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Ms. Kothlow from West Jordan UT is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Providing Growth Mindset and Knowledge

Help me give my students dry erase markers, markers, erasers, and pouches for materials necessary for learning and maintaining a healthy mindset.

  • $992 goal

This project expired on May 18, 2022.

This project expired on May 18, 2022.

My Students

My students are resilient. Each and every one of them are faced with adversity and barriers that prevent them from learning like their general education peers. They have all found a love for learning regardless of their disability. They crave materials and lessons that will engage and provide opportunities for growth.

My Project

This project might not seem as essential as others, but the materials on this list are essential to my learners.

These are materials that will help my students grow their academic knowledge in an organized and calming environment.

On the list, you will find supplies like dry erase markers, markers, erasers, and pouches that students can have as individual sets to help the spread of germs. There are building toys students can demonstrate their creativity during unstructured time, such as scheduled breaks for behavioral students. Light covers are to reduce the harshness of the lights for my light-sensitive students and there is so much more. I hope you consider donating to my project, so I can provide my students with a classroom full of materials they can use to learn and grow.

Ms. Kothlow
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 45 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fluorescent Light Cover 4' x 2' feet (4 Pack; Tranquil Blue). Flame-Retardant Fabric, 10 Strong Magnets, Flame Retardant Certification, Reducing Glare Harsh Flicker, Used in Classroom, Home, Office • Amazon Business $30.99 3 $92.97
30 Pack Dry Erase Pockets – Black – by Essex Wares – for Teacher Lessons in a Classroom or for Use at Your Home or Office – 10” x 13.5” - Fits Standard Paper • Amazon Business $24.99 3 $74.97
Crayola Bulk Broad Line Washable Markers, School Supplies Classpack, 200 Count, Assorted • Amazon Business $57.38 1 $57.38
Veatree 206Pcs Magnetic Building Sticks Blocks Toys, Magnet Educational Toys STEM Toys for Kids and Adult, Building Toy 3D Puzzle with Storage Bag • Amazon Business $28.49 2 $56.98
330 pcs Building Blocks, Educational Building Toys Stem Toys Building Discs Sets Interlocking Solid Plastic for Preschool Toddlers Girls and Boys by Winlip • Amazon Business $25.99 2 $51.98
Storex Large Book Bin, Interlocking Plastic Organizer for Home, Office and Classroom, Blue, 6-Pack (71101U06C) • Amazon Business $22.13 2 $44.26
EOOUT 20pcs Zipper Pencil Pouch Plastic Zip File Bags, Pencil Pouch Bulk, Pencil Case, 9.5×4.5 Inches, 10 Colors, for Bills, Cosmetics, Travel Storage, School and Office Supplies • Amazon Business $10.99 4 $43.96
Keebor Basic Fine Tip Dry Erase Markers, Low Odor, Black Whiteboard Markers Bulk, 72 count • Amazon Business $21.98 2 $43.96
3Inch (12 Pack) Loose Leaf Binder Rings, Nickel Plated Steel Binder Rings, Keychain Key Rings, Metal Book Rings, Silver, for School, Home, or Office • Amazon Business $6.99 5 $34.95
Nuova Premium Thermal Laminating Pouches, 9" x 11.5"/Letter Size/3 mil, 200 Pack (LP200H) • Amazon Business $15.52 2 $31.04
PicassoTiles 60 Piece Set 60pcs Magnet Building Tiles Clear Magnetic 3D Building Blocks Construction Playboards - Creativity Beyond Imagination, Inspirational, Recreational, Educational, Conventional • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Coogam Wooden Letters Practicing Board, Double-Sided Alphabet Tracing Tool Learning to Write ABC Educational Toy Game Fine Motor Montessori Gift for Preschool 3 4 5 Years Old Kids • Amazon Business $17.98 1 $17.98
Favide 24 Pack Magnetic Whiteboard Dry Eraser Chalkboard Cleansers for Classroom, Home and Office (Square, Black) • Amazon Business $8.98 2 $17.96
Teacher Created Resources Power Pen Learning Cards: Division (6460) • Amazon Business $17.05 1 $17.05
Teacher Created Resources Power Pen Learning Cards: Multiplication (6459) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Digital Alarm Clock, LED Bedside Clock with 6-Level Brightness, Dual Alarm, Adjustable Volume with 3 Alarm Sound, Alarm Clock for Bedroom Office, Clear Digit Curved Screen(No USB Power Adapter) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Push Pin Magnets for Fridge, Heavy Duty Magnets for Whiteboard Small Magnets Strong Perfect for Fridge Magnets, Whiteboard Magnets, Refrigerator Magnets, Pack of 20PCS Small Strong Magnets in a Box • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Scissors, iBayam 3 Pack 8" All-Purpose Titanium Non-Stick Scissors, Comfort Grip Sharp Nonstick Scissors for Office School Home General Use Art Craft Classroom DIY Supplies Cutting Tape Adhesive Vinyl • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Kenney 7/16" Multi-Use Adjustable Petite Cafe Magnetic Rod, 16-28", White • Amazon Business $13.48 1 $13.48
VNOM Standard Pocket Chart Clear 10 Pockets Chart for Classroom & Home Heavy Duty Hanging Pocket Chart for Word Wall/Letter Cards/Sentence Strips,28x43 Inch(Black) • Amazon Business $12.98 1 $12.98
Teacher Created Resources Power Pen Learning Cards: Addition (6456) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Teacher Created Resources Power Pen Learning Cards: Subtraction (6458) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Spectrum Grade 6 Math Word Problems Workbook—6th Grade State Standards for Geometry, Fractions, Decimals, Percents, Statistics, Algebra Prep for Classroom or Homeschool (128 pgs) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Mind Benders Level 2 Workbook - Deductive Thinking Skills Puzzles (Grades 1-2) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Spectrum 3rd Grade Math Word Problems Workbook, Fractions, Algebra Prep, Geometry, Multi-Step Word Problems, Money, Time, Classroom or Homeschool Curriculum • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Spectrum Grade 4 Math Word Problems Workbook—4th Grade State Standards for Geometry, Fractions, Decimals, Money, Algebra Prep for Classroom or Homeschool (128 pgs) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Spectrum 2nd Grade Math Word Problems Workbook, Addition, Subtraction, Reading, and Writing Numbers to 100, Multi-Step Word Problems, Drawing Shapes, Time, Money, Classroom or Homeschool Curriculum • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Spectrum Grade 5 Math Word Problems Workbook—5th Grade State Standards for Geometry, Fractions, Decimals, Graphs, Algebra Prep for Classroom or Homeschool (128 pgs) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Spectrum Grade 1 Critical Thinking for Math Workbook—State Standards for 1st Grade Addition and Subtraction With Answer Key for Homeschool or Classroom (128 pgs) • Amazon Business $8.50 1 $8.50
Loose Leaf Binder Rings 1-Inch(100 Pack) Office Book Rings, Nickel Plated Steel Binder Rings, Key Rings, Metal Book Rings, for School,Sliver • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49

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