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Mrs. Sanford from Timpson TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Sharpen Our Skills!

Help me give my students pencil sharpeners, pencils, and erasers for our math classes.

  • $223 goal

This project expired on May 24, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a rural elementary school and most of my students have known each other since kindergarten. This has created wonderful bonds among my students.

My students are bright, inquisitive and LOVE learning!

They don't back down from a challenge. They crave knowledge and are ready to face new tasks. Two-thirds of the student population is economically disadvantaged. My students love learning through technology. They are hard workers and will do amazing things. These students have exciting futures ahead of them.

My Project

Our math class needs pencil sharpeners, pencils, and erasers. We go through lots of pencils and erasers while problem solving and learning math skills. Having these supplies readily available will help us keep our focus on our math!

We need to sharpen our math skills!

Help us get these school supplies so that our math class can dig in to our learning. These supplies will be used by all students and help us focus our time on learning our math!

It is OKAY to erase! This is how we learn. When we don't get it right the first time, we erase and TRY AGAIN! That is what problem solving is all about.

Mrs. Sanford
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 45 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
X-ACTO School Pro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener, Blue, 1 Count (1670) • Amazon Business $24.95 4 $99.80
Ticonderoga Pencils, HB #2 Premium Wood Latex-Free Eraser, 2 Packs of 96 Pencils Plus 24 Free Pencils (216 Pencils Total) • Amazon Business $36.00 1 $36.00
Sargent Art 36 Count Premium Pink Eraser Class Pack, Best Buy Assortment, 36-1012 • Amazon Business $10.46 2 $20.92

Materials cost

$156.72

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.35

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$189.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.37

Total project goal

$222.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$222.44

3 Donors

-$128.00

Donations toward project cost

-$120.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

match offer

-$80.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$68.57

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.10

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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