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Ms. Thames from Fayetteville NC is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Writing with Whiteboards

My students need dry erase boards with markers and erasers, colored papers with sheet protectors, and learning response buzzers to enhance differentiated learning and remediation for those students who need more enrichment.

  • $249 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are special because they come from a variety of cultures and backgrounds. Regardles that my students may come from poverty, may be homeless, have a single parent in the home, or not knowing where there next meal is coming from, they are eager and ready to learn. The majority of my students are on free and reduced lunch and they may not have the financial opportunities to further explore their thoughts and ideas. I want to provide my students with different learning materials to help guide them into becoming lifelong learners regardless of their situation and/or low socioeconomic background.

Each student has the ability to learn and with a variety of engaging materials, I will be able to provide them with special opportunities to help them deepen their love of learning to become, life long learners.

Being able to have access to the smaller things and make a larger investment in their education, will help them feel a sense of achievement and encourage all of them to exceed their own academic goals.

My Project

Students learn in many ways and their self confidence plays a role in the how much they participate in class. Learning is taking place when all students are engaged in the process. The whiteboards with markers and dry erasers will help each student increase their confidence and achieve that feeling of mastering the subject concepts.

As an educator, it brings great joy to see my students take control of their learning and understanding the value of participation, hard work, and determination.

It is always encouraging to show the students that hard work pays off with opportunities to earn incentives for growth and mastery. All levels should be rewarded to show students the purpose of setting short and long term goals.Students are empowered with learning and mastering concepts and with the feeling of making their learning a competition to see who is the best. These learning supplies will help them want to continue to work hard knowing that they are supported by their teachers and community.

Ms. Thames
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 70 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learning Resources Lights and Sounds Buzzers, Set of 4 • Amazon Business $16.69 3 $50.07
Dry Erase Lapboards - Quantity Whiteboard Pack with 10 Boards, 10 2 inch Felt Erasers - Without Markers - 10 Boards and Erasers • Amazon Business $19.84 2 $39.68
Energizer AAA Batteries, Triple A Battery Max Alkaline (24 Count) E92BP-24 • Amazon Business $10.69 2 $21.38
Best Dry Erase Markers (BULK SET OF 36!) in Assorted Colors - Usable on any Whiteboard Surface - Fine Point White Board Pens in 12 Different Colors - Including Black, Neon, Red, Green, Blue, & More • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Teacher's Scratch Off Reward Cards, Do-It-Yourself Classroom Rewards, Make Your Own Student Incentive Scratch-Off Cards w/ Stickers, Teacher Supplies (50 pack) • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Better Office Products Sheet Protectors, 200 Piece • Amazon Business $11.98 1 $11.98
Gold 2" x 1" Rectangle Scratch-off Stickers Self Peel & Stick DIY Labels - scratch-off labels for schools teacher stickers games & promotions or incentives Pack Of 100 • Amazon Business $8.49 1 $8.49

Materials cost

$165.58

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$12.92

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$210.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.23

Total project goal

$248.21

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$248.21

3 Donors

-$193.21

Donations toward project cost

-$164.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.98

match offer

-$55.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$46.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.25

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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