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Mrs. Tidmore from Greensboro NC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ready, Set, School Year!

My students need paper, staplers, tape dispensers, Stikkiworks clips, and Command hooks to help create beautiful artistic posters to decorate our classroom.

  • $250 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I love doing hands-on group projects with my students! My students can range from high flying students with straight A's to kids who are barely making it through. But, none of them realize how amazing biology is going to be until it's too late!

The students also enjoy being able to get out of their seat and actually "doing" science.

We are opening our minds to new ideas, revealing concepts about our everyday lives, sharing our thoughts, ideas, and opinions in class discussions, and learning in a whole new way! I want to challenge my students, and they rise to this challenge. Whether it's the good 'ol country boy or the shy girl in the back of the class, each student enjoys the time we have together to explore the world around us and see how life works in all places of the world.

My Project

These materials are extremely necessary to a functioning classroom. My students and I use most of these materials on a day to day routine.

We need these supplies in our classroom to make sure that every student has access to the material.

We need staplers and tape dispensers to help us maintain our interactive notebooks. We create foldables and notes that we need to put into our notebooks and the staplers and tape help us do this. We also need Stikkiworks clips and Command hooks to help us display the work we create. The walls are not very good to use tape and if we want to display work we need Stikkiworks clips and Command strips to make sure the work stays on the walls.

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This project will reach 160 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Oxford Filler Paper, 8-1/2" x 11", College Rule, 3-Hole Punched, Loose-Leaf Paper for 3-Ring Binders, 500 Sheets Per Pack (62349) • Amazon Business $10.63 4 $42.52
1InTheOffice Desktop Tape Dispenser, Black "2 Pack" • Amazon Business $12.98 3 $38.94
Ktrio Stapler,Office Staplers with 3000 Staples 20 Sheet Capacity Half Strip Ergonomic Metal Stapler for Swingline Staples Bostitch Staples Praxxis Pro Staples Black 4 Pack • Amazon Business $11.85 2 $23.70
Top Honor Sticky Note, 3 inch x 3 inch, 10 Pads/Pack,100 Sheets/Pad, 5 Colours Self-Stick Notes, Easy Post • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Staples 52477-P12 Invisible Tape 12 Pack (Each 36 yards) • Amazon Business $16.75 1 $16.75
The Stikkiworks Co. Stikkidots Classroom Accessories • Amazon Business $4.96 3 $14.88
Command Small Wire Hooks, 16-Hooks, 24 Strips (GP067-16NA) - Easy to Open Packaging • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$166.76

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$13.01

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$212.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.46

Total project goal

$249.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$249.73

3 Donors

-$144.86

Donations toward project cost

-$123.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.73

Matching donations from our partners

-$104.87

Match offers toward project cost

-$89.14

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.73

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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