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Ms. Patterson from Mesa AZ is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Rainbow Classroom for Kindergarten

Help me give my students a new and refreshing environment to learn in. This includes tables, chairs and floor seats.

  • $5,643 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Kindergartners are amazing. They want to learn but still have a huge need to play. They come into school all excited and ready to go and then move through very difficult curriculum. I find the excited look on their face when they read their first word or sentence and even a book so rewarding. They just jump around when they can count to 100.

Each morning, we have a lesson to set the tone of the day.

We work on community, empathy and diversity to learn to get along. Then we move to curriculum that is in the reading, writing and math areas. Wow! It is amazing to be a kindergarten teacher.

My Project

The children will come into a beautiful classroom that will have work tables that will be stable (not wobbly) and also have new round tables for small group lessons. They will have safe chairs that will not fall over!

Each group will have tables and chairs that match and they can be grouped easily.

They will have boxes to match their tables to hold their materials for daily work (pencils, crayons, scissors and glue sticks) where my hope is that this will help them develop their "community" feeling each day .

I believe a new environment for learning will help my students experience greater success as we move through our daily lessons and activities.

Ms. Patterson
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 30 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC917BU - Touch of Color™ Adjustable Rectangular Table - Blue - 30" x 48" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $219.00 3 $657.00
LC917RD - Touch of Color™ Adjustable Rectangular Table - Red - 30" x 48" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $219.00 3 $657.00
LC917GR - Touch of Color™ Adjustable Rectangular Table - Green - 30" x 48" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $219.00 3 $657.00
CN613BU - Classic Stacking Chair - Blue - 13 1/2" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 15 $524.85
CN613RD - Classic Stacking Chair - Red - 13 1/2" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 15 $524.85
LC919RD - Touch of Color™ Adjustable Rectangular Table - Red - 30" x 60" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 2 $458.00
EE521BU - 48" x 72" Group Kids Colors™ Table - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $339.00 1 $339.00
EE533GR - 48" Round Kids Colors™ Table - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $269.00 1 $269.00
BR302RD - Comfy Floor Seat - Red • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 3 $149.97
BR302BU - Comfy Floor Seat - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 3 $149.97

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