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Ms. Bernath from Winder GA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Wonderful Writers in Kindergarten!

Help me give my students writing journals, markers, and whiteboards for Writer's Workshop.

  • $213 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about my classroom! I teach Kindergarten in a high poverty area (100% free breakfast and 75% free lunch) and most of my students have never even been to preschool. With budget cuts, we don't have the money to buy the resources that young children need to make learning fun. I want to give my students the resources they need to become successful, independent learners.

My students are so excited about school, and I want to give them every resource possible to foster their love of learning.

Though they may face challenges at home, they come in every day smiling and ready to learn. Please help us reach our goal! Thank you for your time and support!

My Project

Writer's Workshop is so important in a kindergarten classroom! It gives my students the chance to write about the world around them, share life experiences, and develop a love of writing. So many students can't even write their names at the beginning of the year, and by the end of the year, they are writing short stories. If you could only see the joy on their faces when they finally learn how to write a sentence all by themselves! These journals, markers, and whiteboards would mean so much to my students and help them become successful, independent writers!

Please help me with this project!

Due to budget cuts, our school has no money for classroom resources, and my students' parents often have difficulty providing even basic school supplies. I really want my students to have every resource available to help them be successful and build a solid foundation for first grade!

Ms. Bernath
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KC70 - Write & Wipe Lapboard - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $28.99 2 $57.98
FG360X - First Picture-Story Composition Book - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $27.99 2 $55.98
DD100 - Magnetic Write & Wipe Markers with Eraser Caps - Set of 4 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $4.99 5 $24.95

Materials cost

$138.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.58

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$180.57

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$31.87

Total project goal

$212.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$212.44

1 Donor

-$212.44

Donations toward project cost

-$180.57

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.87

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$0.00

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