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Ms. McMahon from Bridgeport CT is requesting classroom basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Water Access Needed!

Help me give my students access to water bottles and therefore water throughout the day!

  • $664 goal

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My Students

We are located in Bridgeport, Connecticut, the largest city in the state, with about twenty percent of residents below the poverty level.

My students come from a diverse set of backgrounds and each and every one of them brings a fresh, unique perspective to the classroom.

As freshmen, they are just beginning their high school careers: they are inquisitive, determined, and focused to make the best out of their school experience.

Every day, the students come to class with questions about current affairs, some obscure historical event they heard about, or just something that has always intrigued them that they want to know more about. Despite the hardships of starting high school during a pandemic, they arrive eager to learn! Their energy and determination to succeed are contagious and motivates me every day.

My Project

My goal is to provide water bottles for the whole ninth grade by the end of the school year, currently about forty students out of roughly one hundred have received water bottles.

Due to the current state of the world, the water fountains are closed at my school- I would like to provide each club member with a water bottle as part of their introduction/welcome package to the club.

The stickers will serve for students to decorate their new water bottles if they would like to. I want to have the students each receive a few items to build the community of the grade!

In a pandemic world with water fountains closed these are needed to provide a safe and healthy way for students to have access to water.

Ms. McMahon
Grades 9-12

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Nalgene Tritan Wide Mouth BPA-Free Water Bottle Eggplant, 32 oz • Amazon Business $12.99 10 $129.90
Nalgene Tritan Wide Mouth BPA-Free Water Bottle, Cadet W/ Cadet Cap, 32oz • Amazon Business $12.49 10 $124.90
Nalgene BPA Free Tritan Wide Mouth Water Bottle, Orange, 1-Quart • Amazon Business $12.19 10 $121.90
Nalgene Tritan Wide Mouth BPA-Free Water Bottle, Glows Green, 1 Quart • Amazon Business $10.99 10 $109.90
300 PCS Stickers Pack (50-850Pcs/Pack), Colorful VSCO Waterproof Stickers, Cute Aesthetic Stickers. Laptop, Water Bottle, Phone, Skateboard Stickers for Teens Girls Kids, Vinyl Sticker. • Amazon Business $13.89 2 $27.78
Water Bottle Stickers, 200 Pcs/Pack Waterproof Cute Vinyl Aesthetic Vsco Stickers for Hydroflask Laptop Computer Skateboard Phone Stickers for Teens Kids Girls • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98

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