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Dr. Shair Hale from Houston TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

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Help me give my students a printer to print out Mothers Day cards, photos, and certificates to show their love and gratitude.

  • 2 donors
  • $2,187 still needed
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  • 2 donors
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My Project

I have an opportunity this year to work with some of the most loving and hardworking students. They are eager to learn and keep me on my toes. They help me appreciate the small things in life every morning, something as simple as a smile and fist bump. My students are very special to me, and they will always have a special place in my heart. They have been taught and learned that failure is not an option. And if by any chance they do fail or make a mistake, they can always try again. Sometimes I get so tickled in my classroom because my students will remind me if I forget or make a mistake, they will tell me it is okay.

My students have worked hard all year long.

They have faced many challenges and obstacles doing this pandemic. However, they were determined to complete every task with accuracy. The reading and math manipulatives will help me ensure they receive the best quality education possible as they enter a new milestone in their lives, the 1st grade. And because their parents have played a vital role in their learning this year. I wanted to show their mothers/guardians some love and appreciation by creating Mother’s Day cards, photos, and certificates for Mother’s Day. As an educator and a mother, I wanted to show my students that I care for and appreciate them by celebrating them as their kindergarten year ends. The snacks would be a blessing to the students. It would show my love and appreciation for the students working hard in this pandemic and never giving up.

Dr. Shair Hale
Grades PreK-2
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 22 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP Color LaserJet Pro M283fdw Wireless All-in-One Laser Printer, Remote Mobile Print, Scan & Copy, Duplex Printing, Works with Alexa (7KW75A) • Amazon Business $509.00 1 $509.00
KT20510 - SANDI Instructional Kit Math - Level 1 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $410.00 1 $410.00
Original HP 206X Cyan High-yield Toner Cartridge | Works with HP Color LaserJet Pro M255, HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M282, M283 Series | W2111X • Amazon Business $105.89 1 $105.89
GG470X - Touch Read Phonics Sentence Match - Complete Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.50 1 $99.50
Original HP 206A Black Toner Cartridge | Works with HP Color LaserJet Pro M255, HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M282, M283 Series | W2110A • Amazon Business $65.89 1 $65.89
WF26 - Letters Beanbag Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
PP715X - Mini Magic Boards - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
Dole Pineapple Orange Banana Juice, 100% Fruit Juice with Added Vitamin C, 6 Fl Oz (Pack of 6), 48 Total Cans • Amazon Business $23.84 2 $47.68
LL426 - Squeeze Scoop Count Ice Cream Shop • Lakeshore Learning Materials $21.99 2 $43.98
Ruffles Potato Chips Variety Pack, 40 Count • Amazon Business $20.49 2 $40.98
AA651 - Building Math Skills Write Wipe Boards - K-Gr 2 - Set of 30 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
PP723 - Real-Working Cash Register • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
Tropicana 100% Juice 3-flavor Classic Variety Pack,10 Fl Oz (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $17.49 2 $34.98
TT293 - Its a Snap Simple Addition Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
Echo Dot (4th Gen, 2020 release) | Smart speaker with Alexa | Charcoal • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Care Package (52 Count) Ultimate Sampler Mixed Box, Cookies Chips Candy Snacks Box for Office Schools Friends & Family Military College Women Men Adult Kids Snack Christmas Variety Pack • Amazon Business $27.95 1 $27.95
LC127 - Unlock It Number Match • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
Ruffles Original & Lays Creamy Ranch Dip Cups Variety Pack, Single Serve Portions, 24 Count • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Tostitos Variety Bite Sized Rounds Salsa Cups Nacho Cheese Cups, Chip and Dip Pack, 16 Count • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Doritos Flavored Tortilla Chips Variety Pack, 40 Count • Amazon Business $20.49 1 $20.49
LA299 - Learn the Alphabet Dough Mats • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 1 $16.99
Pringles Potato Crisps Chips, Variety Pack Snack Stacks, Lunch Box Snacks, 0.67 oz Cup (36 Cups) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
LE212 - Chalkboard Brights 3" Magnetic Punch-Out Letters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
Pringles Potato Crisps Chips, Lunch Snacks, Office and Kids Snacks, Snack Stacks, Variety Pack, 19.5oz Box (27 Cups) • Amazon Business $11.38 1 $11.38
GoGo squeeZ Fruit on the Go Variety Pack, Apple Apple, Apple Banana, & Apple Strawberry, 3.2 oz. (20 Pouches) - Tasty Kids Applesauce Snacks - Gluten Free Snacks for Kids - Nut & Dairy Free - Vegan Snacks • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
Welch's Fruit Snacks, Berries 'n Cherries, Gluten Free, Bulk Pack, 0.9 Ounce - 40 Count (Pack of 1) • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
Welch's Fruit Snacks, Mixed Fruit, Gluten Free, Bulk Pack, 0.9 oz Individual Single Serve Bags 40 Count (Pack of 1) • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
Dole Fruit Bowls Diced Peaches in 100% Juice, Gluten Free Healthy Snack, 4 Oz, 12 Total Cups • Amazon Business $7.57 1 $7.57
Dole Fruit Bowls Cherry Mixed Fruit in 100% Juice, Gluten Free Healthy Snack, 4 Oz, 12 Total Cups • Amazon Business $6.57 1 $6.57

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