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Ms. Lamb from Indianapolis IN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Students Need Supplies

Help me give my students resources to help them stay organized while in the classroom.

  • $158 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in lower socioeconomic neighborhoods that require support and resources for learning. One of the biggest challenges my families face is the ability to provide basic necessities for their children.

By providing materials for my students, this will help provide the support needed for students with a disability to help succeed while in the classroom.

A large percentage of our students live in multi-family member homes, foster homes, other family members and friends' homes, and hotels/motels. These students and families may not have the financial freedom to provide extra resources above and beyond what is in the school already. By helping to provide these school supplies, you are helping each student access the school curriculum, become organized, and help with not worrying about what they need to be successful each and every day.

My Project

Donations to this project will help improve lessons and engagement for my students while in the classroom. This will give them opportunities to actively participate while in groups, have resources to create meaningful notes, and help them become independent while using post-its for organization, tools for keeping track of their work, and markers to complete the work without the worry of how am I going to get a supplies to do my best.

Ultimately, my students' lives can change for the better by becoming more engaged in class, confident, and become better students for the future when having the right tools.

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Ms. Lamb
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 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, 2 Pads, Large White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Super Sticking Power (559) • Amazon Business $41.58 1 $41.58
EXPO Low Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted, 36 Count (Pack of 1) • Amazon Business $25.37 1 $25.37
Post-it Super Sticky Notes, Rio de Janeiro Colors, Great for Reminders, 67% Plant-Based Adhesive by Weight, 4 in. x 4 in, 6 Pads/Pack, (675-6SSUC) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Pencil Grips, Firesara 2018 Original Pencil Gripper Monkey Design Posture Correction for Kids Preschoolers Children Adults Special Needs Handwriting Aid for Lefties or Righties (3PCS) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Black, 12 Count (Packaging may vary) • Amazon Business $8.92 1 $8.92
Post-it Notes, America’s #1 Favorite Sticky Note, 3 in x 5 in, Jaipur Collection, Lined, 5 Pads/Pack (635-5AU) • Amazon Business $8.19 1 $8.19

Materials cost

$102.04

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$133.57

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.57

Total project goal

$157.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$157.14

4 Donors

-$74.56

Donations toward project cost

-$68.66

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.90

match offer

-$76.36

Match offer toward project cost

-$64.91

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.45

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.22

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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