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Ms. Letson from Glen Allen VA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Magic Carpet Ride to a Whole New World!

Help me give my students a magic carpet ride! Our current carpet deserves to retire after 15 years of colorful service!

  • $215 goal

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My Students

I work in a public school that has 96 languages represented. My students come from a multitude of school experiences. I teach first grade. My students range in ability level from non-readers to 4th grade level readers. The range of learners is a constant challenge as are the socioeconomic status. Many students have resettled into our community and they are anxious to begin their educational experience. My commitment is to provide a welcoming, safe space for learning, collaboration, creativity, communication and recognition that we are global citizens which have rich experiences to share!

My Project

I've been teaching over 7 years. I was fortunate to have a retiring teacher friend hand down her carpet after 10 years of service to her!

After 17 years of service, our classroom carpet deserves to retire!

My students have carpet time for whole group lessons and frequently use the carpet area for free reading time. You will find my students using a lapdesk with magnetic letters and trays creating their sight words and practicing phonics skills every day, not to mention all the math center practice in small groups that takes place on the carpeted area. With the advent of tile in the classroom, the need for a comfortable place to work around the room is even more critical. I've cleaned my existing carpet many times and tucked under the extra threads. I don't think I can duck it much longer!

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This project will reach 25 students.

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KC Cubs Playtime Collection ABC Alphabet, Seasons, Months and Days of the Week Educational Learning Area Rug Carpet For Kids and Children Bedrooms and Playroom (8' 2" x 9' 10") • Amazon Business $149.99 1 $149.99

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