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Ms. Thomas from Midwest City OK is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Organization Makes The Dream Work!

My students need tools for college & career readiness and organization is the key!

  • $287 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is the epicenter of the community. The families that attend have been doing so for generations. The focus of the school is to provide a quality education to all students.

My students excel despite their home environment which shows their resilience and determination.

These students come to school with achy stomachs and are oftentimes sleep derived. Our goal is to provide a safe learning environment so that each student can feel valued and appreciated. We make sure every minute is used to encourage students to excel.

My Project

While the supplies listed are basic, they are needed in order for my students to be successful. These supplies ensure that students are placed in the right classes in order to graduate on time. The post-it-notes are given to students with short messages that include coping skills and positive affirmations to get them through the day.

These small materials prepare students for life during and after high school.

Study skills and confidence building activities are the keys to the students having the necessary tools to be on track to graduate. Communication with teachers and parents can be a daunting task. These materials will help build relationships with the staff and parents.

Ms. Thomas
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Safco Onyx Mesh 2 Horizontal/6 Upright Section Organizer • Staples Advantage $49.99 1 $49.99
Household Essentials Paper Rope Curved Basket With Lid and Liner, Black • Staples Advantage $28.99 1 $28.99
Post-it Pop-up Notes, 3" x 3" Cape Town Collection, 100 Sheets/Pad, 18 Pads/Cabinet Pack (R330-18CTCP) • Staples Advantage $26.99 1 $26.99
Safco 3115 Jumbo Perforated Bookends, Black • Staples Advantage $23.69 1 $23.69
AT-A-GLANCE Two Days Per Page Planning Notebook, Gray, 8-1/2" X 11" • Staples Advantage $20.99 1 $20.99
Staples Curved Desktop Copyholder, Black • Staples Advantage $13.99 1 $13.99
Rolodex Black Mesh Desk Accessories, Document Holder • Staples Advantage $13.29 1 $13.29
Scotch Desktop Tape Dispenser, Mint • Staples Advantage $10.32 1 $10.32
Staples Perforated Notepad, Wide Ruled, White, 8 1/2" x 11 3/4", 50 Sheets/Pad, 12/Pk • Staples Advantage $6.16 1 $6.16

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