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Ms. Knox from Spring Lake NC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

S is for School Supplies!

Help me give my students classroom supplies and a pencil sharpener so we can stay on point!

  • $354 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My third grade class is full of explorers, artists, reporters and students that are eager to learn new things! As a teacher in a low income school district, my students are faced with many hardships both inside and outside of the classroom that are out of their control.

Despite the many challenges that my students face daily, I am eager to keep things both fun and engaging in my classroom by providing them with interactive learning, new experiences and supplies of good quality.

My Project

My students use dry erase boards on a regular basis throughout all subjects. Currently we have 6, which works well during small groups but not so much during whole group instruction. With a classroom set of dry erase boards all of my students can participate at the same time. This will make my lessons more inclusive and also fun!

School supplies may seem like a small thing, but for my students, it makes a HUGE difference.

These supplies are the first step to ensuring a successful second half of the school year. Please help my students stay on point with a new pencil sharpener and other supplies!

Ms. Knox
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Electric School Pencil Sharpener Pro Blue-gray • Teachers' School Supply $64.53 1 $64.53
Economy Lap Board - Set of 24 • Teachers' School Supply $43.45 1 $43.45
3m Company - Post-it Self-stick Tabletop Easel Pad • Teachers' School Supply $37.80 1 $37.80
Teacher Created Resources - Encouragement Sticker Book • Teachers' School Supply $13.99 1 $13.99
Avery Self-Adhesive Laminating Sheets, 9" x 12", 50/Box (73601) • Staples Advantage $13.88 1 $13.88
Expo Dry Erase Markers, Fine Point, Assorted, 8/Pack (86601) • Staples Advantage $6.50 2 $13.00
Expo Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Point, Assorted, 12/Pack (80699) • Staples Advantage $10.84 1 $10.84
Staples Smooth Paper Clips, 100/Box, 10 Boxes/Pack (A7026605/72578) • Staples Advantage $10.29 1 $10.29
Rainbow Kraft Sentence Strips • Teachers' School Supply $6.79 1 $6.79
Staples Magnets, Assorted Colors, 30/Pack (40085-CC) • Staples Advantage $6.69 1 $6.69
Economy Eraser Caps Pink 144/bx • Teachers' School Supply $4.49 1 $4.49
Trend Enterprises Inc. - Challenge Cards Fractions Domino • Teachers' School Supply $3.99 1 $3.99

Materials cost

$229.74

Vendor shipping charges

$19.25

State sales tax

$17.92

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.45

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$300.36

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.00

Total project goal

$353.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$353.36

7 Donors

-$303.36

Donations toward project cost

-$257.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.50

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

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$0.00

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