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Mrs. Jalensky from Madison WI is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Super Study Skills

My students need whiteboards, microfiber cleaning cloths, and white board cleaner.

  • $310 goal

This project expired on March 9, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a former middle school teacher, I know what my fifth graders need for their next steps into become successful and responsible learners. A crucial key to that success is to build good study habits. With these new tools, I hope to help them hone those study skills starting from an early age.

Many of my students come from low-income families and homes that speak English as a second language.

They are lively, creative, fun, and have a passion for gaining new knowledge. This is a full-inclusion classroom, with a wide range of ability levels and styles of learning among the students, but each and every one of them is invaluable to building a strong community of learners.

My Project

My students need materials that will help them build a solid foundation for studying and focusing on their work. By using the study carrels, students will be able to focus on their work without getting distracted by their surroundings as easily. With the dry erase tools, students can use them to help each other study for tests, practice math facts, write out vocabulary words, work on their handwriting and cursive skills, and much more.

By using these new items, students will be able to learn a sense of responsibility, focus, and gain vital study skills in order to be successful in the next steps of their lives.

They will learn how to keep themselves focused, organized, and prepared for learning at their full potential.

Mrs. Jalensky
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KleenSlate 2-Sided Dry-Erase Rectangle Paddles with Markers, Blank/Lined, 24/Pk • Staples Advantage $110.69 1 $110.69
Flipside Corrugated Study Carrel, Assorted • Staples Advantage $74.39 1 $74.39
KleenSlate Microfiber Cleaning Cloth, Blue/Green/Yellow • Staples Advantage $6.08 6 $36.48
Sustainable Earth by Staples Multi Whiteboard Cleaner, 8 oz. • Staples Advantage $1.59 5 $7.95

Materials cost

$229.51

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$262.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.40

Total project goal

$309.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$309.35

2 Donors

-$155.00

Donations toward project cost

-$131.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.25

match offer

-$154.35

Match offer toward project cost

-$131.20

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.15

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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