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Ms. West from Austin TX is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Snacks for Students

My students need snacks to help them stay energized throughout the day!

  • $206 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I work in a Title I middle school in Austin, TX. All of my students are considered economically disadvantaged. They face a range of other challenges every single day. The majority of the students I work with have a variety of learning disabilities or have experienced trauma in their lives. My students are kind, hard-working, and amazing. They make me proud every day.

I set high expectations for my students, and I am constantly amazed by their efforts despite the many challenges they face.

My students continue to help me grow into a better educator and inspire me every day.

My Project

My students need snacks to provide them with energy to get through the school day. One of the first things I learned in my first year teaching is that if a student is hungry, school work becomes even more difficult.

Although my students face many challenges, hunger should not be something a 13 year old needs to worry about.

My students know they can come to my room at any time and ask for a snack. By providing snacks to my students, I have seen a tremendous increase in their effort and in the quality of their work. Many quality relationships have been built in my classroom while eating snacks.

Welch's Fruit Snacks, Quaker Granola Bars, and Pepperidge Farm Goldfish are some of their favorites! These snacks will go directly to my 7th and 8th grade students and help them to stay full, healthy, and focused throughout the day. I will be able to give students snacks during the day, at after school tutoring, and to take home. Pure Body Natural Essential Oils Set will help our classroom smell fresh and clean!

Ms. West
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Quaker Chewy Granola Bars, 25% Less Sugar Variety Pack, 58 Bars • Amazon Business $11.42 3 $34.26
Nestle Water Nestle Pure Life, 8.0 Oz • Amazon Business $9.73 2 $19.46
Pepperidge Farm, Goldfish, Crackers, Cheddar, 45 oz, Multi-Pack Box, Snack Packs, 30-count • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
Pure Body Natural Essential Oils Set, 100% Pure Aromatherapy Diffuser Oils, Sample Kit for Beginners, Lavender, Tea Tree, Eucalyptus, Lemongrass, Orange, Peppermint - 10 Milliliter (6 Count) • Amazon Business $11.95 1 $11.95
Kellogg's Fruity Snacks, Mixed Berry, Gluten Free, Fat Free, 17.6 oz (22 Pouches) • Amazon Business $3.94 3 $11.82
Apple & Eve 100% Juice Variety Pack, 32 Count, 6.75 Oz Boxes • Amazon Business $9.96 1 $9.96
WELCH'S Berries 'n Cherries Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce, 40 Count • Amazon Business $8.00 1 $8.00
Mott's Medleys Fruit Snacks, Assorted Fruit Gluten Free Snacks, Family Size, 40 Pouches, 0.8 oz Each • Amazon Business $6.58 1 $6.58
Gatorade Rain Berry 12 Ounce 12 Count • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49
Gatorade Arctic Blitz 12 Ounce 12 Count • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49
Gatorade Green Apple 12 Ounce 12 Count • Amazon Business $6.13 1 $6.13
Pop Secret Microwave Popcorn, Movie Theater Butter, 6-Count Box • Amazon Business $3.50 1 $3.50

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