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Ms. Makenzie from San Diego CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Privacy, Please!

Help me give my students some privacy with these Privacy Boards to help them focus and give them some personal space.

  • $221 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This is my first year teaching 4th grade at this school and second year in the classroom. We focus on kindness, a strong work ethic and real life community examples into our classroom.

This is an energetic and large group of fourth graders, who strive to do their best even with the struggles they face daily.

The majority of my class is learning English as a second language and 100% receive free lunch due to their socioeconomic status. I am already so impressed with them and am looking forward to all our time together this year!

My Project

I have a very chatty and diverse class which is wonderful for collaborating and group work, although when it comes time for independent learning, quiet work time or deep focus for assessments we have a much harder time staying focused.

Privacy and personal space is important for many reasons, especially in a large classroom with many diverse learners.

Having a private space to think, learn and grow is just as important as collaboration and working together. These privacy shields will give students the space they need to take responsibility for their learning, really focus on the task in-front of them, as well as, give them a space that is theirs when needed. Sometimes we all just need a little privacy!

Ms. Makenzie
Grades 3-5
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 31 students.

7 donors have given to this project.

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Flipside Products 61849 18" x 48" Privacy Shield, Color Assortment (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $71.19 2 $142.38

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