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Ms. Spucces from Ridgewood NY is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sourcebooks to the Rescue!

My students need toner, copy and looseleaf paper, an electric hole puncher, and binder rings for encouraged engagement during class work time.

  • $283 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are diverse, enthusiastic, and excited to start the new school year. 75% of the children qualify for reduced lunch and who are always looking for new and innovative ways to learn.

As my mixed special needs and general education students begin seventh grade, they will have to accustom themselves to the new requirements of not only a different grade level, but of an ever changing world of requirements.

They must take a high stakes test toward the end of the school year, and every possible tool that we can bring to their disposal can only lead to their success for this school year, and onto their academic career.

My Project

My students benefit from a broad range of interaction. Handouts allow students to have notes at their disposal, especially those who have issues with quick note-taking. Our Sourcebooks, which are what we call the binders we keep in our classroom, encourage students to gather as much information, or "sources," in order to have necessary details right at their finger tips.

Students use their Sourcebooks as reference for debates, assignments, and collaborative group work.

This resource strengthens the learning that takes place. Without copy paper and toner to print notes, binder rings to electric punch index cards, and looseleaf paper to gather our note-taking in one spot, my students are at a disadvantage of getting the necessary information they need to succeed.

Ms. Spucces
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
S.P. Richards Company Electric Punch, 30 Sheet Capacity, 1/4-Inch Diameter, 17 3/4 x 5 1/4 x 8 1/4 Inches, GY (SPR96003) • Amazon Business $51.90 1 $51.90
EX-25 Automatic Heavy Duty Electric Stapler - Includes Staples, AC Power Cable + Extended Warranty by EcoElectronix - Jam-Free 25 Sheet Full-Strip Staple Capacity, For Professional and Home Office Use • Amazon Business $39.73 1 $39.73
LD Products Compatible Toner Cartridge Replacement for Brother TN350 (4 Pack) • Amazon Business $36.79 1 $36.79
Staples Copy Paper, 20 Lb., 92 Bright, 8 1/2" x 11", White, 10-Ream Case (135848) • Staples Advantage $34.78 1 $34.78
Staples Filler Paper, College Ruled, 8 1/2" x 11", 400 Sheets • Staples Advantage $5.58 5 $27.90
ACCO Loose Leaf Binder Rings, 1 Inch Capacity, Silver, 100 Rings/Box (72202) • Amazon Business $11.17 1 $11.17
Staples Filler Paper, 8" x 10 1/2", Wide Ruled, 3-Hole Punched, 120 Sheets • Staples Advantage $1.00 5 $5.00

Materials cost

$207.27

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$240.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$42.42

Total project goal

$282.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$282.80

45 Donors

-$250.36

Donations toward project cost

-$215.42

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.94

match offer

-$29.36

Match offer toward project cost

-$24.96

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.40

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.08

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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