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Ms. Williams from Spartanburg SC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Our Bulletin Boards Need to Rock-ock-ock!!

My students need decorative materials for our bulletin boards and colorful and creative tools to write with!!

  • $252 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

On average, I teach 85 students a year. They come from a low socio economic background. Their cultures range from African American, Caucasian, Asian, and Mexican. Almost 80% of our school are on free/reduced-price lunch.

My students are my children and they know this.

They know that I am their school mom, teacher, friend, confidant, and whatever else they need. I am here to encourage them and let them know that I have high expectations for them.

My students are very hard workers and when they come into my class each day, I have the task of teaching them lessons about Ancient Civilizations to encourage them. I know that if I make learning fun and exciting, my students will be excited about it as well. It drives my passion.

My Project

Sadly, this year our district is closing our district warehouse which will mean more money will have to come from our pockets to purchase supplies. I normally redo my bulletin boards every two or so years, and now is the time. I am asking for funds to make my bulletin boards creative and funds to supply my students with pencils, flair pens, etc to do so. Our classroom could also use a cork board where students will be able to post and share inspirational words of encouragement for other students. We just need your help with getting it in the door.

Ms. Williams
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 85 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA Linen 60-Inch Wide Natural Burlap , 10 Yard Roll • Amazon Business $34.97 1 $34.97
Quartet Cork Bulletin Board, 17 x 23 Inches, Home Décor Corkboard, Black Frame (79281) • Amazon Business $16.20 2 $32.40
Crayola Colored Pencils, 50 Count Set, Pre-sharpened • Amazon Business $8.90 3 $26.70
AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, 150 Pack • Amazon Business $12.49 2 $24.98
Carson-Dellosa Lime Border (108215) • Amazon Business $4.99 5 $24.95
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Assorted Colors, 24 Count • Amazon Business $20.02 1 $20.02
U Brands Fashion Steel Push Pins, Black White & Gray Assorted Colors, 54 Count • Amazon Business $5.50 1 $5.50

Materials cost

$169.52

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.95

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$214.01

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.77

Total project goal

$251.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$251.78

2 Donors

-$247.36

Donations toward project cost

-$214.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.42

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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