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Ms. Zink from Millington MI is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Social Studies Success

My students need the best tools to encourage learning, collaboration and growth. We need a large world map, a globe, large sticky note pads, and a bookcase.

  • $268 goal

This project expired on September 24, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from a small, close-knit community that believes and supports the success of the students. Middle school students are at the perfect age for trying new, different and exciting things. I want to provide my students with the tools and materials to explore their passions and become lifelong learners. I am blessed with curious, spontaneous and sincere students who make my job an adventure every day. They work hard every day and deserve the best tools to be successful not only in my classroom but in life.

My Project

The materials and supplies that I am requesting for my students already have a "home." In other words, I know exactly where everything will go. We just need your help in getting everything through our door! The large world map is to help students visualize the world we talk about on a daily basis. It is vital for social studies students to know exactly where in the world we are learning about and this map will make it clear to the students. In addition to the large world map, the globe will help students understand the shape of our planet. In 6th grade geography students have to understand how the shape of our planet affects climate; this globe is a necessity for students to understand that difficult concept. I want to foster collaboration in my classroom and the large sticky note pads are a great way for students to write down and share ideas. Lastly, the bookcase will be able to hold my textbooks but also display pleasure reading materials for my students to read in their free time. The materials I am asking for my classroom and my students are to make successful social studies students.

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 180 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25 x 30 Inches, 30 Sheets/Pad, 4 Pads (559VAD4PK), Large White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Super Sticking Power • Amazon Business $77.60 1 $77.60
GLOBE EXPLORER 12 INCH POLITICAL GLOBE • School Specialty $52.60 1 $52.60
Giant World MegaMap - Large Wall Map Poster - Paper with front sheet lamination - 77.95 x 48.03 inches • Amazon Business $32.99 1 $32.99
Furinno 11208EX Pasir 3-Tier Open Shelf, Espresso • Amazon Business $26.13 1 $26.13

Materials cost

$189.32

Vendor shipping charges

$5.26

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.84

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$227.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.13

Total project goal

$267.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$267.55

2 Donors

-$133.77

Donations toward project cost

-$113.71

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.06

match offer

-$133.78

Match offer toward project cost

-$113.71

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.07

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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