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Ms. Alba from Houston TX is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Mathematicians Need Classroom Resources!

Help me give my students manipulatives for extended thinking, printer/paper for creativity, organizer for simplicity, & laminator for durable resources!

  • $442 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a Tier-1 school with the majority of the students being labeled “At-Risk” with minimal to no resources at home and low income. My students show perseverance despite their hardships at home and make it known that the classroom is their favorite place to be. They are eager to learn and hungry for new experiences they may not receive outside school. They are hands-on learners and unique in every single way. They never fail to brighten my day!

My Project

My school is a Tier 1 school with limited funding so most supplies are purchased out of pocket by teachers. Our school has 2 semi-working printers for about 1200 students and it’s always a bummer when you can’t even make a master copy for the week’s activities. We have 1 laminating machine which is almost always out of laminating paper which makes the durability of work stations almost impossible, having to reprint and waste paper. If my project gets funded, I’ll be able to better supply my leaders of tomorrow with the resources they need for more engaging activities to promote retention. When my students are hands-on in class, it promotes socialization and engagement and minimizes misbehavior and lack of focus. Please help me get the supplies needed to prep my scholars to be successful!

Ms. Alba
Grades 3-5
  • International Leadership TX-Windmill Lakes
  • Houston, TX

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 140 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
10 Drawer Mobile Organizer • Kaplan Early Learning Company $94.46 1 $94.46
Scotch Thermal Laminator Value Pack • Teachers' School Supply $75.45 1 $75.45
HP - OfficeJet 5255 All-in-One Instant Ink Ready Printer - Black • Best Buy Education $59.58 1 $59.58
LL879 - Linking Centimeter Cubes • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
LC198 - Giant Magnetic Graph & Array Chart • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
White Card Stock (100 Sheets) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $8.06 3 $24.18
SunWorks Construction Paper Assorted Pack 9" x 12" (700 Sheets) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $17.96 1 $17.96

Materials cost

$331.61

Vendor shipping charges

$8.30

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.97

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$374.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$66.16

Total project goal

$441.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$441.04

6 Donors

-$437.08

Donations toward project cost

-$374.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$62.20

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.96

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$0.00

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