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Ms. Hall from Brockton MA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Pencils for Math

My students need pencils for daily work in their math classes

  • $167 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are great kids that come to school on a daily basis with what materials can be supplied to them. Many of these students come from single family homes and spend their nights caring for younger siblings while trying to complete their homework. They are always in need of new educational supplies and truly appreciate anything that we can supply them with. Donations of materials, books, and resources that are made to my students are put right to good use.

My Project

I teach in a school system that is in the center of a very low income area. Many times our students come to school unprepared and without the most basic school supplies. These materials will truly help increase the academic success of my students. Providing my students with these materials can help limit the anxiety they may have about coming to school without the needed materials and give them a sense of comfort that these materials will be available to them. Anytime we can provide students with new materials and supplies it is a win for them socially and academically.

These pencils will give my students a resource that they need to complete assignments on a daily basis.

These pencils will guarantee all my students have the materials they need to complete their work.

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

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Quill Brand Standard Grade #2 Wood Pencils, Dozen (T-711-2) • Quill.com $1.10 100 $110.00

Materials cost

$110.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$141.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.00

Total project goal

$166.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$166.65

1 Donor

-$83.32

Donations toward project cost

-$70.82

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.50

match offer

-$83.33

Match offer toward project cost

-$70.83

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.50

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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