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Ms. Hereth from Indianapolis IN is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

School Basics Keep the Learning Going at Home

Help me give my students the school supplies, books, and snacks so they can keep learning at home.

  • $162 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Because we are not one-to-one with technology, students are being asked to submit packets from home. Because we are a large urban district, many of our students' families are also experiencing economic uncertainty and food insecurity.

While this is isn't ideal way to learn, our students are rising to the occasion and working hard to maintain their knowledge and grow from their homes.

My Project

A few of my student's are really struggling with home learning. They quickly lost the emotional and and physical support of school and they are struggling with a lack of access to school supplies to complete home learning assignments.

Basic School supplies, arts and crafts, books, and healthy snacks will go a huge way towards helping a few select families keep their students focused on learning and help lift the spirits of the students.

This project will ship directly to the home of a hard working student whose family is not able to provide these school basics.

Ms. Hereth
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Healthy Snacks Care Package - Variety Assortment of Popcorn, Chips, Nuts, Bars, Fruit Snacks (40 Count) • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Ticonderoga Neon Pencils, #2 Pre-Sharpened Wood Pencils with Erasers, 18-Count, 13018 • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
Gemina (The Illuminae Files) • Amazon Business $11.69 1 $11.69
Obsidio (The Illuminae Files) • Amazon Business $11.46 1 $11.46
PP492 Draw Shrink Craft Kit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99
AmazonBasics College Ruled Composition Notebook, 100 Sheet, Assorted Marble Colors, 4-Pack • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Illuminae (The Illuminae Files) • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49
Crayola Erasable Colored Pencils, Kids At Home Activities, 24 Count • Amazon Business $5.97 1 $5.97
Studio Series Professional Pencil Sharpener (2 hole) • Amazon Business $4.49 1 $4.49
BIC Brite Liner Highlighter, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 5-Count • Amazon Business $2.79 1 $2.79

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