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Mrs. Miller from Philadelphia PA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Mayfair ROCKS Exhibition Supplies!

Help me give my students classroom and art supplies for our community outreach project!

  • $321 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are full of inquiry and are hungry to learn! Throughout the day I see two classes of fifth graders for literacy. These children's reading levels vary from 3rd-6th grade, which requires a variety of reading materials.

Along with the varying reading levels, my children come from very diverse backgrounds.

Our school has an extremely high ESOL population. Our classroom is made up of students who have just entered the country and speak little to no English. We also have learners with academic hurdles who require special education services.

My Project

As a part of an IB School in Philadelphia, my fifth grade students work on a culminating exhibition at the end of the school year as they move from the elementary to middle school level. Through our Mayfair Rocks project, students will research the positive aspects of social media.

In addition, our fifth graders will plan and implement a community outreach activity to spread positivity throughout the Mayfair Community.

These supplies will help my class to plan, research and create specially designed and decorated rocks that will be spread throughout the neighborhood to share words of kindness, encouragement and joy!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples 8.5" x 11" Copy Paper, 20 lbs, 92 Brightness, 5000/Carton (135848) • Staples Advantage $39.23 2 $78.46
Simply Economy 1 1/2" 3-Ring View Binders, White, 12/Carton (23729/21686) • Staples Advantage $40.99 1 $40.99
Color Splash Washable Tempera Paints, Assorted, 32 Oz., 12/Pack (LT5) • Staples Advantage $39.29 1 $39.29
Integra Presharpened No. 2 Pencils, #2 Pencil Grade, Yellow Barrel, 144 / Box • Staples Advantage $29.99 1 $29.99
BIC Mark-it Permanent Marker, Fine Point Tip, Assorted Colors, Dozen (32592/GPMAP12AS) • Staples Advantage $4.77 6 $28.62
Staples 3-Tab File Folders, Letter, Assorted Position, Manila, 250/Box • Staples Advantage $21.69 1 $21.69

Materials cost

$239.04

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$272.63

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.11

Total project goal

$320.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$320.74

11 Donors

-$290.00

Donations toward project cost

-$251.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.62

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.74

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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