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Mrs. Womble from Gray Court SC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Take A Learning Safari!

The cost of this proposal is $264, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $280 goal

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At Hickory Tavern Elementary, we are concerned about creating a sense of community and unity within our school. We also try to distinguish our elementary school from the middle school which shares our building. In order to accomplish this goal, we have begun to create school-wide themes to use on a rotating basis. Our previous theme was "Dive Into a Sea of Learning". Our school hallways and all classrooms were decorated in this theme for the past two years and the students have loved it. The students are unaware that the theme will change with the next school year, and they do not know what the new theme will be. We have found the school-wide theme to be very successful. Students seem to take more pride in their school and appreciate how the theme decorations have livened up a very dull, gray building. As chair of the theme committee, it is my responsibility to find appropriate hallway decorations for the theme. Our hallways are divided into the following sections: main, kindergarten through second, Montessori and fifth grade, and third through fourth grades. For the upcoming two school years, our faculty has chosen "Let's Take A Learning Safari," focusing on animals and plant life of the jungle/rainforest. Would you please consider helping us "liven up" our gray building for our students and help our students become "wild about learning"? The decorations will be used for 2 years and then placed in storage until we rotate to the jungle/safari theme again in 5 years.

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

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This project will reach 500 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Jungle Dreams Wall Mural • Highsmith Inc. $113.52 1 $113.52
SAFARI PRNTS RL 24"X8' ST6 • Nasco $16.95 2 $33.90
SAFARI PRINT BORDETTE ST6 • Nasco $15.25 1 $15.25
WILD ZOO ANIMALS POSTER ST • Nasco $12.55 2 $25.10

Materials cost

$187.77

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$229.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.40

Total project goal

$280.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$280.00

2 Donors

-$267.11

Donations toward project cost

-$230.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.10

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.39

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$0.00

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