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Mrs. McKinney from Inglewood CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Teach the Teacher!

My students need 6 items including a pocket file chart, colored bins, and magnetic letters and shapes.

  • $242 goal

This project expired on September 27, 2010.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I know I just put that down! Where are my papers? Wait one minute while I look! My students hear these words out of my mouth everyday and the hardest thing to learn in teaching is how to deal with all the "paper shuffling."

I teach 1st grade in a challenging college prep charter school in Los Angeles.

My students are smart and love to work hard and be challenged. They are at that age when I need to teach them not only academics but social skills such as organization, study skills, and working as a team (just to mention a few!). The best way to teach this is to be an example myself.

My Project

I am looking forward to organizing my classroom with a pocket chart to be used as student files and a pocket file chart and colored bins to be use for daily lessons. Magnetic letters and shapes will prepare the board for daily lessons and instruction.

With your help I can become "the change I want to see in the world" meaning I can show my students how to be prepared and organized.

From me they will learn how to keep their things neat and in order.

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT927 - All-Purpose Teacher’s Organizer • Lakeshore Learning $49.95 1 $49.95
TT803 - Magnetic Numbers & Counters • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
LC5402 - Magnetic Letters - Lowercase • Lakeshore Learning $5.95 3 $17.85
LC5421 - Magnetic Letters - Uppercase • Lakeshore Learning $5.95 3 $17.85
FG362 - File Folder Pocket Chart • Lakeshore Learning $14.95 1 $14.95
GW323 - Organization Station Pocket Chart • Lakeshore Learning $32.95 1 $32.95

Materials cost

$158.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$14.50

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.38

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$210.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.44

Total project goal

$241.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$241.82

1 Donor

-$241.82

Donations toward project cost

-$210.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.44

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$0.00

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