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Ms. Hicks from Bronx NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

No Time Wasted!

My students need pencils, erasers, colored pencils, student planners, and tape recorders.

  • $433 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Our third-grade class is so hard-working and enthusiastic that they go through supplies like pencils very quickly! We are in constant need of pencils, erasers, and colored pencils. All of our students receive free lunch and some of them are in temporary housing, so they are in need of more resources than their more privileged peers. This doesn't stop them from wanting to learn - our class is very motivated and curious. But we have a long way to go! With your help, our students can spend class time benefiting from the resources all students should have. We also need student planners to help our class organize papers, homework, calendars, and parent letters. Having these planners will help our students stay organized and on task, and we will be able to teach them about responsibility. We want to focus our attention on multiplication and poetry instead of sharpening pencils and losing homework sheets! We also need tape recorders to record books for our students. These recordings will strengthen our students’ reading fluency and make reading centers fun! Next year, we will use the tape recorders to show our incoming students their progress in reading throughout the year. The tape recorders will benefit many students now and in the future. You can make it possible for our students to have all the resources they need to excel every day.

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

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola(R) Twistables(TM) Color Pencils, Assorted Colors, Set Of 12 • Office Depot Inc. $2.34 30 $70.20
Office Depot Value(TM) Eraser Caps, Assorted Colors, Pack Of 72 • Office Depot Inc. $3.15 3 $9.45
Sony(R) M-470 Microcassette Voice Recorder • Office Depot Inc. $22.99 2 $45.98
Acco(R) Slide-N-Bind Viewtab Report Cover, 5-Tab, 8 1/2 x 11 • Office Depot Inc. $3.39 30 $101.70
Office Depot(R) Brand Wood Pencils, #2 Medium Soft Lead, Pack Of 72 • Office Depot Inc. $7.27 10 $72.70

Materials cost

$300.03

Vendor shipping charges

$30.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$17.00

Total project cost

$355.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.93

Total project goal

$432.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$432.93

2 Donors

-$417.65

Donations toward project cost

-$355.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$62.65

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.28

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$0.00

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