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Mrs. Short from Summerville SC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Outstanding Work Will Really Shine!

Help me give my students neon themed learning materials including highlighters, flashlights, and wikki sticks.

  • $396 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are fantastic and I love them! Our school is in a rural community quickly turning into suburbs with local development growth. We are a state award winning school, and we have been awarded several grants for arts infusion and curriculum.

Our teachers set high expectations for our students, and often they are met through hard work and determination of both teachers and students!

We strive to keep students engaged while keeping up the rigor as well as developing the whole child.

My Project

Our class needs materials to make our work stand out. We will use neon highlighters, lamps, flashlights, and wikki sticks to find evidence in texts and color code our math work. Using these neon colors for our work will help us identify the important parts of texts and mathematical problems. To make them really stand out, we will shine black lights on our work. These lights make the highlighted areas really stand out.

Highlighting information makes important information really stand out to students.

Using the materials from the project will give students a variety of ways to determine which information is important and how to use it.

Mrs. Short
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 28 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Etekcity LED Desk Lamp with Adjustable Gooseneck, 1000mAh Rechargeable Eye-caring Colorful Table Light with 3-Level Brightness, USB Port and Touch Control, Night Light for Office and Bedroom • Amazon Business $21.99 5 $109.95
RTNOW Flower Shape Fluorescent Watercolor Pen Petals Highlighters , 4 Park • Amazon Business $8.99 6 $53.94
Optimal Shop 6 Pack UV Ultra Violet Blacklight 9 LED Flashlight Torch Light Outdoors Etc • Amazon Business $13.29 4 $53.16
EXPO 1752226 Neon Dry Erase Markers, Bullet Tip, Assorted Colors, 5-Count • Amazon Business $6.38 6 $38.28
WikkiStix WIK804 Art and Craft, Assorted Package • Amazon Business $7.49 2 $14.98
Sharpie 25053 Tank Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98

Materials cost

$282.29

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$19.90

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.23

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$336.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.37

Total project goal

$395.79

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$395.79

3 Donors

-$395.79

Donations toward project cost

-$336.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.37

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$0.00

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