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Mrs. Garcia Villegas from San Leandro CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

SLHS Pirate's Treasure: Algebra class supplies! Arrrrggggg

My students need poster paper & markers for group projects, critical thinking math games, organizational materials and basic supplies such as pencils and erasers.

  • $704 goal

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My Students

I want to welcome my incoming 9th-10th graders into a classroom where they can thrive! My students all receive special education services and will be enrolled in my Algebra 1 class in order to receive more support in accessing the general ed curriculum. These are resilient, passionate students. Their strength and perseverance navigating the challenges of high school--while learning to advocate for their unique learning styles--is so inspiring!

My students are learning how to articulate their needs and draw on their strengths in order to reach their goals-Algebra often feels like a huge road block and my goal is to make it enjoyable and achievable for them!

I have students who want to become judges, police officers, and veterinarians--and I'm so proud of them!

My Project

I'm excited for my new Algebra 1 class to work in groups, rotate through learning centers, and research real-world applications of topics learned. I want to create a classroom that is vibrant, welcoming, and well-stocked with basic supplies! This is a new class designed for students who require a smaller class setting and/or more intensive individualized instruction and pacing in order to progress in the curriculum. Since this is a new class I haven't taught before, we are in need of some basic start up supplies.

We need poster project paper, markers, scissors, glue, pencils, file folders for classwork, some fun math games and more to get our class up and running!

Mrs. Garcia Villegas
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, 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.

This project will reach 32 students.

11 donors have given to this project.

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Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25 x 30 Inches, 30 Sheets/Pad, 2 Pads (560), Large White Grid Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Super Sticking Power • Amazon Business $44.24 2 $88.48
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25 x 30 Inches, 30 Sheets/Pad, 2 Pads, Large White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Super Sticking Power (559) • Amazon Business $42.98 2 $85.96
Crayola Broad Line Markers Bulk, 256 Count Classpack • Amazon Business $54.54 1 $54.54
YOMA Hanging File Folders, Reinforced 1/5-Cut Tab, Letter Size, 25 Pack, Brown • Amazon Business $24.99 2 $49.98
Crayola Ultra-Clean Washable Markers, Fine Line, 40 Count • Amazon Business $18.49 2 $36.98
Pendaflex 43013 Desktop File w/Hanging Folders, Letter, Plastic, 12 3/4 x 10 x 11, Black • Amazon Business $17.74 2 $35.48
Crayola 58-7858 40 ct Broad Line Ultra-Clean Washable Markers Toy • Amazon Business $15.31 2 $30.62
12-Pack of Premium Magnetic Dry Erase Erasers / Dry Erasers - 2" x 2" - Perfect Whiteboard Erasers for Classroom, Home and Office • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
EXPO 1921062 Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Fine Tip, Black, 36-Count • Amazon Business $27.28 1 $27.28
Qwixx [Expansion Bundle] - A Fast Family Dice Game + Includes 200 Quixx Replacement Score Cards / Sheets by Gamewright • Amazon Business $21.95 1 $21.95
ARTEZA #2 HB Wood-Cased Pencils - Pre-Sharpened - Latex Free Erasers - (Pack of 96) • Amazon Business $16.68 1 $16.68
Best 8 Inch Stainless Steel Blade Scissors, Pack of 10 • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $9.19 1 $9.19
PlayMonster Farkle • Amazon Business $7.50 1 $7.50
Paper Mate Pink Pearl Erasers, Large, 12 Count • Amazon Business $5.55 1 $5.55

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