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  • $517 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Centor
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 9 donors
  • $0 still needed

Orderly Organization

My students need help in organizing their materials throughout the day using individual bins, shelves, paper rolls, and mailboxes.

My Students

Every morning, our students come into the classroom and unpack their belongings. With up to 34 children in the room, and all of the furniture and supplies that come with them, space is an issue, and so is the placement of those supplies. They lack physical space to put their materials for the day.

Our school is packed with students who are eager to learn, and who come to school each day excited for what is to come.

The group of children in our ICT class is diverse, from their ethnicities, to their needs, to their individual personalities. Each child is unique, and is treated as so. School is not only a place to learn for them, but a place to take ownership over things they may not be able to at home. It is a place for our students to feel safe, and to feel valued. They have their own supplies, their own books, and though limited, their own space. For many of them, this is different from their lives outside the school walls. While the first thing we do as a team is establish our rules, we also come up with ways to make our environment safe and ensure it runs smoothly. In our room, we are a team of individuals, banded together.

My Project

With these materials, our children will be able to store their materials on their desks, and place what needs to be taken home in their own personal mailboxes. They will have a space to call their own, where they can put their things and use them freely. This will allow them to have ownership over their materials and their own learning because they will have access throughout the day.

These materials will allow our classroom to be more organized and run more smoothly.

The children will be taught the routines and the proper way to use this new space, and give them the responsibility of how to manage their materials. It will also give them room to showcase their independence as the year progresses.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AA758X - Connect & Store Book Bins - Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.50 6 $177.00
Safco Products Wood Adjustable Literature Organizer, 36 Compartment, Medium Oak, 9424MO • Amazon $103.66 1 $103.66
TT927 - All-Purpose Teacher’s Organizer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
JJ244 - Magnetic Display Shelves - Set of 2 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
TA301EG - Fadeless Paper Roll - Emerald • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
TA301BK - Fadeless Paper Roll - Black • Lakeshore Learning Materials $15.99 1 $15.99

Materials cost

$402.62

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.04

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$438.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.41

Total project goal

$516.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$516.07

8 Donors

-$297.25

Donations toward project cost

-$260.16

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.09

match offer

-$210.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$178.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 34 students.

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