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Ms. Miller from Cincinnati OH is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Science Essentials

Help me give my students school supplies for science such as colored pencils, spiral notebooks, composition books and sticky chart paper for group work!

  • $420 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a high school special education teacher I work with a wide range of students from age 14 to 18 in grades 9 through 12. I work with students in the general education science classroom and support in classes such as physical science, Biology, chemistry, and A&P. What I love most about my students is their resilience and their willingness to learn.

My students may not have the easiest lives, but they are kind and have a strong desire to learn and succeed every day.

My students keep me on my toes and forever entertained. I appreciate their sense of humor and youthful energy. I am lucky to be with them each day!

My Project

The materials in my project will make a difference for many students in the science classroom who do not have access to spiral notebooks, composition notebooks, or coloring utensils. Having access to these materials will allow all students to participate in class!

Post-It Chart Paper will allow students to have group discussions, work in pairs, and complete lab activities around the room.

Having chart paper will allow students to work cooperatively and write down their ideas for their classmates to see! Chart paper has a number of classroom uses from aiding in group discussions to the creation of classroom posters.

Ms. Miller
Grades 9-12
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
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25" x 30", White, 8/Pack (559-VAD-8PK) • Quill.com $139.99 1 $139.99
Learning Advantage Meter Stick • Quill.com $8.54 10 $85.40
Roaring Spring Hard Cover Composition Book, Assorted Real Marble Colors, 9 3/4" x 7 1/2", Wide Ruled, 100 Sheets • Quill.com $2.24 20 $44.80
Crayola Colored Pencils Classpack, 240/Box • Quill.com $35.99 1 $35.99
Oxford 1-Subject Notebook, 9" x 11", College Ruled, 70 Sheets, Assorted Colors, 6 Pack (25-008) • Quill.com $15.99 1 $15.99

Materials cost

$322.17

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$357.00

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$63.00

Total project goal

$420.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$420.00

3 Donors

-$210.64

Donations toward project cost

-$179.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.59

match offer

-$209.36

Match offer toward project cost

-$177.96

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.40

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$0.00

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