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Mrs. B. from Brentwood NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Organize Me, Please!

Help me give my students the organization they need to succeed this year!

  • $233 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are an awesome group of fifth-graders living in a disadvantaged, low-income community. They often go without many comforts and even necessities due to poor financial situation.

What an engaged, enthusiastic bunch they are!

They are eager to learn about anything, which excites us as teachers, as well. And so it goes, the wonderful circle of education life. I can't wait to share experiences with them and watch them light up as we journey happily together through this school year.

My Project

Organization?? Not the strong suit of most children. Colorful storage bins that can be labeled? Yes, please! Success is ours.

Children are not inherently organized.

They need help-as do many adults. These organizing systems will enable them to keep supplies and papers neat and organized. Work can be ready and easily accessible for them to "grab and go". Binders can be available for guided reading groups with searching. And directions on where and how to hand in tests or written work will not need to be repeated.

It's amazing how greatly these "little" things-organization, neatness, systems-can positively impact a classroom and increase its productivity.

Mrs. B.
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples File Organizer, Black Steel (20064-CC) • Staples Advantage $39.99 2 $79.98
JJ877 - Turn-In-Your-Work Organizer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
Seville Classics 10-Drawer Organizer Cart, Translucent Multi-Color • Quill.com $34.84 1 $34.84

Materials cost

$164.81

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.47

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$197.28

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.81

Total project goal

$232.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$232.09

1 Donor

-$232.09

Donations toward project cost

-$197.28

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.81

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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