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Mrs. Dominguez from Bakersfield CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Support Student Learning From a Distance

Help me give my students the materials they need to learn and develop their skills at home by providing school supplies and books at their current level and above.

  • $971 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My Kindergarten students are part of a Title I school and many do not have the materials and resources at home to achieve their learning goals before they move on to First Grade. With COVID-19 setting us in a distant learning environment, many are having a hard time learning from home. Some do not have everyday school supplies such as paper, crayons, pencils, art supplies, or books.

My Project

My goal is to provide my kindergartners with the essential items needed for learning and development in their home. School supplies are a must for engaging learners, but they are even more important now that they are learning from home. The pencils, journals, and guided readers will support their early literacy needs. The watercolors and water color paper pads will help them express their creativity and ease their minds from the stress and anxiety they may be suffering from. The crayons, scissors, and glue will help them complete their learning packets provided by the school district to support their learning. The bags will help make the gift a special treat for them and will also help them to keep their materials together.

Mrs. Dominguez
Grades PreK-2
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
EE210X Guided Reading Leveled Books Complete Library • Lakeshore Learning Materials $179.00 1 $179.00
TA5314 Watercolor Paper • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 5 $99.95
RR630 Draw Write Journal Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $38.99 2 $77.98
LA797 BestBuy Colored Pencils Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.29 23 $75.67
VX274Z Lakeshore 12Color Large Crayons Set of 12 Student Packs • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 2 $69.98
BS525Z Washable Watercolor Set Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $32.99 2 $65.98
TW507 Student Pencil Sharpener Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $18.99 3 $56.97
GS454Z Safety Scissors Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 2 $39.98
TT506Z Lakeshore Jumbo Glue Stick Set of 12 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $12.99 2 $25.98
MN6 Jumbo Pencils • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 1 $14.99
RR631 Draw Write Journal • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 3 $11.97

Materials cost

$718.45

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$65.74

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$824.97

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$145.58

Total project goal

$970.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$970.55

7 Donors

-$590.28

Donations toward project cost

-$501.74

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$88.54

match offer

-$380.27

Match offer toward project cost

-$323.23

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$57.04

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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