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Ms. J. from Friars Point MS is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Listening and Drawing Helps Kindergarten Excel in Education

My students need s expo markers, headphones, copy paper and chart paper to help them excel in education.

  • $797 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is Pre-K through Sixth grade with almost 200 students. Despite varied ability levels, my students are from an area of dire need. They reside in a community that is poverty stricken and homes in which parents work multiple jobs to make ends meet and survive by way of governmental assistance. 100% of the students at my school receive free breakfast and lunch due to their economic standings. More specifically my four year olds have a desire to be academic scholars despite their background and living conditions. Learning's a requirement to better their lives.

My Project

Copy paper and copies are limited in the school, therefore these supplies can be used to save the world and keep students active at the same time. Worksheets and paper are necessary for my students. My students are assigned homework Monday through Thursday. Paper is needed because they do not have books. Due to the age of my students anchor charts with pictures are a must. Every skill introduced is accompanied by a colorful anchor chart. My students enjoy using expo markers on small dry erase boards during phonics instruction. Using expo markers are often viewed as a reward. Headphones are needed daily for computer time. Students need headphones in order to block out classmates and focus on their work. Students also need headphones to take monthly assessments.

Ms. J.
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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17 donors17 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hammermill Copy Plus Copy Paper, 8-1/2" x 11", 92 Bright, 20 LB, 10 Reams of 500 Sheets • Quill.com $52.52 4 $210.08
Overtime Phantom DJ500 Headphones (Purple) • Quill.com $10.29 15 $154.35
Post-it, Tabletop Easel Pad, 20" x 23", Unruled, Plain White, EA , (563R) • Quill.com $27.45 5 $137.25
Expo Low Odor Dry-Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 36/Box • Quill.com $31.49 3 $94.47

Materials cost

$596.15

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$41.73

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$676.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$119.44

Total project goal

$796.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$796.26

14 Donors

-$603.63

Donations toward project cost

-$515.64

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.99

match offer

-$189.62

Match offer toward project cost

-$161.18

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.44

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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