You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 

Mr. Lau from Boston MA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Resourceful Supplies for Resource Room!

Help me give my students school supplies to be resourceful in resource room!

  • $200 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Most of the students attended the same elementary school and have been friends for several years. To them, their classmates are close like their family. They support and help each other along the way in their journey of learning. They are creative, innovative, and curious. Our school is a Title I school. Many of our students come from low-income families; all of our students receive free lunch. Many of them will hopefully be the first in their families to go to college. Over half of them do not speak English at home, and for many, English is not their first language. Most of them are ELLs (English Language Learners). The diverse student population helps the students to embrace differences and bring in learning opportunities to one another.

My Project

Our students have a support block each day. Students with special needs will have a resource room support class to support their foundation skills as well as their academic classes.

With these materials, students will be ready to work and have materials to support them in their learning.

From having a pencil to having a cup to store their color pencils, to having color pens to do notes, students have the resource readily accessible for them to engage and follow along in the classroom. Students will be able to use these resources in their reading as well as their science reading and diagrams. This is very important and helpful for students to be able to visualize. The materials will allow students to have the resources to be successful in their classroom learning.

Mr. Lau
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mr. Lau is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Cosco(R) Teachers Stamp Kit • Amazon Business $11.39 2 $22.78
OFIMASTER 11 Mesh Metal Pen 4 Pack Medium Pencil Cup Holder for Office Desk Organizer (Black) • Amazon Business $7.99 2 $15.98
STERILITE 1 New 20758004 Clearview Small 5 Drawer Desktop Storage Unit White • Amazon Business $15.94 1 $15.94
BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ballpoint Pen, Medium Point (1.0mm), Blue, 144-Count • Amazon Business $12.00 1 $12.00
Thumbs Up Like - ExcelMark Self-Inking Round Rubber Teacher Stamp - Blue Ink • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
AmazonBasics DSN-02950 Mesh Desk Organizer, Black • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
AmazonBasics Wood-cased Bulk Pencils - #2 HB Pencil - Box of 144 • Amazon Business $8.95 1 $8.95
Buddy Products 5-Compartment Mesh Desk Organizer, 4.9 x 4.5 x 8.7 Inches, Black (ZD020-4) • Amazon Business $6.52 1 $6.52
Scholastic Success with Reading Comprehension, Grade 5 • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79
Scholastic Success With Reading Tests, Grade 5 (Scholastic Success with Workbooks: Tests Reading) • Amazon Business $5.79 1 $5.79
BIC Round Stic Grip Xtra-Comfort Ballpoint Pens, Medium 1.0 mm, Assorted Fashion, 12/Pack (WX8ST981-AST) • Quill.com $2.71 2 $5.42
BIC Round Stic Grip Xtra Comfort Ballpoint Pens, Medium Point, Green Ink, Dozen (13888) • Quill.com $2.71 2 $5.42
BIC Round Stic Grip Xtra Comfort Ballpoint Pens, Medium Point, Purple Ink, Dozen (16736-0) • Quill.com $2.54 2 $5.08
2000 Plus Refill Ink for Self-Inking Stamps, 25cc (0.9 oz) Squeeze Bottle, Blue • Amazon Business $4.90 1 $4.90
Scholastic Success With Reading Tests, Grade 6 (Scholastic Success with Workbooks: Tests Reading) • Amazon Business $4.79 1 $4.79

Materials cost

$137.34

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.06

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$169.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.89

Total project goal

$199.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$199.29

4 Donors

-$100.00

Donations toward project cost

-$85.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.70

match offer

-$98.94

Match offer toward project cost

-$84.10

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.84

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Boston","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[2195509],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"MA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"his","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":3,"name":"Middle School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":4512130,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":1,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/resourceful-supplies-for-resource-room/4512130/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":225,"teacherScreenName":"Mr. Lau","authorIds":{"2195509":{"owner":"Mr. Lau","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4512130],"proposalHash":"1884677221","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://cdn.donorschoose.net/images/placeholder-avatars/136/teacher-placeholder-5_136.png","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":361499,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":{"completingDonationAmount":112,"proposalURL":"project/help-us-to-keep-the-class-healthy-and-cl/5922913/","matchingFund":{"name":"Dial®","type":"AUTO_DONATION_MATCH","donorSalutation":"Dial®","ownerRegion":null,"matchingKey":"F22DialSoap","matchImpactMultiple":2.0,"multipleForDisplay":"2X","amount":0.00},"proposalTitle":"Help us to Keep the Class Healthy and Clean!","proposalId":5922913},"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NDkzODgwOQ==","MjE5NTUwOQ==","MzU2NDY1OQ==","NjgxNjg3OQ==","Njg2NTg0Ng=="],"teacherId":2195509,"schoolCounty":"Suffolk","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"MA","name":"Massachusetts"}}