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Ms. S. from Elk Grove CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Supplies for Active Researchers 2

My students need HP ink, an easel, paper pads, and markers to complete research, science, and social studies projects.

  • $377 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a low-income and high-poverty school, our students are faced with challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, our students deserve exceptional learning opportunities and an extraordinary learning environment.

My students are creative, collaborative, and full of spirit.

They like to move. They love to read and love lots of positive attention. Many are being raised in single-parent households and receive a free lunch based on their socioeconomic status. These things may prevent them from getting ahead early in life and may not provide them with the life experiences many of us see as "typical." From the minute they walk in the door of our classrooms, we focus on their potential and growth while they are with us.

My Project

Our class has been working on many different research, science, and social studies projects this school year. We are continuously creating reports on computers and printing pictures and final reports.

We need toner for our classroom printer so we can create fantastic presentations that we will share with our school community.

We go through printer ink very quickly and being able to print in color is an amazing privilege this project would afford us. These black and color ink cartridges will help us to create colorful presentations which will help students translate their research into full color reports to share with students, teachers, parents, and community members. The easel, paper pads, and markers are additional supplies that will allow us to release the potential of our projects. These materials will enable students to create vivid visual displays for our classroom. Please be our partner by helping us to realize the potential of this project!

Ms. S.
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP 62 Black & Tri-color Original Ink Cartridges, 2 Cartridges (C2P04AN, C2P06AN) • Amazon Business $37.99 3 $113.97
VIZ-PRO ECO Magnetic U-Stand Whiteboard/Flipchart Easel, 28 X 36 Inches, Black • Amazon Business $107.79 1 $107.79
Post-it Super Sticky Easel Pad, 25 x 30 Inches, 30 Sheets/Pad, 2 Pads (559), Large White Premium Self Stick Flip Chart Paper, Super Sticking Power • Amazon Business $33.34 1 $33.34
Sharpie 22478 Flip Chart Markers, Bullet Tip, Assorted Colors, 8-Count • Amazon Business $7.23 1 $7.23

Materials cost

$262.33

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$24.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.93

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$320.26

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$56.52

Total project goal

$376.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$376.78

3 Donors

-$239.01

Donations toward project cost

-$235.26

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$37.77

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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