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Mrs. Evins from Pascagoula MS is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Persistence Through Pandemic

Help me give my students an opportunity to fall in love with reading!

  • $361 goal

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My Students

Upon the onset of this pandemic, we were forced out of the classroom without having the opportunity to even say good-bye to our students. We have online programs available that we used during the school session, but resources were available at school. For many of our students, learning ended March 13th because they lack technological devices to continue distance learning. (We conducted a survey.) I attempt to meet with them via Google Classroom twice per week, but only the ones with access can attend (6/17 so far).

We were given instructions to maintain communication with parents and students.

I have one personal computer and no printer in my home with older children. I understood the frustration many parents were feeling immediately.

My Project

Distance learning has become our new norm during this pandemic. However, we as teachers never want our students to stop learning. These materials will assist students in continuing their learning away from the regular classroom.

Many materials that I use daily are still in the classroom.

The items chosen will give me the opportunity to expose my fourth graders to continuous, effective learning while away from the classroom. They will still have an opportunity to hear rich literature as well as practice skills that will help them become productive and well-prepared 5th graders.

Mrs. Evins
Grades 3-5
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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Materials Cost Quantity Total
White Board Easel Stand Magnetic Whiteboard Flipchart Tripod Easel Height Adjustable Dry Erase Board with 1 Eraser, 3 Markers, 6 Magnets, 24x36 inches, Silver • Amazon Business $70.99 1 $70.99
The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novels #1-7: A Graphix Collection: Full-Color Edition (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix) • Amazon Business $51.78 1 $51.78
Blank Book - 24-Pack Colorful Notebooks, Unlined Plain Travel Journals for Students, Kids Diaries, Creative Writing Projects, 6 Assorted Colors, 5.5 x 8.5 Inches, Half Letter Size, 24 Sheets • Amazon Business $28.99 1 $28.99
Restart • Amazon Business $5.59 3 $16.77
The Invisible Leash: A Story Celebrating Love After the Loss of a Pet (The Invisible String) • Amazon Business $14.34 1 $14.34
I Can Do Hard Things: Mindful Affirmations for Kids • Amazon Business $11.66 1 $11.66
180 Days of Reading: Grade 4 - Daily Reading Workbook for Classroom and Home, Reading Comprehension and Phonics Practice, School Level Activities Created by Teachers to Master Challenging Concepts • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
Extra Practice for Struggling Readers: Phonics: Motivating Practice Packets That Help Intermediate Students Build Essential Decoding Skills to Succeed in Reading and Writing • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
No. 27: Carta Manuscript Paper • Amazon Business $9.92 1 $9.92
Pacon Chart Tablet, 24"x32", 25 Sheets/Tablet • Amazon Business $7.48 1 $7.48
Common Core Math 4 Today, Grade 3: Daily Skill Practice (Common Core 4 Today) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99
The Invisible String • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79
Scholastic Success With Reading Tests, Grade 4 (Scholastic Success with Workbooks: Tests Reading) • Amazon Business $5.25 1 $5.25
Humble Math - 100 Days of Timed Tests: Multiplication: Grades 3-5, Math Drills, Digits 0-12, Reproducible Practice Problems • Amazon Business $4.98 1 $4.98

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