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Mrs. Thornton from Pell City AL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

We Need a Kleen Slate!

Help me give my students customizable dry erase boards with markers and microfiber cloths.

  • $262 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are from a low income area. They strive to learn but cannot seem to focus on daily learning, due to other challenges going on in their lives. They have many things on their young minds besides education. Many of my students are dealing with custody issues and not knowing where their next meal is coming from. Several of my students receive Backpack Buddies in which they receive food to eat at home. For many, this is the only constant food supply they have.

My students want to feel loved and have some stability before they can even think about learning academically.

I want them to have a love for learning and put the things out of their control out of their young minds.

My Project

My students will be able to participate in class discussions using the Kleen Slate customizable dry erase boards. These boards have different templates that can be used throughout the school day in multiple subjects. I will be able to use these for formative assessments to see who has mastered the skill and who needs extra help.

The Kleen Slate dry erase board will serve many roles in helping my students learn.

They can be used in all subject areas including cursive handwriting. These dry erase boards will also help my students be engaged during lessons and get them excited to show what they know.

Mrs. Thornton
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Class Set of 24 Customizable Whiteboards with Dry Erase Sleeves • Kleen Slate $175.00 1 $175.00

Materials cost

$175.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$14.26

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$221.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$39.16

Total project goal

$261.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$261.04

2 Donors

-$131.00

Donations toward project cost

-$111.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.65

match offer

-$130.04

Match offer toward project cost

-$110.53

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.51

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$0.00

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