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Mrs. Roberts from Greensboro NC is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math Supplies Build Strong Students!

My students need basic supplies for teaching and learning--pencils, paper, markers, coloring pencils, posters, pencil sharpener, etc.

  • $1,583 goal

This project expired on October 2, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Welcome to Mrs. R's 7th Grade math class! We are a great bunch of hard-working students. Our middle school is in a struggling neighborhood that lacks many key resources kids need to succeed.

The students at our school have so much to offer and in return I hope that I can offer them the tools they need to be successful in the real world.

We are a fun, energetic, and excited class full of bright minds. All we need is the opportunity to show what we've got!

My Project

My students need the resources to succeed! With basic supplies lacking, like pencils and even a working classroom pencil sharpener, students not only struggle with personal issues, but even with the necessary items to "win" in the classroom.

These students deserve a chance, one that I need help providing them with--enter you!

Your donation helps set up the next generation with the support they desperately need to become the leaders they are.

Basic supplies like paper, pencils, protractors, are all part of what I'm asking for--and will make a world of difference...OPEN UP a world where they can make a difference!

Mrs. Roberts
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 80 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flipside Unframed Mini Dry Erase Board, 9.5" (0.8 ft) W x 12" (1 ft) H, White Surface, Rectangle, 1 Each • Staples Advantage $4.19 35 $146.65
Stanley Heavy-Duty 12' Tape Measure • Staples Advantage $6.59 15 $98.85
Staples Heavy-Duty View Binder with D-Rings, White, 500 Sheet Capacity, 2" Ring • Staples Advantage $4.35 20 $87.00
X-ACTO SchoolPro Electric Pencil Sharpener, Blue/Gray • Staples Advantage $41.99 2 $83.98
Westcott Transparent Acrylic 12" Ruler, Clear • Staples Advantage $2.79 30 $83.70
Binney & Smith Crayola Nonwashable Classic Markers, Broad Point Tip, Assorted Colors, 10/Pk • Staples Advantage $4.89 10 $48.90
Binney & Smith Crayola Washable Classpack Markers, Broad Tip, Assorted Colors, 200/Ct • Staples Advantage $48.61 1 $48.61
Safco Onyx 3266 Mesh Desktop Organizer, Mesh Desk Organizer 3 Horizontal 5 Upright, Black • Staples Advantage $42.19 1 $42.19
Staples Insertable Reference Dividers, 8-Tab, Multicolor, 8 1/2" x 11" • Staples Advantage $1.99 20 $39.80
Economical 16-lb. Filler Paper, 10 1/2" x 8", Wide Ruled, 200 Sheets/Pk • Staples Advantage $3.79 10 $37.90
Expo Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Assorted, Fine Point, Dozen • Staples Advantage $18.29 2 $36.58
Dixon Ticonderoga Pencils, No. 2, 96/Pk • Staples Advantage $11.99 3 $35.97
Staples Copy Paper, LETTER-Size, 92/104 US/Euro Brightness, 20 lb., 8 1/2" x 11", 1 Case, 10 Reams, 5,000 sheets • Staples Advantage $33.28 1 $33.28
Pacon 10 Shelf Organizer, Heavy-Duty Corrugated Cardboard • Staples Advantage $32.49 1 $32.49
Wausau Paper Astrobrights, 8 1/2" x 11", LETTER-size, 24 lb., Assorted Colors, 1,250/Ct • Staples Advantage $25.29 1 $25.29
Staples USB 2.0 flash drive, 5-Pack, 8GB • Staples Advantage $24.99 1 $24.99
Westcott Protractor, Clear, 6" • Staples Advantage $0.49 50 $24.50
Expo Low Odor Chisel Tip Dry-Erase Markers, Assorted, 12/Pack • Staples Advantage $8.04 3 $24.12
Pacon 4-Ply Colored Poster Board, Assorted Colors, 22"W x 28"H, 25/Pk • Staples Advantage $8.01 3 $24.03
Kleenex Boutique Cube Box Facial Tissues, 2-Ply, White, 6/Ct • Staples Advantage $11.29 2 $22.58
Staples Construction Paper, 76 lbs., Assorted Colors, 9" x 12", 200/Pk • Staples Advantage $6.79 3 $20.37
Staples Power Strip Cord, 6 Outlets, 6'L Cord • Staples Advantage $19.29 1 $19.29
Expo Chisel Tip Dry-Erase Markers, Black, Dozen • Staples Advantage $9.49 2 $18.98
Staples 15' Extension Cord, 3-Outlet, Gray • Staples Advantage $16.69 1 $16.69
Band-Aid Sheer/Wet Flex Variety Pack, 280/Bx • Staples Advantage $15.49 1 $15.49
Rapid M20U Staple Gun, Flat Wire Staples, Black • Staples Advantage $15.29 1 $15.29
Staples Single-Hole Manual Pencil Sharpener, Translucent • Staples Advantage $1.49 10 $14.90
Binney & Smith Crayola Colored Pencils, Assorted, 12/St • Staples Advantage $1.36 10 $13.60
Expo Dry-Erase Eraser • Staples Advantage $1.48 9 $13.32
Elmer's Washable School Glue Sticks, Purple, .24 oz., 60/Pk • Staples Advantage $12.33 1 $12.33
Brighton Professional Soft Molded Wastebasket, 10 Gallons, Black, 20"H x 15 1/2"W x 11"D • Staples Advantage $10.79 1 $10.79
Scotch Classic Desktop Tape Dispenser, Black, 1/Pack • Staples Advantage $5.29 2 $10.58
Staples Quadrille Graph Pads, 50 Sheets, 4 Squares Per Inch, White, 8 1/2"H x 11"W • Staples Advantage $4.34 2 $8.68
Clorox Disinfecting Wipes Value Pack, Scented, 105 Count total, 3 Canisters • Staples Advantage $5.99 1 $5.99
Expo Dry-Erase Cleaner, 8 oz. • Staples Advantage $1.84 3 $5.52

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