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Ms. Gana from Chicago IL is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Need Snacks To Concentrate!

Help me give my students healthy snacks so they are not hungry during the school day. My students will enjoy pretzels, cookies, fruit snacks, and healthy chips.

  • $184 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Why do I need to know this? I am hungry! I didn't have breakfast. These are the concerns that most of my students have on a daily basis. Learning physics is important so my students can understand the world where they live. However, my students cannot concentrate in class if they are hungry. I want to help them to take care of themselves by having healthy snacks. They want to learn and understand how physics apply to their everyday life. They are intelligent young men and women who if given the opportunity can learn and excel in the science classroom. However, sometimes they are too hungry to concentrate.

My students need snacks so they are not hungry in class and they can concentrate better in the physics class and at school.

The snacks will satisfy some of my students' basics needs. It will help my students to remain engaged in school work and it will motivate them to come to class every day.

My Project

My students are teenagers who have trouble arriving at school on time. Often time they skip breakfast and they are hungry during most of the school day many of them skip lunch as well. As the school day progress, students are hungry, tired, and they lose their focus on their classes.

Who can learn when feeling hungry?

No one, this projects will help my students to satisfy their need for food so they can concentrate and perform better at school. Snacks will motivate my students to come to class and it will increase their ability to concentrate on the physics lessons.

Ms. Gana
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Snyder's of Hanover Pretzels Variety 100 Calorie Pack, 22 Count (Pack of 4) • Amazon Business $29.96 1 $29.96
Snack Factory Pretzel Crisps, Original Minis, Single-Serve 1 Ounce, 24 Count • Amazon Business $9.69 2 $19.38
Nabisco Cookies Sweet Treats Variety Pack Cookies - with Oreo, Chips Ahoy, & Golden Oreo - 30 Snack Packs • Amazon Business $6.98 2 $13.96
Nabisco Fun Shapes Cookie & Cracker Mix, Variety Pack with Teddy Grahams, Chips Ahoy! Cookies & Barnum’s Animal Crackers, 20 Count Individual Snack Bags • Amazon Business $6.98 2 $13.96
Welch's Mixed Fruit Snacks, 0.9 Ounce (40 Count) • Amazon Business $6.89 2 $13.78
Pepperidge Farm Milano Cookies, Dark Chocolate, 2 Count, Pack of 10 • Amazon Business $4.48 3 $13.44
Pepperidge Farm, Goldfish, Crackers, Classic Mix, 29 oz, Variety Pack, Box, Snack Packs, Pack Of 30 • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Keebler, Cookies and Crackers, Variety Pack, 31.2 oz (30 Count) • Amazon Business $9.92 1 $9.92

Materials cost

$124.38

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$156.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.57

Total project goal

$183.82

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$183.82

6 Donors

-$92.00

Donations toward project cost

-$78.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.80

match offer

-$91.82

Match offer toward project cost

-$78.05

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.77

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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