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Ms. Oquin from Houston TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Organization Materials for Our Harvey Renovated Classroom

My students need organization materials like binders, file folder labels, and pens for our teachers to help improve teaching and learning.

  • $451 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in a Title I elementary school in a diverse neighborhood. Our students and teachers love our family atmosphere and we are always striving to be our best.

Our school and neighborhood were hit hard by Harvey and we're still recovering.

We have construction going on inside our school on a daily basis, yet the teachers and students continue to smile and focus on learning.

Many of our students had damage from Harvey and they go home to more construction every day. Their parents are still focused on recovering so they are not able to get much help at home. Our teachers are doing everything they can to help kids succeed during a challenging situation.

My Project

Our school is being renovated due to the flooding after Hurricane Harvey. We are working on getting all of our materials organized in order to have a more effective learning environment. The file folders and labels will be used to organize our math worksheets and assessments. The binders will be used to organize our math activities by grade levels. Each grade level will have a binder for each 9 weeks full of math activities. We meet weekly to discuss our math curriculum and instruction. These binders will be used in the weekly meetings in order to keep all of the teachers organized.

Ms. Oquin
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 300 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples Heavy-Duty View Binder with D-Rings, White, 650 Sheet Capacity, 3" Ring • Staples Advantage $7.85 16 $125.60
Quartet Arc Cubicle Whiteboard, 24" x 14", Magnetic, Aluminum Frame (ARC2414) • Staples Advantage $47.99 1 $47.99
Avery Laser Ink Jet Permanent File Folder Labels with TrueBlock, 2/3" x 3 7/16", White, 1500/Box (05366) • Staples Advantage $41.49 1 $41.49
Pendaflex Uniframe Drawer File Frame, 18" (457.2 mm) to 27" (685.8 mm) Letter/Legal Drawer Size Supported, Metal, 1Each • Staples Advantage $19.75 2 $39.50
Post-it Notes, 3" x 3", Cape Town Collection, 18 Pads/ Cabinet Pack (654-18CTCP) • Staples Advantage $29.99 1 $29.99
Staples Postscript Mechanical Pencils, 0.7 mm, Black and Blue Barrel, 12/Pk • Staples Advantage $2.05 10 $20.50
Staples Colored Top-Tab File Folders, 3 Tab, Green, Letter Size, 100/Pack • Staples Advantage $17.99 1 $17.99
Staples Aura Retractable Gel Pens, 0.7mm, Black, 12/Pk • Staples Advantage $11.49 1 $11.49
Staples Manila File Folders, Letter, 3 Tab, Assorted Position, 100/Box • Staples Advantage $8.29 1 $8.29
Staples Assorted Size and Color Magnets, Assorted Colors, 30/Pk • Staples Advantage $4.79 1 $4.79

Materials cost

$347.63

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$382.84

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.56

Total project goal

$450.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$450.40

1 Donor

-$225.20

Donations toward project cost

-$191.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.78

match offer

-$225.20

Match offer toward project cost

-$191.42

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.78

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$0.00

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