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Mrs. Conway-Ortiz from Waterbury CT is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

NGSS Supply Kit

My students need project supplies like poster board, markers and glue because our school is implementing new NGSS curriculum.

  • $374 goal

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My Students

I teach in an inner city, title one school with a high minority population. My students do not get to experience normal science labs and activities. As their teacher I try to incoperate fun labs and activities into my every day teaching.

My students have no confidence in themselves so I am trying to change that by giving them the same type of assignments that the honor students would receive.

When they accomplish the work and understand it their confidence increases which makes them believe that they can go to college and succeeed.

My Project

The new NGSS curriculum has the students doing more hands on activity and making the students responsible for their learning. For my students to be able to do this effectively they need poster paper, glue sticks and markers so they can brain storm in a group and put it on to paper that can be present and displayed around the room.

Having a white board on a stand will help the student be able to present their ideas to the rest of the class.

This will also be a spot to summarize what everyone in the class learned after they have completed a task.

Mrs. Conway-Ortiz
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 100 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25 x 30 Inches, 30 Sheets/Pad, 2 Pads, Large White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Super Sticking Power (559) • Amazon Business $38.36 2 $76.72
Dry Erase Easel - 24 × 36 Magnetic Dry Erase Board with Stand Adjustable Height, Smooth, No Dazzling & Durable Surface, Lightweight & Portable Tripod Whiteboard, Versatile Dry Erase Whiteboard Easel • Amazon Business $69.99 1 $69.99
Crayola Colored Pencils 12 Each (Pack of 24), Pre-sharpened, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $35.22 1 $35.22
Mr. Sketch 1905069 Scented Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $5.38 6 $32.28
School Smart Poster Board - 11 x 14 inch - Pack of 25 - White • Amazon Business $7.99 4 $31.96
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
Post-it Notes, 1.5 in x 2 in, Cape Town Collection, 18 Pads/Pack, 100 Sheets/Pad (653-18AU) • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
BIC Brite Liner Highlighter, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 24-Count • Amazon Business $6.78 1 $6.78

Materials cost

$283.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$317.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.03

Total project goal

$373.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$373.56

3 Donors

-$171.01

Donations toward project cost

-$145.36

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.65

match offer

-$202.55

Match offer toward project cost

-$172.17

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.38

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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