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Mrs. Holley from Montgomery AL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math and Language Literacy!

Help me give my students engaging learning activities to improve their language arts and math skills.

  • $261 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have been teaching for 16 years, and I still enjoy going to work every morning. Some days I don't see how I'm making a difference, but my students let me know I do. I'm always working in my classroom, and with my students, to improve my teaching style to better serve them.

My school is a Title I school with a 95% African American population.

My students are good readers, but struggle with comprehension especially with informational text. They also do not have a large academic vocabulary background and their critical-thinking skills are weak.

My Project

As an educator we are sometimes faced with challenges when providing academic lessons. It is hard to give students the skills or materials needed in a world of technology. I need engaging activities to keep their attention.

I believe that having Language Arts and Math engaging activities that provide research-based strategies will allow my students an opportunity to improve their skills.

The learning activities that I am requesting are designed to help students learn and review math and language standards through a Spiral Review of new and old skills. I will also need computer ink to print these resources from a digital file.

Mrs. Holley
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
5th Grade ELA Assessments - Reading Comprehension - Grammar - Writing • Teachers Pay Teachers $40.00 1 $40.00
5th Grade Language Resources {Bundle} • Teachers Pay Teachers $30.00 1 $30.00
HP 61 Color Ink Cartridge, Standard (CH562WN#140) • Quill.com $26.09 1 $26.09
Wonders McGraw Hill 5th Grade Vocabulary Trifold - Units 1-6 • Teachers Pay Teachers $22.00 1 $22.00
5th Grade Math Spiral Review | 5th Grade Math Homework ENTIRE YEAR • Teachers Pay Teachers $21.99 1 $21.99
HP 61 Black Ink Cartridge (CH561WN) • Quill.com $18.89 1 $18.89
Wonders McGraw Hill 5th Grade Spelling Trifolds - Units 1-6 **Bundle** • Teachers Pay Teachers $16.00 1 $16.00

Materials cost

$174.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$14.26

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$221.85

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.15

Total project goal

$261.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$261.00

6 Donors

-$131.00

Donations toward project cost

-$111.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.05

Matching donations from our partners

-$129.29

Match offers toward project cost

-$109.90

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.39

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.71

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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