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Mrs. Alverson from Spartanburg SC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Supplies for Small Group

Help me give my students supplies for guided reading groups (pencils, highlighters, pencils, and Expo Markers).

  • $263 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

If you walked into our classroom, you would notice bursts of color everywhere and you would hear a buzzing of learning, sharing, laughter, discovery, and excitement. It's an encouraging place and there's never a dull moment.

Inquiring, knowledgeable, and curious are all words to describe my very enthusiastic students.

I have a very diverse group of eager fourth graders that come from a wide variety of backgrounds. Through hands-on, exciting, and active assessment, all students in my fourth grade classroom prove themselves time and time again.

My Project

Students benefit from an organized teacher and a classroom with supplies at their fingertips. Some don't realize that these items are often purchased out of teacher's pockets. With these items, I will organize supplies for small group instruction, and provide the items they need for day-to-day life in the classroom!

With these materials, our classroom will be able to run smoothly all year.

The organizer will allow me to organize the pens, pencils, highlighters, Expo markers and other items needed for daily small group instruction. I will use the highlighters, pencils, pens and Expo Markers to model various reading and writing strategies. Students will then use these same supplies to practice the strategies modeled and taught in small groups. They will also use these supplies to continue practicing the strategies during independent work. All of these things allow me to organize our classroom so students are learning from minute to minute, block to block.

Mrs. Alverson
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Dixon Ticonderoga No.2 Pencils, Assorted Neon, 10-Pack (2-Pack) • Amazon Business $9.60 5 $48.00
EXPO 1944748 Magnetic Dry Erase Markers with Eraser, Fine Tip, Assorted Colors, 8-Count • Amazon Business $10.53 4 $42.12
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point, Limited Edition Candy Pop Pack, 32 Count • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
5 Tier - Plastic Desk Letter Organizer Tray, Stackable Office Desktop Document Paper Storage, Front Load File Holder, Portrait, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Sharpie 25053 Tank Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $6.55 3 $19.65
Learning Resources Create-a-Space Storage Center, Bright Colors • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99

Materials cost

$177.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.53

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$222.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.34

Total project goal

$262.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$262.28

3 Donors

-$137.03

Donations toward project cost

-$127.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.30

match offer

-$112.01

Match offer toward project cost

-$95.21

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.80

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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