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Mrs. Bierig from Brownsboro TX is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Working Hard Pays Off Part 3

Help me give my students snacks, pens, notepads, and other items for our class financial literacy store.

  • $432 goal

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My Students

I teach 19 hard working, silly, and amazing 2nd grade students in a small East Texas town. I have been teaching for 16 years and have been a member of ATPE for all 16. I love what I do. My students love to work with hands-on activities, make creative art projects and play games. They do not respond as positively to worksheets or seat work activities as they do to physically manipulating the words, letters, or manipulatives. My students love to work in centers or sing songs to learn new concepts. I strive to make my classroom a fun, safe, and exciting learning environment.

My Project

My 2nd graders love to work hard and earn money to spend or save! In my classroom, we have a class store they can shop from. The students have several different ways to earn money. They can complete homework assignments for money and be rewarded for outstanding behavior.

We need to refill our class store to have new items for the students to purchase.

Each week they will have to decide to spend or save their money. They look forward to going to the store on Friday's to see what is new and available to purchase with their hard earned money! This project would allow us to have pens, notepads, LEGOs, snacks, and other items to purchase.

Mrs. Bierig
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Forever Stamp USPS Celebration Boutonniere, Sheet of 2 • Amazon Business $34.25 1 $34.25
Crystal Light Raspberry Lemonade Drink Mix (120 Packets, 4 Boxes of 30) • Amazon Business $32.20 1 $32.20
LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696 Building Toys for Creative Play; Kids Creative Kit (484 Pieces) • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
Hammermill 20lb Copy Paper, 8.5 x 11, 8 Ream Case, 4,000 Sheets, Made in USA, Sustainably Sourced From American Family Tree Farms, 92 Bright, Acid Free, Economical Multipurpose Printer Paper, 113640C • Amazon Business $26.39 1 $26.39
12 Random Lego Minifigures - Brand New - Excellent Assortment of Mini Figs w/all Body Parts; Hat, Hair or Helmet. New Lego Product • Amazon Business $23.88 1 $23.88
ZSCM 100 Unique Colors Gel Pens Set With Case for Adult Coloring Books Drawing Art Markers (100 Colors) • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
Lego Lot Of 10 Minifigures Random Lot Star Wars, Ninjago & More (US Seller) • Amazon Business $19.84 1 $19.84
Cracker Jack Original with Prize - 24 Bags 1 1/4 oz. Ea. • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
School Smart Junior Legal Pad, 5 x 8 Inches, 50 Sheets Each, White, Pack of 12 - 027445 • Amazon Business $9.31 2 $18.62
20 Pack Military Vehicles and Race Car Building Brick Sets, 3D Assembly Cars,Birthday Favors for Kids, Party Supplies Toy Gift (20 Sets) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Rhode Island Novelty 2.25 Inch x 3.5 Inch Playing Cards, 24 Packs • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Sweetzer & Orange Thank You Stickers | 1.5 inches | 1000 Floral Stickers for Company Giveaway & Birthday Party Favors | Labels & Mailing Supplies for Small Business Boutique Bags & Merchandise Bags • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Kraft Paper Gift Bags with Handles - 8x4.75x10.5 25 Pcs Brown Shopping Bags, Party Bags, Goody Bags, Cub, Favor Bags, Business Bags, Kraft Bags, Retail Bags • Amazon Business $9.89 1 $9.89
Stephen Curry: The Children's Book: The Boy Who Never Gave Up • Amazon Business $9.71 1 $9.71
Pringles Snack Stacks Potato Crisps Chips, Flavored Variety Pack, Original, Sour Cream and Onion, Cheddar Cheese, BBQ, Pizza, Cheddar and Sour Cream, 19.5 Oz (27 Cups) • Amazon Business $8.98 1 $8.98
Animal Stickers,Stickers for Kids Assortment Set (1450+ Count),8 Themes Collection for Children,Teacher, Parent, Grandparent, Kids, Craft, School, Planners & Scrapbooking,Present Idea for Children • Amazon Business $8.59 1 $8.59
Sinceroduct Animal Stickers Assortment Set, 8 Sheets (1800+ Count), 2 Different Styles 16 Themes Collection for Kids,Children, Teacher, Parent, Grandparent, Animals of The World Sticker Variety Pack • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97
Nexlevl Premium Acrylic Magnetic Refrigerator Magnets, 25 Extra Strong Neodymium Refrigerator Magnets for Magnetic Whiteboards Dry Erase Boards and Strong Fridge Magnets, 5 Attractive Colors • Amazon Business $7.43 1 $7.43
Nabisco Sweet Treats Cookie Variety Pack OREO, OREO Golden & CHIPS AHOY!, 30 Snack Packs • Amazon Business $6.32 1 $6.32
Crystal Light On-The-Go Variety Pack Powdered Drink Mix, 44 ct - 4.84 oz Tub • Amazon Business $5.06 1 $5.06

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