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Ms. J from Seattle WA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

M is for Motivation

My students need visual aids that will help motivate them to learn and focus their attention on things like cooperation and teamwork.

  • $395 goal

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My Students

I teach PE to students in grades K-5 in a multicultural school that celebrates diversity. My students enjoy running, racing, bowling, dancing, and tennis. They also enjoy reading, math, and playing foursquare, and basketball at recess. Our school is an open-concept school which means that there are no walls that separate classes from one another. Every year, we have a family multi-cultural night where families bring food and wear traditional clothes to celebrate their culture. It's a great time to celebrate the diversity at our school.

My Project

I didn't have many posters in my gym last year but I have a lot of room for posters this year. I'm requesting posters with inspirational messages. Everyone needs a little encouragement when they are down.

These posters will help encourage discouraged students.

And I think these posters will also help motivate other students to think of things in a different way than they may be used to.

These posters also reflect some of the diversity that is at our school. I couldn't find as many posters as I wanted to, but I think this is a good start. I will keep looking for more!

Ms. J
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 300 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
FS491 - Human X-Rays - Set of 18 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 2 $59.98
16 Motivational Classroom Wall Posters - Inspirational Quotes for Students - Teacher Classroom Decorations 13 x 19 (Paper) 001 • Amazon Business $39.95 1 $39.95
You are Mini Collection 5x7 Wall Art Prints, Typography, Nursery Decor, Kid's Wall Art Print, Kid's Room Decor, Gender Neutral, Motivational Word Art, Inspirational Artwork for Kids, Baby Room Decor • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Shareable Posters An Unusual Friendship Gift, Set of FOUR 11X17 Inspirational, Inspiring & Motivational Phrases, Men and Women Inspiring Gifts, Wall Art, Educational Poster. Famous Sayings For Kids. • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
JSC142 Welcome Classroom Poster | 18-Inches By 12-Inches | 100lb Gloss Poster Paer • Amazon Business $8.95 2 $17.90
777 Tri-Seven Entertainment African American Athletes Poster Black Sports History Wall Art Print, 24" x 18" • Amazon Business $17.29 1 $17.29
777 Tri-Seven Entertainment Lebron James the King 18x24 Cavaliers 23 Color Poster African American History, 18" x 24" • Amazon Business $17.29 1 $17.29
Motivational and Inspirational Posters with Quotes for School or College Decor. Art Prints with Positive Vibes. Set Includes Four 11x17 inch Posters. Great as Graduation Gifts or Classroom Posters • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
7 Rules of Life Motivational Poster - Printed on Premium Cardstock Paper - Sized 11 x 14 Inch - Perfect Print For Bedroom or Home Office • Amazon Business $14.79 1 $14.79
Motivational Quote Workout Gym Posters - 8" x 10" - Set of 4 - Classroom Office Wall Art Decals - Inspirational Teen Boy Girl Fitness Success Sports Goal Hard Work Decor - Adhesive Black Finish • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Barack Obama Quote Classroom Poster Growth Mindset Posters School Motivational Inspirational Wall Art Quotes Teacher Supplies Learning Teaching Positive Education Teachers Dreams Mindsets Decorations • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Large F.R.I.E.N.D.S Poster by School Smarts. Fully Laminated, Durable Material Rolled and SEALED in Plastic Poster Sleeve for Protection. Discounts and Specials below • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Historical Quote Motivational Posters; Success Wall Art Inspired by Famous Leaders and Thinkers, 8x10 Inch, Set of 4 • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Creative Teaching Press Poster Stem Careers Inspire U Poster, Gr. 3+ (7273) • Amazon Business $6.69 1 $6.69

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