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Ms. LaBar from Philadelphia PA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Supply Me

Help me give my students supplies like colored pencils, paper, and pens to be successful in class.

  • $165 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a Title I school in Philadelphia and almost all receive free or reduced-price lunch and breakfast. They attend a typical inner city school. Most face serious obstacles before they even walk though the doors in the morning. Our goal is to make our school a safe and loving environment.

Our students come from diverse backgrounds and different countries.

This makes our school pretty special in so many ways. The students all work so hard and are very deserving of this project.

My Project

My students love to do hands-on math activities. The only problem with that is so many of them do not have the supplies to do them. We are in need of paper and colored pencils to make posters and log our data. We would like to make three-dimensional projects like cities and shapes out of paper. This way they are not only identifying the shapes but are creating them. This makes geometry much more relevant to my students. We are really big on STEM activities, and these supplies make it possible for us to do this in our classroom. The colored pencils the kids will use in the classroom daily with their personal interactive notebooks. We will do problems and drawings using these.

Ms. LaBar
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 75 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Colored Pencils Classpack, 240/Box • Staples Advantage $33.55 1 $33.55
Paper Mate Flair Felt-Tip Pens, Medium Point, Assorted, 12/pk (74423) • Staples Advantage $17.99 1 $17.99
Trend Curious Color Cat Note Pad, 50/Sheetss • Staples Advantage $4.99 3 $14.97
TOPS Prism Notepad, 5" x 8", Narrow Ruled, Assorted, 50 Sheets/Pad, 6 Pads/Pack (TOP63016) • Staples Advantage $12.99 1 $12.99
Staples Opti Flow Rollerball Pens, Conical Fine Point, 0.5 mm, Black Ink/Silver Barrel, 12/Pk • Staples Advantage $10.39 1 $10.39
Staples Notepads, 8.5" x 11.75", Wide, White, 50 Sheets/Pad, 12 Pads/Pack (51295/23643) • Staples Advantage $7.82 1 $7.82
Bright Hearts Notepad, 50 Sheets Per Pad, Bundle of 6 • Staples Advantage $5.39 1 $5.39
Staples Fashion Perforated Writing Pads, Narrow Ruled, White, 5" x 8", 50 Sheets/Pad, 4/Pk • Staples Advantage $5.29 1 $5.29

Materials cost

$108.39

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.63

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$140.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.71

Total project goal

$164.73

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$164.73

2 Donors

-$82.36

Donations toward project cost

-$70.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.35

match offer

-$82.36

Match offer toward project cost

-$70.01

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.35

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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