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Mrs. Honse from Steelville MO is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The Wizarding World of Literature

Help me give my students an immersive experience in the world of one the most beloved novels in recent years!

  • $181 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are energetic, earnest, and entertaining human beings who love to learn socially. They listen excitedly as we read together, they participate in conversations, and do their best (with a little prompting) to practice various skills.

Our school is located in a rural, high poverty area, and while some students are well-loved and well-fed, not all are; despite the struggles that typically come with poverty, my kids still show up to be fed, cared about, and learn.

Nothing makes me happier than being able to help them improve as students and as people.

My Project

For the past two years, I have been fortunate enough to teach an elective literature class to 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students. Last year, we started with Book One, and this year I hope to teach another section of that book and will teach a session of Book Three. All of last year's students that are still in-district are returning, and some of their peers have joined in as well. This course allows my students to feel a way that they don't always feel; they get to exist together in a space in which they all feel they truly belong! (That alone is enough to keep me teaching through June!)

With your donation, I will be able to help provide my students with an immersive experience that draws from a popular novel from the wizarding world to teach reading, writing, biology, family and consumer sciences, and physical education skills and standards!

Any donation amount is sincerely appreciated.

Mrs. Honse
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Harry Potter Banner - Complete Hogwarts House Wall Banner-Ultra Premium - Indoor Outdoor Party Flag - Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw Banner Set (4PACK) • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Creative Stuff Glass - 2 LB - Yellow - Glass Gems - Vase Fillers • Amazon Business $18.59 1 $18.59
Ella Bella Photography Backdrop Paper, Aged Red Brick, 48" x 12', 1 Roll • Amazon Business $16.29 1 $16.29
48 Pack Stationery Paper with Envelopes - Old Fashion Aged Classic Vintage Antique Design - 6 Colored Designs - 8.5 x 11 Inch Sheets with 4 x 8.7 Inch Corresponding Envelopes - 48 Sets • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
CYS EXCEL Glass Vase Fillers (1 Pound- Approx. 100) Multiple Color Choices Flat Marbles, Stone Gem for Centerpieces, Decorative Glass Beads, Glass gems (Gem Stone Red, 1LB) • Amazon Business $12.88 1 $12.88
CYS EXCEL Glass Vase Fillers (1 Pound- Approx. 100) Multiple Color Choices Flat Marbles, Stone Gem for Centerpieces, Decorative Glass Beads, Glass gems (Gem Stone Cobalt Blue, 1LB) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
CYS EXCEL Glass Vase Fillers (1 Pound- Approx. 100) Multiple Color Choices Flat Marbles, Stone Gem for Centerpieces, Decorative Glass Beads, Glass gems (Gem Stone Green, 1LB) • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Wax Seal Sticks, Yoption 5 Pcs Totem Fire Manuscript Sealing Seal Wax Sticks with Wicks Cord Wick Sealing Wax For Postage Letter Retro Vintage Wax Seal Stamp (Flashing Red Wine) • Amazon Business $5.99 1 $5.99

Materials cost

$121.71

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.83

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$153.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.10

Total project goal

$180.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$180.64

4 Donors

-$180.64

Donations toward project cost

-$153.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.10

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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