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Ms. Healy from New York NY is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Teach My Students to Write Thank You Notes!

The cost of these Supplies to Write Thank You Notes is $186, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.

  • $177 goal

This project expired on June 23, 2007.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My senior English students have requested recommendation letters from teachers for their college applications. I would like to teach a lesson on etiquette and writing thank-you notes. Please donate thank-you note cards to my classes so we can write thank you notes to the teachers who have made a difference in our education! The goal for this lesson will be to learn the characteristics of a good thank-you note and to complete two thank-you notes to send to teachers. I will assess rough drafts so that these notes are clear and everything is spelled correctly and punctuated. This will also teach students a bit about the importance of behaving with politesse and style. In addition, we'll be writing YOU a thank-you note for donating materials. I have 65 students and they each need 2 thank-you note cards, with a few extras for mistakes. This project will cost only about $2 per student and provide an important life lesson! Thank YOU in advance for making a difference in our classroom.

Ms. Healy
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 65 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Typewriter Thank You Boxed Cards Set of 10 Cavallini • Barnes and Noble $9.85 3 $29.55
Thank You Note Cards: Blue Crane's Stationery • Barnes and Noble $9.00 4 $36.00
Flutter Thank You Cards Potter Style • Barnes and Noble $9.00 3 $27.00
Ladybug Gold Thank You Boxed Card set of 10 Graphique de France • Barnes and Noble $8.95 4 $35.80

Materials cost

$128.35

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

3rd party payment processing fee

Fulfillment labor & materials

Total project cost

$144.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.73

Total project goal

$176.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$176.26

1 Donor

-$166.21

Donations toward project cost

-$145.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.21

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$10.62

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$0.00

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