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Ms. Alvarez from Oakland CA is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Personalized Our Mask To Keep Us Save!

Help me give my students 10 students a personalized mask that they are able to create.

  • $452 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach students in the 6th - 9th grade in East Oakland who are in a Moderate Severe program. My students and I are learning how to cope with many changes for Fall 2020. My students want to create their own mask, they are tired of using the disposable mask and would like. to make their own mask. The idea is for my students to make their mask and then help other kids make their own mask at home.

My Project

My students are frustrated that they are constantly wearing the disposable mask, that they want to create their mask to wear. They want to create a mask to keep them safe during the Pandemic. Eventually, they would like to make videos to help other students create their masks at home, with the help of an adult. My students want to have a voice of their own and be able to wear their masks. My students know that we are all facing a challenging moment in our lives and would like to make a positive contribution to our community and other children.

Ms. Alvarez
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 10 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Germ-X Hand Sanitizer, Original, 32 Fl Oz (Pack of 4), 128 Fl Oz • Amazon Business $29.28 4 $117.12
OMK 2 Pcs Reusable Face Shields • Amazon Business $5.94 10 $59.40
183PCS Premium Sewing Machine Kit, Sewing Kits for Adults, Kids, College Students, Beginners, Emergency, Sewing Supplies Kit Including Professional Sewing Accessories, 38 XL Thread Spools, Needles • Amazon Business $18.71 3 $56.13
100 PCS Cotton Craft Fabric Bundle Squares Patchwork Lint Different Designs 4 x 4 inches for DIY Sewing Quilting Scrapbooking • Amazon Business $8.99 4 $35.96
Germ-X Original Hand Sanitizer, With Pump, 8 Fl Ounce (pack Of 12), 96 Fl Oz • Amazon Business $27.48 1 $27.48
50pcs 1010cm Fabric Patchwork Craft Cotton Material Batiks Mixed Squares Bundle • Amazon Business $5.99 4 $23.96

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