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Mr. Arsenault from Brockton MA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Pencil Help

Help me give my students pencils to be used daily in the classroom.

  • $186 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My kids are great kids who come from a very low income urban area. Many of these kids struggle to bring the most basic of school supplies to school each day. I am hoping that this project will help supply my students with the supplies and materials that they will need to be academically successful.

Providing new resources to my students is always appreciated by them and goes a long way towards helping them achieve their goals.

Anything provided will be put right to good use.

My Project

These pencils will be given to students on a daily basis to allow them to complete all sorts of assignments and activities. With these pencils, we will have a resource that can reduce distractions in the classroom and help students get right to work. Being able to provide students with materials they need can really make a difference in their academic years. Many of our students come to school daily without the most basic educational supplies. This can cause stress and anxiety for many of them. As a teacher,​ the best way to limit these conditions is to have all the resources our students need readily available.

Mr. Arsenault
Grades 6-8
Nearly all 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
#2 Pre-Sharpened Wood Pencils Yellow 72Pk (50889) • Quill.com $12.57 10 $125.70

Materials cost

$125.70

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$157.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.81

Total project goal

$185.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$185.40

3 Donors

-$185.40

Donations toward project cost

-$157.59

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.81

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$0.00

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