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Ms. Sawyer from Pensacola FL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Middle School Math....

Help me give my students supplies to do math problems at their seats.

  • $206 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As children, we may have been taught that "sticks and stones can break our bones, but names can never hurt us." Unfortunately, that is simply not true with my students. Children who live in poverty, like all children, deserve to be treated with respect and in a manner that preserves their dignity. The words we use to describe and label children do matter.

My students live in poverty and their school is labeled as being in the "hood".

I wouldn't trade my students for anything in the world because I love them and they love me back.

My Project

We need dry erase markers, erasers, and printer ink to print the problems for them to work daily. Students write the problem, work the problem and I check their work. Working your problem with dry erase boards is an easy way to see your mistakes and correct them at your seat. Students love using the boards instead of wasting paper.

Math is a daily concept that needs to be written down, changed, erased and worked again.

We need supplies for working math problem over and over at our seats on dry erase boards until we are expert mathematicians. I have 100 students and using dry erase boards saves lots of trees.

Ms. Sawyer
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RETON Rewritable Magnetic Dry Wipe White Board Markers Pens with Eraser Cap (100 Pcs, Black) • Amazon Business $23.99 2 $47.98
LINKYO Compatible Toner Cartridge Replacement for Brother TN660 TN-660 TN630 (Black, High Yield, 4-Pack) • Amazon Business $39.95 1 $39.95
LINKYO Compatible Drum Unit Replacement for Brother DR730 DR-730 • Amazon Business $25.95 1 $25.95
Paper Mate Pink Pearl Erasers, Small, 36 Count • Amazon Business $8.28 2 $16.56
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49

Materials cost

$142.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$175.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.89

Total project goal

$205.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$205.96

2 Donors

-$103.00

Donations toward project cost

-$87.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.45

match offer

-$102.96

Match offer toward project cost

-$87.52

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.44

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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