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Mrs. Wratchford from Marlinton WV is requesting materials related to food, clothing & hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Personal Hygiene or Bust!

My students need all things necessary for brushing their teeth, deodorant, hair grooming products and famine products to have great personal hygiene.

  • $451 goal

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My Students

My students are special, little minds who receive special education services in the areas of English Language Arts, Mathematics, Functional Skills and Social Skills. During their day, they visit my classroom for additional support when needed. We work on many different things from all grade levels, from kindergarten to third grade.

They are nothing shy of amazing and always continue to surprise me daily.

Due to the location of our school, many of my students fall within the category of low socioeconomic status but their economic status does not hold them back from achieving greatness. Being able to supply them with the proper tools to react to their own personal frustrations, will be a great addition to their understanding and application of academic content.

My Project

Functional living skills can include so many topics but PERSONAL HYGIENE is one that is so important! I want to teach my students to brush their teeth daily, comb their hair daily and clean up their personal appearance when necessary. Tooth brushes, tooth paste, mouth wash, floss, combs, hair ties, mirrors are just a few of the items that will help make their appearances great!

So many kiddos within our school community struggle to have the correct tools to have great personal hygiene and that is why it is so important to gain these "tools" to help them succeed.

School is a great place to learn daily skills and allows students to feel safe when asking for help with obtaining those tools. I am proud to say that my students can come and ask for items to help with their daily appearance because I can do that for them. Who wants to go to work with unbrushed teeth or uncombed hair? NO ONE! School is their job and I want them to feel their absolute best when they come to work!

Mrs. Wratchford
Grades PreK-2

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Colgate Kids Liquid Gel Fluoride Toothpaste, Watermelon - 4.6 ounce (6 Pack) • Amazon Business $21.96 3 $65.88
Germ-X Hand Sanitizer, Original, Pump Bottle, 30 Fluid Ounce (Pack of 4) • Amazon Business $15.96 2 $31.92
Member's Mark 3 oz. Bathroom Cup, MEGA 1200 count • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Pinzon Egyptian Cotton Bath Towel Set (4 Pack) - Plum • Amazon Business $27.98 1 $27.98
Dove Cotton Soft Anti-Perspirant Deodorant Spray Dry 48 Hour Protection (Pack of 6) 150 Ml by Dove • Amazon Business $23.98 1 $23.98
Colgate Kids Mouthwash, Trolls - 500 mL (6 Pack) • Amazon Business $20.82 1 $20.82
Towel Bazaar Luxury Thick Premium Turkish Cotton 12-Piece Washcloths (12 x 12 inches, Olive Green) • Amazon Business $19.90 1 $19.90
Soft 'N Style Hand Mirror 4-1/2" x 3-3/4" 6 white 6 black (Pack of 12) • Amazon Business $19.00 1 $19.00
Plastic Toothbrush Case -Tojwi 6pcs Six Colors Portable Dust-proof Toothbrush Cases Toothbrushes Holder for Daily and Travel Use • Amazon Business $5.88 3 $17.64
Always Ultra Thin Size 1, Regular Absorbency Feminine Pads without Wings, Unscented, 44 count - Pack of 3 (132 Total Count) (Packaging May Vary) • Amazon Business $16.47 1 $16.47
DenTek Fresh Clean Floss Picks, 75 Count, Pack of 6 - Removes Plaque & Food (Packaging May Vary) • Amazon Business $15.75 1 $15.75
TecUnite 200 Pack No-metal Hair Elastics Hair Ties Ponytail Holders Hair Bands Bulk, Black (4 mm) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Colgate Toothbrushes Premier Extra Clean ( 12 Toothbrushes) • Amazon Business $6.65 2 $13.30
Lysol - Disinfecting Wipes - 4x80ct - Lemon & Lime Blossom - Disinfectant - Cleaning - Sanitizing • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Amazon Elements Baby Wipes, Sensitive, 480 Count, Flip-Top Packs • Amazon Business $11.59 1 $11.59
Hair Comb 5" Pocket Size Unbreakable, 72 Piece in a Jar, Black, • Amazon Business $8.37 1 $8.37

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