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Mrs. Contreras from Los Angeles CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

School to Home Connection

Help me give my students classroom connector to home folders and sheet protectors.

  • $177 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a Title I, inner city public school in California. My class consists of Latino and Asian English language learners who hold a high potential for academic success. Each and every day is a great adventure with my students. They make no excuses to work hard and learn no matter how challenging things may become.

My first graders are highly encouraged to be respectful, responsible, and scholarly as they prepare to be college bound.

Our school community values every student, and we do our best to prepare them for their future. We want them to know that they are part of a great learning community that will encourage and support them to dream big.

My Project

As we begin to wind up our 2018-2019 school year I’m also looking ahead and preparing for a new beginning. These home connector folders are just what we need to start off the year on the right foot. They help my little first graders stay organized and keep their school work in a safe place. They also help me stay connected with parents when sending important notes and flyers home.

Teaching kids at an early age to be responsible and organized is an important detail and I try my best to instill this in them every year.

The sheet protectors I am requesting will be used to have my students protect important math and writing resources that they place in their binder. These resources are meant to last all year long so these sheet protectors help preserve them in a safe place and are easy to find when needed. Thank you for taking the time to read our project and possibly donating to it.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
C-Line Classroom Connector School-to-Home Folders, Green, 25 per Box (32003) • Amazon Business $46.75 2 $93.50
Samsill 100 Clear Super Heavyweight Sheet Protectors, 4.7 MIL Thickness, Top Loading Page Protectors, Reinforced 3 Hole Design, Holds 10+ Sheets, Archival Safe/Acid Free, Box of 100 • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99

Materials cost

$108.49

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.93

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.63

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$150.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.48

Total project goal

$176.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$176.53

4 Donors

-$163.20

Donations toward project cost

-$143.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.95

match offer

-$8.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$6.80

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.20

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.33

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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