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Mrs. Hale from McKinney TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Pencils & Pencil Top Erasers for MATH!

My students need pencils and pencil top erasers for Math Class.

  • $160 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I love my Marvelous Math students! Since it's their 1st year in middle school, they arrive excited, and anxious at the same time. Often times, they come from elementary school struggling in Math, or not truly understanding mathematical skills and concepts. During their 6th grade year, it is SO important that they realize their potential in Math, and truly feel they can succeed, and enjoy Math!

I teach the sweetest, best students in the state of Texas!

After 28 years of Teaching, I STILL absolutely LOVE what I do every day! I have a passion for teaching, and love being able to share my love for learning with my students! My students represent diversity; ethnically and economically. The age range of my students is typically 11-12 years old.

My students are VERY appreciative for anything that DonorsChoose.org is able to provide for them. My students LOVE getting funded for a project through DonorsChoose.org. They are in awe that people who don't personally know them would be so kind and generous to provide funds to help them. THANK YOU!

My Project

In Middle School Math, students need pencils to write with, and pencil top erasers to correct mistakes. In Math, mistakes are valuable to learn from. We can analyze the steps the student took in the problem to see exactly which step they made a mistake. We can "see" their thinking mathematically and help them with the part they are confused about. I always make sure my Math students know that it's okay to make mistakes in Math class. Providing these golf size pencils with erasers, and the pencil top erasers will allow my students the freedom to make mistakes in Math.

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This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Half Pencils with Eraser, Golf, Classroom, Events, Hexagon, Sharpened, Box of 144, Color: Pink • Amazon Business $18.98 2 $37.96
Half Pencils with Eraser - Golf, Classroom, Pew, Short, Mini - Hexagon, Sharpened, Non Toxic, #2 Pencil, Color - Light Turquoise, (Box of 144) Golf Pocket Pencils TM • Amazon Business $18.50 2 $37.00
180PCS IFfree Eraser Caps Assorted Colors,Fun Color for Fun Learning NEW.Assorted Colors-Red, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple, Orange. • Amazon Business $9.55 2 $19.10
Dixon Ticonderoga No.2 Pencils, Assorted Neon, 10-Pack • Amazon Business $4.99 2 $9.98

Materials cost

$104.04

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$135.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.93

Total project goal

$159.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$159.53

1 Donor

-$150.60

Donations toward project cost

-$135.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.93

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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