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Mrs. Roark from Littcarr KY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Requesting Pencils....That's All!

My students need pencils for literacy activities that take place in the classroom.

  • $217 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I serve first-grade students who live in the heart of the Appalachian mountains of Eastern Kentucky. There is an equal mix of girls and boys. They are fun-loving, bright, energetic, and extremely eager learners. They each absorb information like sponges. They love learning.

They are at a very critical time in their life—the beginning stage of reading and writing.

Their focus should be on learning, rather than what they don't have or what they need to be successful in school.

My Project

The materials I am requesting are Dixon Ticonderoga pencils for the classroom. Students have organizers at their tables and these organizers need to stay stocked with pencils. The pencils are used for everything LITERACY! This includes grammar and writing activities, word work, comprehension, and fluency activities. Students will be able to take a story they have in their pocket and put it on paper with these pencils.

Be a part of providing one of the most basic necessities of a classroom.

Give a gift of writing to each and every first grader who enters my room. Your support is greatly appreciated!

Mrs. Roark
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

This project will reach 55 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dixon Ticonderoga Laddie Woodcase Pencils With Eraser, #2 Soft, Yellow Barrel, 48/Pack • Quill.com $25.32 6 $151.92

Materials cost

$151.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$184.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.51

Total project goal

$216.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$216.71

1 Donor

-$216.71

Donations toward project cost

-$184.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.51

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$0.00

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