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Mrs. Hallam from Wesley Chapel FL is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Writing With Style

My students need Writing Folders, Thesauruses, the Writing Common Core Standards Learning Centers, Research and Report Writing Center, and the Magnetic Writing Charts.

  • $337 goal

This project expired on May 17, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I often hear, "I don't like writing. It's too hard!" I can get my third graders to read, but writing is a struggle for them at this age. All of these items on my list would encourage and assist my students with their writing.

I teach in a lower income area in Florida.

Many of my students are on Free and Reduced lunch. Our K-5 school also hosts Pre-K and two Autistic units. They want to learn and they long to be loved. I can do the loving, but I need the materials to help them learn to their greatest potential!

My Project

I plan on setting up a writing corner with all these supplies included. They will be learning how to use a Thesaurus to make their writing more interesting. The Research Center will provide many opportunities for individual projects, which then can be shared with the class. Their folders will keep their writing organized.

My job as a third grade teacher is to prepare them for fourth grade.

They have to take the Writing FCAT in the fourth grade. These items and the center I set up will really help them prepare for fourth grade. Thank you for your consideration!

Mrs. Hallam
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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11 donors11 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD105 - Black Write & Wipe Markers - Thin-Line - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning $3.99 2 $7.98
DD131 - Research & Report Writing Center • Lakeshore Learning $39.95 1 $39.95
FF611 - Writing Common Core Standards Learning Center • Lakeshore Learning $29.95 1 $29.95
DD105 - Black Write & Wipe Markers - Thin-Line - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning $3.99 1 $3.99
DD728 - Developing Writing Skills Magnetic Teaching Charts • Lakeshore Learning $24.95 1 $24.95
GT751 - American Heritage Children’s Thesaurus • Lakeshore Learning $18.95 5 $94.75
FF359 - The Writing Process Student Folder - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning $16.95 3 $50.85

Materials cost

$252.42

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.79

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$286.21

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.51

Total project goal

$336.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$336.72

10 Donors

-$266.72

Donations toward project cost

-$226.71

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.01

match offer

-$70.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$59.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.50

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$0.00

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