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Mrs. Ahern from Waukegan IL is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Writing Skills are Crucial! Special Folders for All!

My students need 70 advanced four pocket writing folders so that they can produce polished writing pieces. These folders are for our entire grade level.

  • $178 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our fine arts magnet school is located in a vibrant and diverse community. Although we are in a high poverty district, our school has been able to retain our fine arts magnet status. However, it has been a challenge to find the funding for exciting relative writing materials.

The students who attend our school are on 100% free and reduced lunch.

We have a highly diverse immigrant population. As a choice school, students from many different backgrounds and countries attend our school. Beyond their basic education, it is also a wonderful challenge to lead them to think about their future.

My Project

This project will provide advanced writing folders for the students to greatly enhance their communication skills. This handy folder guides students step-by-step through the writing process with fold-out pockets that store everything from the initial story map to the final draft! Plus, each side of the folder is jam-packed with information to help students along the way, including topic ideas, an editing checklist and more. They will create a polished piece of writing in no time!

Our grade level truly wants to give to our students the confidence and skills to create a mature piece of writing.

This is a most necessary skill for later life. These 4 pocket folders contain the steps to writing and are full of helpful information.

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Mrs. Ahern
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 70 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF359 - The Writing Process Student Folder - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 7 $118.93

Materials cost

$118.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$150.71

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.60

Total project goal

$177.31

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$177.31

3 Donors

-$169.81

Donations toward project cost

-$144.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.47

match offer

-$7.50

Match offer toward project cost

-$6.38

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.12

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$0.00

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