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Ms. Finley from Charleston SC is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.


My students need everyday classroom supplies that my school and personal budget just will not allow. Every child should have craft and media supplies when they arrive at school. Please help my students receive them!

  • $582 goal

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My Students

My students are my favorite people! They come to their neighborhood, public Title I school eager to learn and grow. School is where much of my students' needs are met. They eat breakfast and lunch here. Almost 100% of my students come from low income families of generational poverty. They are not, however, lacking when it comes to creativity, eagerness to learn, and hunger for knowledge. I want my classroom to have exactly what they need to learn and grow creatively - just as any other students would in a more affluent school.

I strive everyday to meet ALL of my students' needs: social, emotional, and educational!

Please help today!

My Project

I teach at a Title I school with very little funds for "extras."

In my mind, access to craft supplies like construction paper and pencil boxes should not be considered "extras"!

I use construction paper at the beginning of the year to do student-created self portraits. In the winter we create arctic animal scenes. In the spring we learn about maps and create maps of our school and our city. I need storage for these supplies as well.

Our school is extremely fortunate to have iPads for each child in the classroom. My students, however, and usually unable to provide headphones of their own. In order to make the most of this technology, I would love to be able to provide them each with a set of headphones!

Ms. Finley
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD220X - Multipurpose Headphones with Volume Control - Set of 8 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $76.99 3 $230.97
Pencil Box Blueberry • Teachers' School Supply $2.49 25 $62.25
RA414 - Tabletop Paper Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 3 $59.97
FF439 - Help-Yourself Supply Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $23.99 1 $23.99
BJ7471 - 1 1/2" Ruled Chart Tablet • Lakeshore Learning Materials $11.99 1 $11.99
TA51PN - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Pink • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51YE - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51RG - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51RD - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51BK - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Black • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51LL - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Lilac • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51LG - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Light Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51BR - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Brown • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51BU - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51HG - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Holiday Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51SB - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Sky Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51DW - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Dark Brown • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51LB - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Light Brown • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29
TA51VT - Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Violet • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.29 1 $2.29

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