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Mrs. Skudin from Bonita Springs FL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Smile for School Supplies

Help me give my students school supplies such as binders, pencils, and folders to start off 3rd grade strong!

  • $485 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a wonderfully energetic group of third graders. My students love to explore and learn. They are bright young learners with big hearts. My students come into my classroom every morning with bright smiles, excited to learn. They are the greatest group of kids, and I am so blessed to be their teacher.

We need some help!

Our school is in a low-income area and more than a third of my students receive free or reduced-price lunch. In addition, many students in our school speak English as a second language. We have a lot of needs as a school and as a classroom.

My Project

Due to COVID-19, many families have lost their jobs. As we are ending our current school year we are getting lists together for the 2020-2021 school year. We sent in our supply lists to send home to the families and it worries me the amount of stress our families will feel when they need to go shopping.

Help me by providing my class with school supplies next year so these families can focus on getting back on their feet without the stress of school supplies.

My students need basic school supplies such as binders, erasers, pencil pouches, crayons, etc. By providing these supplies, my students will be able to come to school confident and ready to learn. Also, when everyone has the same school supplies it creates less problems. Thank you for helping my 2020-2021 school year start off on the right foot!

Mrs. Skudin
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters 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
Avery Heavy Duty View 3 Ring Binder, 1" One Touch Slant Ring, Holds 8.5" x 11" Paper, 12 White Binders (79799) • Amazon Business $89.81 2 $179.62
Blue Summit Supplies Pencil Pouches, Bulk Pencil Pouch 12 Pack in Assorted Colors for Storing School Supplies, Writing Utensils, and More, Cloth Zipper Pouches for 3 Ring Binders, 12 Count • Amazon Business $23.49 2 $46.98
MAKHISTORY Heavy Duty Plastic Folders with 3 Holes - 12 Pack, 2 Pocket Folders Fit 3 Ring Binder, Letter Size, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Ziploc Storage Bags (347 Pack - Variety) • Amazon Business $31.94 1 $31.94
Crayola Crayons Bulk, Back to School Supplies, 24 Box Classpack, 24 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $31.19 1 $31.19
12-Pack of Premium Magnetic Dry Erase Erasers/Dry Erasers - 2" x 2" - Perfect Whiteboard Erasers for Classroom, Home and Office • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Huggies Natural Care Sensitive Baby Wipes, Unscented, 3 Refill Packs (624 Wipes Total) • Amazon Business $13.98 1 $13.98
Paper Mate Pink Pearl Erasers, Medium, 24 Count • Amazon Business $9.49 1 $9.49
Scotch 5-Inch Soft Touch Pointed Kid Scissors, 12 Count Teacher Pack, Green (1442P-12) • Amazon Business $8.84 1 $8.84

Materials cost

$376.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$411.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.64

Total project goal

$484.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$484.28

1 Donor

-$411.64

Donations toward project cost

-$411.64

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$72.64

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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