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Mrs. Ortiz from Odessa TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

The Future of the World Is in This Classroom

Help me give my students the resources and materials that are necessary and essential to their learning and providing a loving, accepting and welcoming classroom environment for my students to grow and learn in.

  • $1,002 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I am first year elementary teacher at a Title I elementary school. Our school serves children from a variety of families and backgrounds along with different learning strengths and needs. My students are very diverse, and my classroom consists of the economically disadvantaged, English language learners and students with special needs. More than half of our students come from low income families. My goals are to help improve the academic achievement for all of my students and provide them with a welcoming, loving and accepting classroom environment and to meet the unique individual needs of all my students and to best help them all grow and be successful!

My Project

As a teacher, my goal is that every student be successful! In order to do to be able to achieve that, I need to provide a classroom that has the resources and materials that will be necessary and essential to their learning and providing a loving, accepting and welcoming classroom environment for my students to grow and learn in. I believe the items I am requesting will benefit my students and our classroom tremendously. These items will benefit my current students and students' future students as well. I would be so grateful for anyone who decides to bless us with a donation.

Mrs. Ortiz
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Quill Brand Dry Erase Easel, 74.5", Black Steel (28833US/CC) • $161.99 1 $161.99
DD370X Soft Seats Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
Fellowes Spectra 125 Thermal Laminator, 12.5" Width, Silver/Black (5739701) • $62.99 1 $62.99
LC405GR FlexSpace Comfy Floor Seat Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
LC405BU FlexSpace Comfy Floor Seat Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 1 $59.99
Swingline Electric Portable 3-Hole Punch, 15 Sheet Capacity, Silver (A7074515) • $58.49 1 $58.49
Canon PIXMA TR4520 Wireless Color All-In-One Printer, Black • $52.99 1 $52.99
Swingline Optima Grip Electric Stapler, 20 Sheet Capacity, Silver (48207) • $49.49 1 $49.49
Quill Brand ClassMate Electric Pencil Sharpener, Blue (21833-QCC) • $43.19 1 $43.19
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, Letter Size, 200 Pouches (TP3854-200) • $39.99 1 $39.99
Quill Brand 3-Hole Punch, 30 Sheet Capacity, Black (24565-QCC) • $35.99 1 $35.99
PP182 LightUp Countdown Timer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99
RA414 Tabletop Paper Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $26.99 1 $26.99
LC511GR FlexSpace Wobble Cushion Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
LC511BU FlexSpace Wobble Cushion Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
Quill Brand Contemporary Desktop Full-Strip Stapler, Metallic Black (79604Q) • $11.06 1 $11.06
Scotch Desktop Tape Dispenser, Black Two-Tone (C60-BK) • $5.66 1 $5.66

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