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Ms. Silva from Springfield MA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Midyear Refill!

My students need a refill on items that we use daily, like pencils, dry erase markers and cleaning supplies.

  • $655 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Our mixed level class consists of 11 bright and cheery students. Our students are eager to learn and sometimes growing so fast we don't have enough resources to provide them for even more growth.

Our class has a variety of different learning levels and styles.

We need to be able to reach all levels of teaching for the best growth of our students.

Our students come from a high poverty area of this city, and at school we want to provide them with as many experiences and knowledge as we can.

My Project

I am requesting some items that need to be replaced around this time of the school year. We are always in need of pencils and because we use so many pencils our sharpener has seen better days. We also like to use dry erase boards to show our work during math class which is why we need more dry erase markers. I would like a larger easel to help work through problems with my entire class.

We are always in need of cleaning supplies, so we can all stay healthy.

At this time of year many students come to school sick. I want to keep my classroom clean and disinfected to eliminate further germs and sicknesses. I always tell my students, if I catch your sickness and get sick I cannot come teach you.

Speaking of cleaning supplies, our laptops are used daily. Our touch screens get very dirty from all the use they get. We would like the proper cleaning materials so we do not damage the laptops. We want to get the longest life out of our laptops by treating them right!

Ms. Silva
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Expo Low Odor Dry Erase Markers - 16 Color Set • Teachers' School Supply $35.79 3 $107.37
Falcon Dust-Off, 7oz. Spray Can, 12-Pack • Quill.com $82.99 1 $82.99
Table Top Easel Pack Option: 1 PK, Color: Blue • Teachers' School Supply $67.81 1 $67.81
Electric School Pencil Sharpener Pro Blue-gray • Teachers' School Supply $64.53 1 $64.53
Dixon Ticonderoga No2 Pencils Pre-Sharpened - 12 Count • Teachers' School Supply $6.08 6 $36.48
Clorox Disinfecting Wipes, Fresh Scent, 35 Wipes/Canister, 12/Ct • Quill.com $31.53 1 $31.53
Write & Wipe Pockets • Teachers' School Supply $12.99 2 $25.98
Falcon Dust-Off Anti-Static Screen/Monitor Cleaning Wipes 2-Pack • Quill.com $20.59 1 $20.59
Soft Peppermint Puffs, 5 lb. Bulk • Quill.com $19.20 1 $19.20
Falcon Dust-Off Anti-Static Screen/Monitor Cleaning Wipes, Pop-Up Tub, 80 Pack • Quill.com $11.29 1 $11.29
Lysol Neutra Air Sanitizing Spray, Revitalizing Fresh Breeze, 10 oz. • Quill.com $4.67 2 $9.34
Wipe-off Sentence Strips Multicolor 24 Inch Pk • Teachers' School Supply $7.99 1 $7.99

Materials cost

$485.10

Vendor shipping charges

$34.12

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$556.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$98.21

Total project goal

$654.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$654.71

1 Donor

-$654.71

Donations toward project cost

-$556.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$98.21

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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