply $57.99 1 $57.99
JJ244 - Magnetic Display Shelves - Set of 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Grotto Grips - 12 Ct • Teachers' School Supply $21.55 1 $21.55
LL112RG - Heavy-Duty Paper Trays - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 2 $13.98
LL112VT - Heavy-Duty Paper Trays - Purple • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 2 $13.98
LL112BU - Heavy-Duty Paper Tray - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 2 $13.98
LL112GR - Heavy-Duty Paper Tray - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 2 $13.98
LL112RD - Heavy-Duty Paper Tray - Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 2 $13.98
LL112YE - Heavy-Duty Paper Tray - Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $6.99 2 $13.98
Sheet Protectors Clear Box Of 100 • Teachers' School Supply $11.99 1 $11.99
Dry Erase Sentence Strips Assorted 3 X 24 • Teachers' School Supply $7.89 1 $7.89
PP289 - Extra Display Cards • Lakeshore Learning Materials $1.29 4 $5.16
Wipe-off Sentence Strips 12in White Phrase Strips • Teachers' School Supply $3.99 1 $3.99
The World Wipe Off Map 17x22 • Teachers' School Supply $3.49 1 $3.49
Tape Double Stick 1/2 x 250 • Teachers' School Supply $3.15 1 $3.15

Materials cost

$289.05

Vendor shipping charges

$12.11

State sales tax

$26.45

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.34

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$361.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$63.87

Total project goal

$425.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$425.82

6 Donors

-$210.27

Donations toward project cost

-$180.98

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.29

match offer

-$212.91

Match offer toward project cost

-$180.97

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.94

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 21 students.

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