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Mrs. V. from Hempstead TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Not Sharing Does Not Mean Not Caring

Help me give my students the materials needed including pencil bags, scissors, pencils, and markers.

  • $583 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The program I teach gives my students a chance to feel comfortable with math. I teach 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Response to Intervention or RTI. They have been put down so many times and have lost all confidence in math. My goal is to build what has been torn down. I myself was not good in math when I was their age. I know when confidence is lost in the early school years, it is extremely hard to gain it back. I would like to change the way my students view math and help them gain their confidence back.

My students are predominately economically disadvantaged and some homeless.

Some have horrible home lives that are currently being affected by COVID-19. I would like to make their school days stress free and free from worry from home.

My Project

Due to the virus, my students are not able to share the classroom materials necessary for day to day activities. My goal is to make sure all my students have the materials they need. The pencil bags will be great to hold pencils, markers, colored pencils, and their own personal tissues.

Everyday materials are necessary!

These materials are going to be able to follow the students home if they decided to do remote learning. Our students can change options between face to face learning and remote learning every 9 weeks. I would like to make my classroom as normal as possible and to take one less worry away from my students.

Mrs. V.
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 70 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Blue Summit Supplies Kids Scissors, Student Scissors with Comfort Grip, Bulk Safety Scissors for School and Classrooms, Orange, Blue, and Pink Children Scissors, 30 Pack • Amazon Business $35.99 3 $107.97
Crayola Crayons, 8 Count (Case of 48) • Amazon Business $29.80 2 $59.60
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 7 Gram, 30 Count • Amazon Business $9.99 4 $39.96
hand2mind 75642 Safe-T 12 Inch Rainbow Transparent Rulers, Straight Shatter-Resistant Rulers For School, Classroom, Home & Office (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $12.99 3 $38.97
Medline NON245273 Facial Tissue Pocket Packs (Pack of 100) • Amazon Business $38.00 1 $38.00
Madisi Colored Pencils Bulk - Pre-Sharpened - 12 Assorted Colors - 432 Classpack Colored Pencils for Kids • Amazon Business $34.98 1 $34.98
Dry Erase Erasers, 40 Pack Magnetic Whiteboard Dry Erasers Chalkboard Cleaner Wiper for Classroom Home Office, 4 Assorted Colors(Blue, Red, Green, Yellow) by EAONE • Amazon Business $15.99 2 $31.98
Highlighters, Shuttle Art 30 Pack Green Highlighters Bright Colors, Chisel Tip Dry-Quickly Non-Toxic Highlighter Markers for Adults Kids Highlighting in Home School Office • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
BIC Mechanical Pencil Variety Pack, Assorted Size, 0.5mm, 0.7mm, 0.9mm, 60-Count, Black, Model Number: WX7TG026-BLK • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
ARTEZA Dry Erase Markers, Bulk Pack of 52 (with Chisel Tip), 4 Assorted Colors with Low-Odor Ink, Whiteboard Pens is Perfect for School, Office, or Home • Amazon Business $18.95 1 $18.95
Arteza Highlighters Set of 64, Yellow Color, Wide Chisel Tips, Bulk Pack of Markers, for Office, School, Kids & Adults • Amazon Business $15.79 1 $15.79
Sooez Zipper Mesh Pouch, 20 Pack Plastic Pencil Pouches Pen Bags Multipurpose Travel Bags for Office Supplies Cosmetics Travel Accessories Multicolor, 10 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $12.97 1 $12.97

Materials cost

$449.13

Vendor shipping charges

$8.99

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$494.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.33

Total project goal

$582.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$582.19

5 Donors

-$582.19

Donations toward project cost

-$494.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.33

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$0.00

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