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Mrs. MEADOWS from Newport NC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Original, Organized, and on Time

Help me give my students tempera paints, brushes, markers, and organizers so that they can express their understanding through art.

  • $182 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My school is a top-ranked school in my state, but that does not mean that all my students are at the top of their game in academics. The students that I teach are as diverse in their learning capabilities as the diversity in the different counties in my state. The honors students that I have are ready for anything I put before them and are eager to set the world on fire. What my special needs students lack in academic ability, they make up for with their effort.

The students that I teach are recovering from a devastating blow from Hurricane Florence, and they are doing so with great strength and character.

Besides sharing in their resiliency, my students share a yearning to do their best and to succeed in the 21st century. They work well with others and give their best efforts in all that they do.

My Project

Throughout my years of teaching, I have realized that students express themselves in many different ways. I have exceptional writers, deep thinkers, and eloquent speakers. These students have many opportunities to express themselves in these ways.

I need art supplies and organizers to help my artistic, tactile learners better express themselves but at the same time stay organized and manage their time.

The paints, brushes, and markers will give these students the tools they need to draw and/or paint their thoughts. The timer will allow all my students know at a glance how much time they have remaining so that they can learn time management while they display their thoughts. The desk organizer will be used to sort smaller objects for art projects and the hanging organizer for larger objects and equipment.

I hope you will help my classes in my endeavor to reach every learner in his/her own style and teach them all organization and time management.

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Time Timer Original 60 Minutes Digital Timer, Plastic (TTMA1) • Quill.com $30.59 1 $30.59
Honey Can Do 24 Pocket Over-Door Shoe Organizer, Blue (SFT-01278) • Quill.com $14.02 2 $28.04
Expo Low Odor Chisel Tip Dry-Erase Markers, Assorted, 8/Pack • Quill.com $11.72 2 $23.44
Prang Ready-To-Use Tempera Paint, Assorted, 16 oz., 12/Carton (21696) • Staples Advantage $20.40 1 $20.40
Charles Leonard Brush Set with Flat Stubby Handle, 10/Pack • Staples Advantage $7.69 1 $7.69
Quill Brand Drawer Tray Organizer • Quill.com $3.50 1 $3.50

Materials cost

$113.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.87

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.70

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$154.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.22

Total project goal

$181.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$181.45

3 Donors

-$18.11

Donations toward project cost

-$15.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$2.42

match offer

-$162.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$138.54

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.45

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.35

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$0.00

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