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Ms. McCoy from Palermo CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Seat for Every Student (Part 2)

Help me give my students a seat for everyone. Large class sizes this year mean more table space is needed. Our class needs another table to give every student a proper working and learning space.

  • $244 goal

This project expired on March 12, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is filled with eleven and twelve-year-old students from a small, rural community. These students have higher level ACE scores and have typically experienced some level of trauma that has negatively affected their personal and academic lives. Even though my students face many challenges, they come to school and do their best to find success.

Our school district's motto is to develop life-long learners.

Our school serves 6-8th-grade students, and according to state proficiency tests, a small percentage of these students are proficient in mathematics and language arts.

My Project

Students learn by talking with their classmates and thinking through their learning processes. Being able to turn and talk to a partner (pair-share) and collaborate with a larger group allow students to process and take ownership of their own learning.

Help, my class is full of students this year, and we need more tables so every student has enough work space.

Currently, some students are sharing or have buddied up. The addition of a 48 inch table will allow students to spread out and have their own work space.

This project is for two new tables to meet the needs of a large class size. Students need a fully functioning working space to do their classwork. Please consider helping my classroom. Thank you.

Ms. McCoy
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Correll AM2448-REC-15 Econoline Activity Table, Height Adjustable, 24"x48", Rectangular Smooth & Hard Gray Granite Melamine Top, Heavy Duty Legs, 24"x48" Rectangular, Multicolor • Amazon Business $79.99 2 $159.98

Materials cost

$159.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$14.64

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$207.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.53

Total project goal

$243.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$243.55

1 Donor

-$122.00

Donations toward project cost

-$103.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.30

match offer

-$121.55

Match offer toward project cost

-$103.32

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.23

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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