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  • $401 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Matson
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Pencils, Paper, Crayons, OH MY!

My students need cardstock, laminating paper, and ink so that we can make our own centers. I individualize my centers to fit state standards as well as to differentiate.

My Students

My students come to me with little to no letter knowledge, and they are reading independently by the end of the school year. This is a difficult task, but that's the joy of kindergarten! Students need to develop a love of learning and that's nearly impossible without proper supplies.

I teach in an urban setting.

My class is typically approximately 20 students. These students usually come to kindergarten already having a negative attitude about school. This is in part due to things they hear from people around them that have had mostly negative school experiences. I'm passionate about changing their outlook and giving them the positive experiences they need to WANT to be lifelong learners.

My Project

Many of these materials such as, cardstock, laminating paper, and ink will be used to simply help us get through every lesson, everyday. These materials are necessary for student learning, but we are missing them! Some of the materials will be used to create math and literacy centers. I create my own math and literacy centers to ensure that I am completely teaching to the standards. This is also important so that I can differentiate my activities to fit the needs of all learners.

These supplies will allow us to start the year with everything we need to allow us to have a worry-free work environment.

The students will feel more confident in their learning and in themselves knowing they have all the tools they need to be successful.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Expo Low Odor Chisel Tip Dry Erase Markers, Black, 12 Pack (80001) • Amazon $10.16 4 $40.64
Scotch Thermal Pouches 8.9 x 11.4 Inches, 200-Pack (TP3854-200) • Amazon $32.32 1 $32.32
Califone Kids Stereo and PC Headphone (2810-PA) • Amazon $14.89 2 $29.78
Avery Clear Application Permanent Glue Sticks, 1.27 oz, 6 per Pack (98073) • Amazon $8.99 3 $26.97
Canon CL-241XL Office Products FINE Color Cartridge Ink • Amazon $24.44 1 $24.44
Canon PG-240XL Office Products FINE Cartridge Ink • Amazon $20.99 1 $20.99
Califone 2810-TI Kids Stereo and PC Headphones, Tiger Design • Amazon $16.99 1 $16.99
iScholar Gross Pack Pencils, #2, Yellow, Box of 144 (33144) • Amazon $14.76 1 $14.76
School Smart Heavy Duty 2 Pocket Portfolio with 3 Hole Fastener - 9 1/2 x 11 3/4 - 25 Pack - Light Blue • Amazon $13.85 1 $13.85
Califone 2810-BE Listening First Kids Stereo and PC Wired Headphones Bear Design • Amazon $13.22 1 $13.22
Imaginarium Letters & Numbers - 72 Pieces • Amazon $12.59 1 $12.59
Neenah Astrobrights Premium Color Paper, 24 lb, 8 1/2 x 11 Inch, 500 Sheets, 5-Color Assortment (21289) • Amazon $12.16 1 $12.16
Crayola Construction Paper, Assorted Colors, 240 Sheet (99-3200) • Amazon $10.02 1 $10.02
Expo Low Odor Chisel Tip Dry Erase Markers, 12 Colored Markers(80699) • Amazon $9.09 1 $9.09
Pacon Multi-Program Picture Story Paper, 12"X9", D'Nealian (1, 2 & 3) and Zaner-Bloser (2&3), 500 Sheets • Amazon $7.99 1 $7.99
Command Medium Designer Hooks, Black, 2-Hook • Amazon $3.54 2 $7.08
Expo Non-Toxic Green Whiteboard Cleaner 22 oz Spray Bottle (1752229) (Packaging May Vary) • Amazon $6.98 1 $6.98
Sharpie Accent Tank-Style Highlighters, Assorted Colors, 12 Pack (25053) • Amazon $5.98 1 $5.98

Materials cost

$305.85

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$340.44

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$60.08

Total project goal

$400.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$400.52

1 Donor

-$200.26

Donations toward project cost

-$170.22

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.04

match offer

-$200.26

Match offer toward project cost

-$170.22

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.04

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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