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Ms. Srour from Long Island City NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Get Ready to Learn!

Help me give my students these materials to help them be successful with their at-home learning as well as getting ready for next school year!

  • $372 goal

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My Students

My students are hardworking and motivated to make the best out of the situation that is at hand. They working tirelessly to complete their work and are doing the best they can. They have had their normal day to day life uprooted and changed with the blink of an eye! They are struggling academically as well as on a personal level as well. As their teacher, I am trying to find ways to keep them engaged and motivated to keep learning.

My students love to learn and want to succeed more than ever!

My students are special needs students and need hands-on, visual learning. My students are currently learning in their home environments, some of them in cramped, tiny spaces with siblings who are learning as well, and some in shelters. Their environments make it hard for them to learn, and I want to try to make it easier for them to learn.

My Project

I never thought I would be teaching from home and that my students would be learning "virtually" which is a tough job to do! But we are making it work and learning together as we progress through this time!

The materials included in this project will not only help my students during this time at home, but get them ready for next school year when the time comes!

We are a Title I school where most of these students struggle to have the necessary tools in the classroom and at home every day. As a teacher, I supply these items every year to make sure we have a successful school year! When it comes to taking notes within the classroom, I have color-coded notebooks for the students for each subject, so being able to provide them for them to keep them organized. Having the tools like scissors where their finger will fit, post -it notes to annotate books, and expo markers to make their lessons interactive with whiteboards. Having access to these materials will help my students' work come alive!

Ms. Srour
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Five Star Spiral College Ruled Notebook, 5 Subject, Wired Note Book with Pockets, 200 Lined Sheets, Home School Supplies for College Students or K-12, 11" x 8-1/2", Assorted Colors, 6 Pack (73793) • Amazon Business $31.86 2 $63.72
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 36 Count (Pack of 1) • Amazon Business $28.99 1 $28.99
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 2 $24.98
TOPSELL 5 Pack 32GB USB Flash Drives Flash Drive Flash Memory Stick Swivel USB 2.0 (32G, 5PCS, Black) • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Mead Composition Notebooks, Comp Books, Wide Ruled Paper, 100 Sheets, 9-3/4 inches x 7-1/2 inches, Classic Black Marble, 12 Pack (72936) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
mcSquares Stickies Dry-Erase Sticky Notes. Reusable Whiteboard Stickers 4 inch Square 6 Pack - Great for Reminders, Labels, Lists, and Decals - Never Buy Paper Post Notes Again, Its Eco-Friendly! • Amazon Business $19.49 1 $19.49
Post-it Super Sticky Notes, 4 Bright Colors, Sticks and Resticks, Recyclable, 3 in x 3 in • Amazon Business $19.09 1 $19.09
hand2mind Build-A-Grid Individual Grid (Ages 6+), Bring Graphing, Operations, Fractions & Decimals to Life with The Interchangeable Math Sheets (Set of 1) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Scissors, 8" Multipurpose Scissors Bulk 3-Pack, Ultra Sharp Blade Shears, Comfort-Grip Handles, Sturdy Sharp Scissors for Office Home School Sewing Fabric Craft Supplies, Fit Both Right/Left Handed • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
Swingline Staples, Standard, 1/4" Length, 210/Strip, 5000/Box, 10 Pack (35111) Packaging may vary • Amazon Business $13.50 1 $13.50
Scotch Brand Magic Tape with Black Dispenser, Numerous Applications, Invisible, Engineered for Office and Home Use, 3/4 x 1000 Inches, Boxed, 6 Rolls,1 Dispenser (810K6C38) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 7 Gram, 30 Count • Amazon Business $12.95 1 $12.95
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 16 Count • Amazon Business $9.93 1 $9.93

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