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Mrs. Frant from Bristol CT is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Take Note of Note Taking

Help me give my students the necessary supplies such as wide ruled notebooks, two pocket folders, pencils, ​and highlighters to take notes, complete activities and stay organized.

  • $350 goal

This project expired on January 20, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach mathematics at a public high school in an urban district. My school has approximately 1200 students and about half of the school population is receiving a free or reduced lunch. Students at my school are required to take three years of math. I teach 135 students (mostly juniors) from ​diverse academic and economic backgrounds.

Despite many differences, my students share a desire to succeed in their academics.

They are determined to learn mathematics through a variety of learning strategies and activities.

My Project

Organization and ability to take good notes is one of the most effective learning strategies for all students in all subject areas. I want to show my students different methods of taking notes such as outlining, Cornell notes, charting and graphing to organize the information given during math class. I also want to teach my students how to organize their notes, handouts, homework assignments and assessments.

Unfortunately, not all of my students have access to essential note-taking supplies.

Notebooks, folders, pens, pencils, erasers, and highlighters are some of the materials that will allow all of my students to​ fully participate in this activity.

Mrs. Frant
Grades 9-12
Half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AmazonBasics Wide Ruled Wirebound Notebook, 70-Sheet, Assorted Solid Colors, 5-Pack • Amazon Business $8.99 10 $89.90
Smead Economy Two-Pocket File Folder, Up to 100 Sheets, Letter Size, Assorted Colors, 50 per Carton (87863) • Amazon Business $19.26 2 $38.52
Trade Quest Plastic Clipboard Transparent Color Letter Size Low Profile Clip (Pack of 6) (Orange) • Amazon Business $14.45 2 $28.90
Raymond Geddes Its your Birthday Pencil, 72 Pack (69608) • Amazon Business $10.80 2 $21.60
Post-it Super Sticky Notes, 2x Sticking Power, 3.9 in x 5.8 in, White with Blue Grid, 6 Pads/Pack, 50 Sheets/Pad (660-SSGRID) • Amazon Business $9.91 2 $19.82
AmazonBasics Heavy Weight Ruled Index Cards, White, 3x5-Inch, 100-Count • Amazon Business $2.89 5 $14.45
SKKSTATIONERY Pre-sharpened pencils, Pencils Sharpened with eraser top, 2 HB pencil, 144/box. • Amazon Business $13.69 1 $13.69
BIC Round Stic Grip Xtra Comfort Ballpoint Pen, Medium Point (1.2mm), Blue, 36-Count • Amazon Business $6.33 2 $12.66
Mr. Pen - Pencil Erasers, Pencil Top Erasers, 100 Pieces Cap Erasers, Eraser Tops, Pencil Eraser Toppers, School Erasers for Kids, School Supplies for Teachers, Eraser Pencil, Earasers, Eraser Caps • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98
Lysas 4 Sets Neon Page Markers Colored Index Tabs, Fluorescent Sticky Note for Page Marker, 560pcs • Amazon Business $6.89 1 $6.89
4A Sticky Notes,1 1/2 x 2 Inches,The Adhesive On Shorter Side,Neon Assorted,Self-Stick Notes,100 Sheets/Pad,12 Pads/Pack,4A 301x12-N • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

Materials cost

$263.40

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$297.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.47

Total project goal

$349.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$349.82

1 Donor

-$34.97

Donations toward project cost

-$29.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.24

match offer

-$314.85

Match offer toward project cost

-$267.62

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.23

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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