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Mrs. F. from Castro Valley CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We Need To Sharpen Our Pencils

My students need a pencil sharpener and stapler for our classroom.

  • $277 goal

This project expired on April 2, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class is made up of 24 excellent third graders. They are so motivated and eager to learn.

Our school is Title 1 which means there is little money to purchase items for the classroom.

My class is comprised of 24 sweet, caring second graders. They all love school and they love to learn. The school community is very caring and appreciative as well.

My Project

Pencil sharpeners will be used on a daily basis for students to sharpen their pencils. You would not believe how often the average second grader needs to sharpen their pencils. Right now we use the little hand held plastic ones which result in pencil shavings everywhere!! We can't wait to have a powerful electric pencil sharpener.

These materials will be used by all students for many years to come.

We will greatly appreciate having these resources in our classroom. Every classroom deserves to have these basic supplies.

Mrs. F.
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SHARPENER ELECTRIC PENCIL X-ACTO TEACHERPRO • School Specialty Inc. $44.60 2 $89.20
STAPLER ELECTRIC B8E HEAVY DUTY • School Specialty Inc. $80.74 1 $80.74

Materials cost

$169.94

Vendor shipping charges

$16.99

State sales tax

$15.55

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$235.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.48

Total project goal

$276.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$276.51

3 Donors

-$276.51

Donations toward project cost

-$235.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.48

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$0.00

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