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Mrs. Bennett from Kansas City MO is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ahhhh, We Can Find It

My students need these shelves and organizer to help them effectively find and use the materials in class.

  • $273 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Many of my students come into class and they are not always able to reach and see the materials that they need. When the kids come to our school they are excited to learn, to make new friends, and be a part of our school. It is important for them to be able to reach what they need so they can develop independence and self confidence. For most of our kids it is the first time they have ever been in a school setting and we want them to feel successful. We have the pleasure of having 32 Title 1 Pre-K students (most of them are on free and reduced lunch) we have the possibility of going up to 40 kids.

In our classroom we are inventors, scientist, engineers, and the list goes on, so we need to be able to reach the materials we are looking to use.

We are a half day program and have lots of different interests, so being able to put out more materials at their level will appeal to all the students in my class. They will love being able to reach and see everything they need.

My Project

We have lots of materials in our class that get put away too high or shoved to the back of a cabinet and the kids are not able to access them or forget about them. The new shelves will allow my students to be able to see and reach the items so they will be able to use them.

Being able to find and use the materials the kids need, without having to search for them, will allow them to use their time efficiently.

These new shelves will make it so the kids are not wasting time looking for materials. They will also allow the kids to have the materials down at their level so they can see and reach them. The kids will love the shorter shelves so they can reach and see everything.

Mrs. Bennett
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids Birch 4-Cubby School Classroom Block Storage Cabinet with Casters, Natural, 24" W • Amazon Business $101.33 1 $101.33
ClosetMaid 1109 Decorative 6-Cube Storage Organizer, White • Amazon Business $78.46 1 $78.46
Learning Resources Create-a-Space Storage Center, Bright Colors • Amazon Business $18.95 1 $18.95

Materials cost

$198.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$231.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.89

Total project goal

$272.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$272.61

3 Donors

-$128.98

Donations toward project cost

-$122.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.90

match offer

-$128.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$109.64

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.35

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$14.64

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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