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Mrs. Nemitz from Roseville MI is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Looking Your Best Means Doing Your Best

Help me give my students hairbrushes, combs and hair ties to help keep them groomed and feeling confident to do their best learning.

  • $263 goal

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My Students

My students are a wonderful group of 2nd graders. They attend an urban school where 100% of the students receive free breakfast and lunch. The students come from many different backgrounds, cultures, and face many different challenges in their day to day lives.

There are many single income families; families that are receiving assistance in one form or another, and families that are or were homeless at one time.

Regardless of the challenges these students face, they always come to school with smiles on their faces. They are eager to learn and when given an even playing field, they are capable of great things! I want to help even the field for them and their education.

My Project

The hair brushes, combs, and hair ties I am requesting will be used throughout my school by students in all grades and all classes to help them be prepared to focus on their learning and not simple things like their appearance. Some of our students come to school without having had the time or help to brush their hair or arrange it so they are able to see easily. The supplies will be kept in the office for the students to who need them and assistance with them.

Today's students come to school with so many challenges already, one as simple as brushed and neat hair should not affect their learning.

It is unfortunate that this is a need for some students, but for some the task is left for them to do and they are too young to handle the task properly For others, no one is home, up to help them or even remind them that this simple task needs to be done. Once they have come to school they realize that they need help and look to us for assistance. This simple project will make their day much easier and in turn they can focus all their energy on their learning.

Mrs. Nemitz
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Annie Mini Wave Brush Bulk, Hard Bristles, 24 Count • Amazon Business $30.78 2 $61.56
Frcolor 190 Pieces Hair Elastics Hair Ties Hair Bands Bulk Ponytail Holders (Random colors) • Amazon Business $10.49 3 $31.47
STORi Stackable Clear Plastic Hair Accessory Containers with Lids | set of 3 • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Hair Comb 5" Pocket Size Unbreakable, 72 Piece in a Jar, Black, • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Medline Plastic Combs,black, 144 Count - MDS137007 • Amazon Business $11.54 1 $11.54
Oopsu 1870 pcs Hair Accessories for Girls–Cute Ponytail Holders Hair Rope,Elastic Rubber Bands • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
Sufermee 50 pcs Girls Teens Kids Hair Clips Animal printed pattern Hairpins Non-slip Hair Barrettes Hair Accessories • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
QtGirl 126pcs Snap Hair Clips 63 Pairs 2" No Slip Metal Hair Barrettes for Toddlers Girls Kids Women Fine Hair Thick Hair • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Susufaa 100 Pcs / Lot Candy Color Ribbon Ponytail Holder Yoga Twist Elastic Band or Hair Ties Hair Accessories • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Ondder 36pcs Hair Clips No Slip Metal Snap Barrettes Hairpin Hair Accessories,Assorted Animal Fruit Design Colors • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

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