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.

Menu
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.

 
See this teacher's page

Mrs. Diotte from Brighton TN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

School Supplies for Smarties!

Help me give my students some needed supplies as so many of these daily items are used by Christmas! Thanks for your support.

  • $168 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are bright, compassionate, and hardworking. I teach a homeroom of 20 students ELA and math, plus an additional 18 students for reading interventions. We currently are working on building our fluency and decoding skills for reading. During the month of August, we have focused on community building, trustworthy behaviors, and helping friends in polite and positive ways. I would like my students to become better at expressing themselves in writing. My goal for them is to write and publish their own original books this year.

My Project

My students are working hard to become better readers, writers, and math wizards! That requires materials! Our class supplies from August have been used already! We need help to keep our learning going! Supplies like pencils, glue, and crayons are so important to elementary students. They are items that are used on a daily basis. They may seem so unimportant in the overall success of a student, but the opposite is true in reality. Using fun colors for writing and creating, help to spark imagination and creativity. Students love to color code learning and organize by using color to highlight!

Mrs. Diotte
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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

Learn how we’re working to support teachers and students during Covid-19

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 Mrs. Diotte is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
COLOR COPY PAPER 8.5X11 20 LB PACK OF 500 LILAC • School Specialty $9.29 2 $18.58
COLOR COPY PAPER 8.5X11 20 LB PACK OF 500 TURQUOISE • School Specialty $9.29 2 $18.58
COLOR COPY PAPER 8.5X11 20 LB PACK OF 500 CHERRY • School Specialty $9.29 2 $18.58
COLOR COPY PAPER 8.5X11 20 LB PACK OF 500 ORCHID • School Specialty $9.29 1 $9.29
ERASERS CAP MULTICOLOR SET OF 100 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $1.82 5 $9.10
PENCIL #2 PRE-SHARPENED PACK OF 12 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $1.40 5 $7.00
GLUE STICK .28OZ PURPLE SCHOOL SMART PK OF 12 • School Specialty $2.25 3 $6.75
CRAYONS 8 STANDARD - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $0.63 10 $6.30
CRAYONS 8 STANDARD - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty $0.63 10 $6.30

Materials cost

$100.48

Vendor shipping charges

$10.05

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$142.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.07

Total project goal

$167.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$167.11

3 Donors

-$107.24

Donations toward project cost

-$92.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.97

Matching donations from our partners

-$58.55

Match offers toward project cost

-$49.77

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.78

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.31

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":"Brighton","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4540923],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"TN","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3812061,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/school-supplies-for-smarties/3812061/","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":25,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Diotte","authorIds":{"4540923":{"owner":"Mrs. Diotte","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3812061],"proposalHash":"1988577685","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp4540923_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1535617244265","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21265354,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MTE4NjMxNA==","NjEzMTMxMQ==","NjA3NTQ1OQ==","NDU0MDkyMw==","NTkzNTkzOA=="],"teacherId":4540923,"schoolCounty":"Tipton","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"TN","name":"Tennessee"}}