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Mrs. Marcotte from Naples FL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Bare Necessities

My students need pencils, erasers, paper, and other supplies that need to be replenished.

  • $250 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is made up of 20 amazing learners. They come to class ready to learn despite the obstacles they face prior to stepping foot in the classroom. We are a Title I school and almost all of my students are English Language Learners. My students love coming to school because I make learning fun. My students work hard each and every day. Unfortunately, they need supplies that I can’t provide on my own. This includes extra supplies that need to be replenished throughout the year.

My Project

"Look for the bare necessities. The simple bare necessities."- The Jungle Book.

I am asking for pencils, erasers, cardstock paper, dry-erase markers, Playdoh, and tokens to reward students for positive behavior.

Every year I try and provide all of the general supplies for my classroom. This includes pencils, erasers, notebooks, and more. Unfortunately, this can get quite expensive. To try and conserve paper we use dry-erase boards daily. My students use the markers everyday so they dry out and need to be replenished often.

The Playdoh will be used throughout the year to help teach students about shapes and fractions. It will also be used as a positive reward. The tokens will be used to reward students for positive behavior. Once students have earned 6 tokens they can go to my classroom store!

Finally, I'm requesting pencils and cardstock paper. The paper will be used to make special reading and math games.

By helping to fund this project, you will be putting important supplies into the hands of children.These materials will allow my students to master skills they need to be successful lifelong learners.

Mrs. Marcotte
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Neenah Astrobrights Premium Color Card Stock, 65 lb, 8.5 x 11 Inches, 250 Sheets, Stardust White • Amazon Business $13.19 3 $39.57
Ticonderoga Pencil-Shaped Erasers, Latex-Free, 3-Pack (38953)(2Pack) • Amazon Business $9.24 4 $36.96
Dixon Ticonderoga Wood-Cased #2 HB Pencils, Box of 96, Yellow (13872) • Amazon Business $8.19 4 $32.76
EXPO 80699 Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $7.50 4 $30.00
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 36-Pack Case of Colors (Amazon Exclusive), Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 3-Ounce Cans • Amazon Business $22.00 1 $22.00
Oriental Trading Company "I Was Caught Being Good!" Plastic Coins- Bulk (144 Piece) • Amazon Business $6.01 3 $18.03

Materials cost

$179.32

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.69

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$212.01

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.41

Total project goal

$249.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$249.42

1 Donor

-$249.42

Donations toward project cost

-$212.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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