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Mrs. Kieran from Brooklyn NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Smart Supplies for Smart Students

Help me give my students basic supplies such as markers, tissues, and chart paper.

  • $235 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am proud to call myself a life-long Brooklynite. I'm even prouder to say that I teach Language Arts and Reading to a terrific group of 8th graders at a Title I middle school in beautiful Brooklyn, New York. Many of my students face challenges on a daily basis that most of us cannot even dream of, yet they are always looking to the future and for a better life. They know that with hard work and determination, they can make the world a better place.

My Project

As a Title I school, our school lacks the necessary funds to purchase the supplies we need to be successful in the classroom.

We need simple items such tissues, markers, and chart paper.

There is NOTHING like making a poster with a new marker on a fresh sheet of chart paper to help teach a topic to their peers as a way for students to take ownership of their own learning.

Tissues and hand sanitizer are musts as cold and flu season is upon us. This will help us to stay healthy so we can do our best each and every day!

Please help us to to be our best by giving us the items we need to be the superstars we know we are!

Mrs. Kieran
Grades 6-8
More than half of 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, Self-Stick Wall Pad, 20" x 23", Unruled, Plain White, 2/PK, (566) • Quill.com $59.49 1 $59.49
Sharpie Fine Point Permanent Markers, Black, 1/Dz (30001) • Quill.com $10.49 5 $52.45
Swingline SmartTouch 3-Hole Punch, Low Force, 20 Sheet Punch Capacity • Quill.com $25.07 1 $25.07
Purell Advanced Instant Hand Sanitizer, 2 Liter Pump • Quill.com $23.99 1 $23.99
Kleenex Facial Tissue, Flat Box, 2-Ply, 160 Sheets/Box, 3 Boxes/Pack (37392) • Quill.com $5.94 1 $5.94

Materials cost

$166.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$199.44

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.20

Total project goal

$234.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$234.64

1 Donor

-$100.47

Donations toward project cost

-$100.47

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$116.44

Match offer toward project cost

-$98.97

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.47

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.73

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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