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Mrs. Ghueder from Memphis TN is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Writing Supplies

Help me give my students the tools they need to thinkers, writers, and doers.

  • $158 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is located in the heart of South Memphis. The majority of our students are African American and Hispanic students that often come from low socio-economic communities. Knowing the community we serve, we ensure that all students receive free lunch every day. My third graders are brave, creative, and loving individuals.

My students work hard each and every day to transcend above their home life and meet the high expectations that are set for them in the classroom.

I want to create a solid writing foundation for my students so they can succeed in writing for years to come.

My Project

The resources for our writing center will help students feel joy when they are writing. The plethora of colors and selections will help to add a positive perspective to writing.

Students will get to see writing as a fun and engaging way to get their voice heard.

The materials will help students paint a picture with their words. The goal for this project is to help students in the prewriting, rough draft, revising, and editing stages by using certain colors to enhance their writing skills. Students will know when to add commas, verbs, and adjectives to bring their writing to life based on the color of the feedback.

Mrs. Ghueder
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Paper Mate 1958764 InkJoy Gel Pens, Medium Point, Black, 10-Count • Amazon Business $17.95 2 $35.90
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Limited Edition Candy Pop Pack, 24 Count • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Pens, Medium Point, Assorted Colors, 20 Count - 1951718 • Amazon Business $18.08 1 $18.08
Paper Mate Gel Pens | InkJoy Pens, Medium Point, Assorted, 14 Count • Amazon Business $16.56 1 $16.56
BIC Wite-Out Brand EZ Correct Correction Tape Supporting Susan G. Komen, 2-Count • Amazon Business $5.99 2 $11.98

Materials cost

$102.51

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$134.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.66

Total project goal

$157.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$157.71

4 Donors

-$75.00

Donations toward project cost

-$70.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.65

Matching donations from our partners

-$74.94

Match offers toward project cost

-$63.70

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.24

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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