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Mrs. Huerta from South Gate CA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Storytellers Need Ink!

My students need ink to showcase their adventures and narrations!

  • $298 goal

This project expired on January 25, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have an awesome third grade class. They are all at different academic levels, and have an array of talents. My students come in daily with a positive attitude, ready and willing to learn!

My students are learning to write like storytellers.

Our school has adopted the Writers Workshop Program where they transition from writing "like news reporters," to writing like "movie-makers!" As a result, my third graders are eager to showcase their work and display it for our classroom visitors. The problem is, that many of my students do not have their own printers at home, and need to print most of their work in the classroom. Sadly, our low supply of ink limits their production and hinders on their enthusiasm to create new work.

My Project

I have a very colorful and inviting classroom and we have walls to fill with student work! My students are writing fast and furiously. What we need is ink to print the many stories my students have been conjuring. My students are learning to be life-long writers and are eager to publish their work. Having ink will also allow my students to work on research projects for other subjects.

Every child should have the opportunity to display their creativity.

By providing our printer with ink, my students will feel like proud authors, as they admire their illustrated and printed work on the walls.

Mrs. Huerta
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP - 951 3-Pack Ink Cartridges - Cyan/Magenta/Yellow • Best Buy Education $50.42 3 $151.26
HP - 950XL High-Yield Ink Cartridge - Black • Best Buy Education $16.74 3 $50.22

Materials cost

$201.48

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$18.44

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$252.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$44.64

Total project goal

$297.58

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$297.58

5 Donors

-$272.58

Donations toward project cost

-$231.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.89

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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