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Ms. Ryder-Hill from Kalamazoo MI is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

We are the Leaders of Tomorrow!

Help me give my students the tools needed to become our future leaders.

  • $160 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a diverse group of first graders in a Title 1 school. They are each unique with different learning styles and interests. Despite their differences, they come to school each day with open minds and open hearts and are ready to tackle the day.

Their passion for learning and the desire to do well is what makes them so phenomenal.

My students are thinkers. They persevere and support each other when learning new concepts. They build each other up. They feel comfortable taking risks and making mistakes. These students have built relationships with not only me, but with each other. In our classroom, we are like a family. We laugh together, grow together, and encourage each other to be the best version of themselves that they can be.

My Project

My students face extreme hardships on a daily basis both in and out of the classroom which interferes with their learning. Not having basic supplies shouldn't be one of their worries. Having the basic classroom supplies would help these future leaders have the tools needed for academic success.

Interactive notebooks and authentic learning experiences play an important role in our classroom.

Having this requested Superbright construction paper, Write & Wipe dry erase markers, glue sticks, and crayons will bring their experiences to life. These materials will allow our future leaders to get their creative juices flowing and enjoy completing hands on activities without relying on dittos and boring workbooks.

Please consider making a difference in the lives of these future leaders.

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

Equity Focus

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
DD107 - Black Write & Wipe Markers - Broad-Tip - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.99 6 $29.94
VX272 - 12-Color Standard Crayons - Single Pack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $1.29 14 $18.06
TA71WT - Superbright Sulphite Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - White • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 3 $11.97
TT506Z - Lakeshore Jumbo Glue Stick - Dozen • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 1 $10.99
DD108 - Write & Wipe Broad-Tip Markers - 8-Color Set • Lakeshore Learning Materials $8.99 1 $8.99
TA71GA - Superbright Sulphite Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Gray • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99
TA71YE - Superbright Sulphite Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Yellow • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99
TA71BU - Superbright Sulphite Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99
TA71RD - Superbright Sulphite Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99
TA71HG - Superbright Sulphite Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Holiday Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99
TA71VT - Superbright Sulphite Construction Paper - 12" x 18" - Violet • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 1 $3.99

Materials cost

$103.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$135.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.90

Total project goal

$159.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$159.35

1 Donor

-$159.35

Donations toward project cost

-$135.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.90

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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