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Mrs. Tinner from Grand Prairie TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

TwIsT aNd WrItE! SiT aNd LeArN!

Help me give my students the ability to write legibly with comfort and skill as well as a comfortable spot for our story time.

  • $252 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The fun thing about teaching is everyday is different. Every student is different and though they may be taught the same material, each of them take it in differently. Like most people, having variety or choice makes things better like music, ice cream and movies.

The differences the students bring develop a sense of community in our classroom.

The various personalities and backgrounds make teaching worth every minute. They each bring a different aspect and their own individuality to the classroom.

My Project

I have several students that suffer from fine motor issues. I am asking if you could please provide a helpful way for them to write in comfort. The TWIST AND WRITE PENAGAIN pencils helps them write legibly. For example, one of my student writes with scattered words all over his paper. After he used the Twist and write pencil, he was able to keep a steady hand and stay on the lines to write.

Our hands need the help with these pencils but our bottoms need some comfort as well.

We like to sit on the floor for circle time and story time but are in need of a comfy rug to help us with comfort.

Mrs. Tinner
Grades 3-5
More than half of 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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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Early Blocks Washable Rug Rug Dimensions: 4' W x 6' L • Teachers' School Supply $78.42 1 $78.42
Baumgartens 00071 Twist and Write Pencil, Assorted Color - 3 Packs of 4 • Amazon Business $18.94 3 $56.82
Twist N' Write 30 Refills, 2mm • Amazon Business $12.49 3 $37.47

Materials cost

$172.71

Vendor shipping charges

$8.63

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$213.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.75

Total project goal

$251.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$251.68

1 Donor

-$125.83

Donations toward project cost

-$106.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.87

match offer

-$125.85

Match offer toward project cost

-$106.97

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.88

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$0.00

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