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  • $471 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Morrow
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

Putting the Positive into PBIS

My students need school supplies and books for our school store. We need trade books, pens, pencils, and art supplies for the students to purchase with train dollars.

My Students

So many times, much of a teacher's time and effort is spent with the few children who need the extra push behaviorally and the "good" kids are forgotten.

The students at our inner city school are hard workers who excel when they are presented with a challenge.

Daily, our students come to school, ready to learn and try their best, even though they face challenges many of us can only imagine when they are at home.

My Project

Our district, and more specifically, our school believes in Positive Behavioral Initiatives & Supports. That means we foster a sense of community and a warm school climate through the use of an RTI approach to teaching behavioral expectations. The students at our school are expected to follow 3 school-wide expectations: Be Respectful, Be Responsible, Be Safe. Students who do the right thing at HRT are rewarded with "train dollars" that they can spend on items in the school store. Student learn the value of budgeting their money in order to purchase the items they really want or need. Students also learn the satisfaction of being able to earn money to purchase what they need with their own money. Unfortunately, we can only go so far in keeping the school store stocked without any resources to work with. Students at our school need school supplies and trade books to stock our school store so they will have items to purchase with the train dollars they have earned for their good behavior.

By providing school supplies to help keep the HRT store stocked, students will be able to continue to use this resource to obtain the supplies they need for learning.

Additionally, the incentive to follow the school rules and expectations are reinforced when students continue to see more items they need available for purchase. They really WANT to earn those train dollars!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola(r) Standard Classpack (800 count, 50 each color) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $59.46 1 $59.46
200 Broad Tip Marker Class pack • Kaplan Early Learning Company $50.96 1 $50.96
Colored Pencils Class Pack • Kaplan Early Learning Company $46.71 1 $46.71
Pentel EnerGel-X Retractable RollerGel Pens Medium, Assorted Colors, 5-Pack • Quill.com $5.66 6 $33.96
Quill Brand Gel Stick Pens with Grip Assorted • Quill.com $5.39 6 $32.34
Paper Mate Sharpwriter Mechanical Pencil 12-Pack, Assorted Glitter • Quill.com $4.49 6 $26.94
Helix Universal Gomstick Erasers Classpack Assorted • Quill.com $24.29 1 $24.29
BIC ecolutions Recycled Mechanical Pencils • Quill.com $4.04 6 $24.24
SmileMakers #1 Hand Erasers 24 PCS • Quill.com $5.84 4 $23.36
Quill Brand Pen Style Highlighters Chisel Point, Assorted Colors, 6 per Pack • Quill.com $2.69 6 $16.14
Bessie Coleman • AKJ Books $2.50 5 $12.50
Spirit of Adventure • AKJ Books $1.50 4 $6.00
Storm at Sea: Pirates of the Carribean • AKJ Books $1.50 5 $7.50

Materials cost

$364.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.47

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$399.87

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$70.57

Total project goal

$470.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$470.44

5 Donors

-$370.44

Donations toward project cost

-$314.87

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.57

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 428 students.

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This classroom project was brought to life by 100 Women and 5 other donors.

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