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Mrs. Geiger from Detroit MI is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

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Help me give my students the best chance at becoming grade level proficient students.

  • $159 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a teacher on the west side of Detroit. Detroit is in the mist of rebuilding economically, culturally, and educationally. The foundation for change begins with our children. I have dedicated my career to providing a safe, loving and supportive environment for my students to learn and grow. My students are remarkable, creative, young people, who love to sing, dance, laugh and learn! They fill each other and myself with joy every day.

Despite some of the struggles they face daily, my students come to school excited to learn and grow.

They are true preservers. Students come in with experiences that would make you cry; yet they smile, pick up their pencil and try to do the best work they possible can. I am incredibly proud of every one of them!

My Project

This project will help support my students by providing basic supplies for our classroom. I purchased a small printer for the classroom, as our school copier does not always work. Ink is needed to print off student assignments and worksheets. I have been supplying my own ink thus far.

Every item in this project will be used daily.

We use to color pencils to organize our writing. Visuals help students create a paragraph that makes sense and conveys details. Using colored pencils also keeps the students engaged in learning.

With your help, we can create strong writers and readers in Detroit.

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Mrs. Geiger
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 60 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crayola Colored Pencils Classpack, 240/Box • Staples Advantage $37.86 1 $37.86
HP 65 Black Original Ink Cartridge, Twin Pack (1VU22AN#140) • Staples Advantage $28.99 1 $28.99
TRU RED Tank Highlighter with Grip, Chisel Tip, Yellow, 36/Pack (TR54581) • Staples Advantage $18.99 1 $18.99
HP 65 Color Combination Ink Cartridge, Standard (N9K01AN#140) • Staples Advantage $16.99 1 $16.99

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