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Mr. Sims from Houston TX is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Stocked Up and Ready to LEARN

Help me give my students the needed essential classroom items such as speakers and cleaning supplies.

  • $170 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from East Houston. Most of my students receive free or reduced-price lunch. The apartments that surround the school, where the majority of the students live, were so devastated by Hurricane Harvey that most of my students' apartments were flooded and they needed to evacuate. Majority of my students are living with extended family, friends, or in a shelter. Their lives changed drastically due to the hurricane. I want to continue to support them now that we are back in school. School should be the place they feel safe.

My Project

In my classroom, I have 30+ computers that my students use daily to work on projects and work on keyboarding. As a reward for my Kinder-2nd grade students I give them little packets of fruit snacks for good behavior and doing a good job on their projects. The speakers and aux cord will help with the different educational videos my students watch on the projector. Since my classroom is a part of a rotation, I have about 125 students in and out of my lab everyday so our computer desk and mice can get very messy. The cleaning supplies such as the disinfectant spray will help keep my students healthy and clean along with the facial tissue.

Without these supplies my class can easily become chaotic through dirty desks and hands.

Many of these materials are essential classroom supplies. These supplies allow for the daily function of classroom learning and collaboration.

Mr. Sims
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Welch's Mixed Fruit Snacks, 100-Count (Mixed Fruit, 90 OZ) • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
Kleenex Ultra Soft Facial Tissues; 75 Tissues per Cube Box; 18 Count • Amazon Business $20.82 1 $20.82
Computer Speakers,AIERSIQI USB Wired Powered Mulitimedia Speaker with Subwoofer Volume Control Built-in 4 Loudspeaker Diaphragm for PC/Laptop/Desktop • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
LEGO Creator Robo Explorer 31062 Robot Toy • Amazon Business $15.39 1 $15.39
KabelDirekt Pro Series 25 feet 3.5mm Audio Aux Cord, 24k Gold-Plated, Male to Male Auxiliary Cable for Car/Home Stereo, iPhone, Smartphone, iPod, iPad or any Audio Device with 3.5mm Aux Port • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
VicTsing 2.4G Wireless Mouse Wireless Optical Laptop Mouse with USB Nano Receiver, 6 Buttons,5 Adjustable DPI Levels,15 Months Battery Life-Red • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Lysol Max Cover Disinfectant Mist, Garden After Rain, 12.5oz, 2X Wider Coverage • Amazon Business $4.83 1 $4.83

Materials cost

$112.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$143.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.36

Total project goal

$169.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$169.04

2 Donors

-$166.69

Donations toward project cost

-$143.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.36

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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