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Mr. Bourgeous from Ogden UT is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Personalized Classroom Supply Project

My students need the supplies that will make classroom operation organized and easy to understand.

  • $354 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are bright 8th graders who are starting to learn some really important Algebra concepts. My students have a wide variety of personal goals and interests. Many students want to make a living in rodeo, acting or sports. While these are nice careers the demanding and competitive nature of such jobs makes it less likely that as many will succeed as they presently think. Some girls are just planning to marry a rich man which sounds great but there needs to be a back up plan in this case as well. I want to give my students a good impression of the benefit of math knowledge in their lives that will allow them to make informed choices for their futures. The best way to make this happen is to be ready and organized myself.

My Project

This project will make classroom operation seamless and smooth. When classroom procedures run smoothly and each student has the supplies they need it creates a more effective learning environment.

Quality tools make it easier to make accurate measurements.

Quality measurements lead to better results. Stainless steel rulers will be very durable and will hold up in the Junior High environment.

Students will be correcting their own papers. They will use the colored pens for this purpose. This will help to make students more accountable and will discourage cheating.

I will have a set of dry erase boards in my classroom. The erasers and markers that I am ordering will help make using these boards regularly possible.

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This project will reach 118 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BOX PENCIL - SCHOOL SMART PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $29.17 3 $87.51
RULER 12 INCH -STAINLESS STEEL • School Specialty $1.77 36 $63.72
ERASER DRY ERASE MAGENTIC SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $0.83 36 $29.88
MARKER DRY ERASE EXPOLOWOD PE PACK OF 12 SAN80008 • School Specialty $18.24 1 $18.24
MARKER DRY ERASE CHISEL TIP BLUE COLOR PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $13.70 1 $13.70
MARKER DRY ERASE CHISEL TIP GREEN COLOR PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $13.70 1 $13.70
PEN GRIP MEDIUM BALLPOINT PURPLE SCHOOL SMART PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $2.19 3 $6.57
PEN GRIP RETRACTABLE MED BALLPOINT RED SCHOOL SMART PK OF 12 • School Specialty $2.83 2 $5.66
PEN MED BALLPOINT PURPLE SCHOOL SMART PACK OF 12 • School Specialty $1.20 3 $3.60

Materials cost

$242.58

Vendor shipping charges

$24.26

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$300.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.03

Total project goal

$353.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$353.51

4 Donors

-$191.16

Donations toward project cost

-$162.49

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.67

match offer

-$162.34

Match offer toward project cost

-$137.99

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.35

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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