You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Menu
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

 
  • $608 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Robbins
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 6 donors
  • $0 still needed

A Place for Everyone

Help me give my students a classroom rug that acts as a place for everyone to gather and collaborate together.

My Students

Hey everyone! Next school year I will be teaching second grade at my current school. I couldn't be happier to get back into the regular ed classroom. Second grade has always been one of my favorite grades and I am thrilled to get to watch my approx. 30 little ones thrive all year long! I've been working at my school for three years now and love the kids so much. They make coming to work everyday fun and very interesting for sure! Currently, I am the Reading Specialist (K-5) and before that, I was the Learning Support teacher (K-3) for two years. Throughout my time here I have gotten to know and enjoy a population of students that includes all ages and grade levels.

Fast forward to now, a new journey is beginning for me in the form of a second-grade classroom!

I know that going back into the classroom full time will be challenging but I also know how rewarding it will be. I look forward to molding young minds and making amazing memories in the 2019-2020 school year and for years to come!

My Project

I have been out of the regular ed. classroom for quite some time now. My rooms have been a lot smaller than a traditional room with not much space for anything but a table or two. Now that I am moving back into the regular education classroom, I need a classroom rug for my students to sit on.

This rug will be used as a place for everyone to gather together for projects, shared reading, centers, and more.

A rug adds an important sense of community to every classroom environment, especially at an elementary level. Community and collaboration are so important in the school setting and I know this rug would be a place for students to use these practices daily.

Read More

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA952 - A Place for Everyone Classroom Carpet for 30 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $479.00 1 $479.00

Materials cost

$479.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$516.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$91.09

Total project goal

$607.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$607.27

5 Donors

-$358.00

Donations toward project cost

-$304.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.70

match offer

-$249.27

Match offer toward project cost

-$211.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.39

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

View complete list Show less

6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

Project Activity

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo
{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Philadelphia","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[6435932],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"PA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"merchant.com.donorschoose1.prod","proposalId":4115769,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":false,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/a-place-for-everyone/4115769/","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":30,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Robbins","authorIds":{"6435932":{"owner":"Ms. Robbins","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4115769],"proposalHash":"-1381114561","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/orig/tp6435932_orig.jpg?crop=485,485,x378,y138&width=136&height=136&auto=webp&t=1557417576380","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21389104,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["NjQ0MDgwNg==","NjQ0MDgwMg==","NjQ0MDc5MA==","NTkzNTkzOA==","NjQ0MDgxMA==","NjQ0MDgxNQ=="],"teacherId":6435932,"schoolCounty":"Philadelphia","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"PA","name":"Pennsylvania"}}