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Ms. Galaviz from Laughlin NV is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Supplies Needed for AVID Students

Help me give my students supplies (binders and highlighters) for 5th grade next year so they can be successful in all of their classes.

  • $180 goal

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My Students

I am a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school. My students face challenges every day in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, they are so excited about school. School is a safe place for them, a place where no one can hurt them, physically or emotionally. All of my students receive free breakfast and lunch because for many students, school is the only place where they will be able to eat.

Although odds may be against them, they have the perseverance to succeed in school.

They are some of the most resilient students and are ready to learn every day. My focus is to give them a rich learning environment with positive experiences and hope for their future. Despite so many hardships, my students are eager to learn and do their best.

My Project

To support them in the rigorous coursework, AVID students learn organizational and study skills, develop critical thinking, learn to ask probing questions, receive academic help from peers and college tutors, and participate in enrichment and motivational activities to make their college dreams reality. The materials requested will create an AVID binder which is the cornerstone of the AVID program. It will be the greatest organizational tool they will learn. The 1" binder allows the students to house all their math work for the entire year. The AVID binder is essentially a students whole school like enclosed in one safe place.

The materials I have requested will become the key to my students being successful in the AVID class.

AVID gives my students the skills and strategies to be successful in school, begin to take more rigorous courses, and successfully complete college eligibility requirements.

Ms. Galaviz
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Officemate Recycled Plastic Clipboard, Letter Size, Purple, Pack of 6 (83085) • Amazon Business $14.89 2 $29.78
Samsill Economy 3 Ring View Binders, 1 Inch Round Ring, Customizable Clear View Cover, Black, Bulk Binders - 12 Pack • Amazon Business $29.57 1 $29.57
BIC Brite Liner Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Green, Dozen (65556/BL11GR) • Staples Advantage $3.39 6 $20.34
BIC Brite Liner Pen Style Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Yellow, Dozen (BL11YW) • Staples Advantage $3.90 3 $11.70
BIC Brite Liner Pen Style Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Pink, Dozen (BL11Pk) • Staples Advantage $3.39 3 $10.17
BIC Brite Liner Stick Highlighters, Chisel, Blue, Dozen (65552) • Staples Advantage $3.39 3 $10.17

Materials cost

$111.73

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$8.77

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$152.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.86

Total project goal

$179.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$179.04

2 Donors

-$90.00

Donations toward project cost

-$76.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.50

match offer

-$89.04

Match offer toward project cost

-$75.68

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.36

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$0.00

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