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Mrs. Skeen from Roanoke VA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading Resources

Help me give my students clipboards, an easel to see class anchor charts, and a book display bin!

  • $442 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a Title I school where 97% of our students receive free or reduced rate lunches. Although some students may come from difficult situations, they are all highly motivated, talented, and inspirational young learners.

In my classroom, students learn to love reading by engaging in discussion of literature and through identifying with characters in books.

It is incredibly rewarding to work with these wonderful young people and to help them on their journey to becoming lifelong fans of reading.

My Project

The students need clipboards to be able to take notes from the board when sitting in a circle. We also need an easel to make completing classroom anchor charts together an easier task. Additionally our classroom would like a book display bin to easily access class favorites, instead of having to hunt through multiple leveled book bins.

These materials will allow students to be able to work collaboratively and complete assignments independently rather than requiring teacher assistance.

I am very much looking forward to using the items on a daily basis. They will be a valuable part of our learning environment.

Mrs. Skeen
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 36 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wood Designs Contender 29"(H) Fully Assembled Plywood Single-Sided Book Display • Staples Advantage $146.79 1 $146.79
Staples Silver Easy Clean Dry Erase Quad-Pod Pres. Easel, Silver • Staples Advantage $129.99 1 $129.99
Staples Plastic Clipboards, Letter, Black, 9" x 12", 6/Pk • Staples Advantage $21.19 3 $63.57

Materials cost

$340.35

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$375.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$66.26

Total project goal

$441.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$441.72

4 Donors

-$213.23

Donations toward project cost

-$187.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.50

match offer

-$220.86

Match offer toward project cost

-$187.73

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.13

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.63

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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