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Ms. Miller from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Paper is Life!

Help me give my students the materials they need to succeed in the classroom.

  • $241 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

A typical day in my classroom is energetic, creative, and fast-paced. I teach four Art courses, one course of Student Council, and I also sponsor the entire senior class every year. My students work extremely hard to come together and develop their skills, both in and out the classroom.

My school is situated in the middle of a struggling community.

Our population is largely Hispanic, and many of our students are English Language Learners. The students at my school view many of our school organizations as a second family and support system.

My Project

In providing this paper, I will be able to help students stay focused on the task at hand in color coordinating the materials they need to succeed. With this ability, we will be able to print copies of example artwork for assignments so that the students can have a visual reference. This will allow all the students to be able to access information faster by associating the information with a color for quick reference.

By being able to make copies using various colors in my classroom, it helps the students have the information.

Additionally, my students will be able to access my printer and, be able to have the paper to make whatever copies they may need.

Ms. Miller
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples Pastel Multipurpose Paper, 20 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Lilac, 500/Ream (14782) • Staples Advantage $6.36 4 $25.44
Staples Pastel Multipurpose Paper, 20 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Turquoise, 500/Ream (14784) • Staples Advantage $5.91 4 $23.64
Staples Pastel Multipurpose Paper, 20 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Pink, 500/Ream (14779) • Staples Advantage $5.51 4 $22.04
Staples Pastel Multipurpose Paper, 20 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Green, 500/Ream (14781) • Staples Advantage $5.51 4 $22.04
Staples Pastel Multipurpose Paper, 20 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Goldenrod, 500/Ream (14788) • Staples Advantage $5.51 4 $22.04
Staples Pastel Multipurpose Paper, 20 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Blue, 500/Ream (14786) • Staples Advantage $5.51 4 $22.04
Staples Pastel Multipurpose Paper, 20 lbs, 8.5" x 11", Canary, 500/Ream (14787) • Staples Advantage $5.50 4 $22.00

Materials cost

$159.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.98

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.39

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$204.61

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.11

Total project goal

$240.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$240.72

2 Donors

-$121.00

Donations toward project cost

-$102.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.15

match offer

-$119.72

Match offer toward project cost

-$101.76

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.96

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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