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Mrs. Morataya-DeVant from South Gate CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Supplies for the School Year!

Help me give my students get the necessary materials that are essential to running my classroom throughout the upcoming year.

  • $512 goal

This project expired on December 7, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I currently teach students who have autism. The school I teach at is in a low-income community. Given the fact that my students have a moderate to severe disability, they do require sensory materials and handcrafted lessons to meet their needs. My students are in a self-contained class for all of their academic subjects because not only do they have autism, but they also have a moderate learning disability; which requires me to individualize student instruction to meet their learning needs. The students in my classroom not only have to overcome their learning deficits but also have to work around their orthopedic needs.

Unfortunately, my class does not receive sufficient funds and resources to provide for my students specific academic and sensory needs.

My Project

My students require a lot of individualized lesson plans that are based on their individual needs. Since my students require individual lessons, I continually tailoring my instruction to meet my students' individualized needs. When providing personalized education to my students, I use more copy paper than is allocated to me for the school year. I also have requested student supplies such as pencils, erasers, highlighters, and gluesticks because these are the items that my students use daily.

Your gracious donation will help me provide my students with the essential school supplies that with make this upcoming school year a success!!!

More importantly, these items will help my students make great strides in all academics areas.

Mrs. Morataya-DeVant
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 10 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Big Joe Roma Bean Bag Chair, Spicy Lime • Amazon Business $59.88 2 $119.76
Quill Brand Copy Paper, 8 1/2" x 11", 92 Bright, 20 LB, 10 Reams of 500 Sheets (720222) • Quill.com $58.99 1 $58.99
Elmer's All Purpose School Permanent Glue Sticks, 0.24 Oz., 60/Pack (E501) • Quill.com $28.89 2 $57.78
Roaring Spring Composition Notebook, 9.75" x 7.5", Wide Ruled, 100 Sheets, Marble Black (77230) • Quill.com $2.97 12 $35.64
Staples Primary Composition Notebook (K - 2nd), 9.75" x 7.5", Law Ruled, 100 Sheets, Multicolor (42079M) • Quill.com $3.05 10 $30.50
Ticonderoga The World's Best Pencil Wooden Pencils, No. 2 Soft Lead, 96/Pack (13872) • Quill.com $22.09 1 $22.09
Pacon 8" X 10.5" Composition Writing Paper, White, 500 Sheets (2431) • Quill.com $8.75 2 $17.50
Quill Brand Tank Style Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Fluorescent Yellow, Dozen (10401-QCC) • Quill.com $7.49 2 $14.98
Dixon Erasers, Pink, 144/Box (34500) • Quill.com $8.49 1 $8.49

Materials cost

$365.73

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$33.46

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$434.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.71

Total project goal

$511.39

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$511.39

4 Donors

-$261.00

Donations toward project cost

-$221.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.15

Matching donations from our partners

-$250.39

Match offers toward project cost

-$212.83

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.56

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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