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Ms. Yang from Los Angeles CA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Writer's Retreat for America's Next Generation of Great Writers

Help me give my students artificial grass and pillows for an outdoor oasis so their creative ideas will flourish as aspiring novelists and journalists.

  • $393 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

High energy, loving and caring, always eager to try and learn new things: those are just a few words to describe my students. They are much more than that!

Even though my school is a Visual & Performing Arts Magnet, our mission is to create a well-balanced learning environment between academics and arts.

My students are not just amazing and creative artists, they also have the strong desires to explore the worlds of literature, math and science. They are hungry for new information and exposures such as watching the live performances, going to museums and working on projects that are connected to their daily life.

They are truly amazing!

My Project

As an educator, I am always seeking ways to improve student learning, and the theory of flexible seating really caught my attention. Flexible seating allows students to find comfortable positions throughout the classroom. I am planning to use artificial grass tiles and cushions to create an outdoor flexible seating area for my students to read books and write.

While traditional desks are still needed inside my classroom, I want to create an outdoor oasis with flexible seating for my students; a sanctuary where they will be able to read, write and create as a community.

I believe this outdoor space will make learning fun and will have direct impact on student achievement. Comfortable students are calm, focused, and productive. Students learn better when they have a chance to work together.

Ms. Yang
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
PZG Premium Artificial Grass Patch w/ Drainage Holes & Rubber Backing | 4-Tone Realistic Synthetic Grass Mat | 1.6-inch Blade Height |Extra-Heavy & Soft Pet Turf | Lead-Free Fake Grass for Dogs or Outdoor Decor | Size: 10' x 6.5' • Amazon Business $136.17 1 $136.17
Keter 232044 Urban Knit Pouf Set, Brown/Taupe • Amazon Business $97.99 1 $97.99
3D Orange Slice Memory Foam Pillow Bolster Sofa Cushion Chair Seat Pad Home Decor USA Seller • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
3D Lemon Lime Slice Memory Foam Cushion Pillow Doll Seat Pad Home Decor USA Seller • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
HYSEAS 3D Digital Print Comfort Foam Throw Pillow for Home Decoration, Watermelon • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99

Materials cost

$274.13

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$25.08

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.11

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$333.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.82

Total project goal

$392.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$392.14

8 Donors

-$337.14

Donations toward project cost

-$286.57

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$50.57

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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