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Ms. Romano from Boynton Beach FL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Writer's Workshop Supplies

My students need pencils, erasers, a sharpener, a class set of composition books and notebooks, plus folders for our writing workshop classroom. They need mentor texts to help inspire them.

  • $649 goal

This project expired on June 1, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

School supplies are not on the necessity list of my students. Most of them struggle to have food and proper clothing for school. In our Title I school many of the families are unable to supply their students with the much needed supplies to be successful students.

My students attend a neighborhood Title I school with the majority of the students being below the poverty level and on free and reduced lunches.

Most do not have the family support that it takes to be a successful student. They are hard workers and I know that these resources will energize the classroom and they will appreciate all the new tools that they will be using.

My Project

A writers workshop is a learning resource that will allow my students to cultivate a love for writing. The resources that I am requesting are basic but are very much needed. My students need something to make writing new and exciting for them. Your help will allow me to bring some new energy into my classroom. I have requested pencils, erasers, notebooks, folders, pencil sharpener, and dry erase boards because these materials are greatly needed in order for my students to learn the love of writing. In addition, I have also requested mentor texts that will help "spark" their imagination and provide great examples to my students.

Your donation will make a huge difference in these third graders.

Many of them do not have the life experiences to write about things like the beach or the zoo. Imagine that? Never going to a beach. Never going to the zoo. These resources will go to children in real need.

Ms. Romano
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 45 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ERASERS CAP MULTICOLOR SET OF 100 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty Inc. $3.79 1 $3.79
SHARPENER ELECTRIC PENCIL X-ACTO TEACHERPRO • School Specialty Inc. $44.60 1 $44.60
PENCIL TICONDEROGA #2 PACK OF 96 • School Specialty Inc. $17.00 5 $85.00
PORTFOLIO 2 PCKT 25 YW • School Specialty Inc. $17.09 1 $17.09
PORTFOLIO 2 PCKT 25 DBE • School Specialty Inc. $17.09 1 $17.09
PORTFOLIO 2 PCKT 25 RD • School Specialty Inc. $17.09 1 $17.09
COMPOSITION BOOK MEAD SQUARE DEAL BLACK MARBLE WIDE-RULED 100/SHT • School Specialty Inc. $1.99 45 $89.55
NOTEBOOK SPIRAL 1-SUBJECT WIDE-RULED 10.5IN X 8IN 70/SHT • School Specialty Inc. $1.42 45 $63.90
PAPER SENT STRIPS NEON 3X24 - SCHOOL SMART • School Specialty Inc. $6.64 1 $6.64
CHART TABLET-24X32 1'' RULED-DOTTED SKIP 25 SHT-PAD • School Specialty Inc. $5.22 1 $5.22
BOARD DRY-ERASE LINED GOWRITE! 11 X 8.25 PACK OF 30 • School Specialty Inc. $31.34 1 $31.34
ERASER STUDENT CLASS PACK OF 12. • School Specialty Inc. $14.24 1 $14.24
Common Ground • AKJ Books $12.40 1 $12.40
For the Love of the Game • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Frindle • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
Frindle Andrew Clements, Read by Keith Nobbs • AKJ Books $10.94 1 $10.94
No More Dead Dogs • AKJ Books $5.10 1 $5.10
Picture This • AKJ Books $22.05 1 $22.05
The Tiger Rising • AKJ Books $4.37 1 $4.37
The Tiger Rising Kate DiCamillo, Read by Dylan Baker • AKJ Books $9.45 1 $9.45
Top Of The World • AKJ Books $5.07 1 $5.07

Materials cost

$474.40

Vendor shipping charges

$39.56

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$551.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$97.25

Total project goal

$648.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$648.33

4 Donors

-$275.00

Donations toward project cost

-$233.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.25

Matching donations from our partners

-$373.33

Match offers toward project cost

-$317.33

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$56.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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