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Mrs. Ward from Zephyrhills FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

As Snug as a Bug in a Rug

My students need an inviting and comfortable place to sit during whole group lessons, as well as a place to work with friends or read a good book.

  • $634 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Most of the students I teach come from disadvantaged homes and are eager to be at school, where they have consistency and structure. Many of them move throughout the year and lack stability at home. They see school as their safe place and many are reluctant to leave for winter and summer breaks.

I love seeing how much my students learn and grow during the year.

This is due, in part, to their flexible learning environment that gives them the choices of where to sit, who to work with, and even the order of activities they complete throughout the day.

My Project

My second grade students sit on the floor frequently during the day. We do whole group lessons here and also my students often choose to work on the floor independently or with a friend as they read a book or solve a problem.

A new bright rug will make the classroom more inviting and provide a comfortable, colorful space to help my students to problem solve, work, read, and learn.

This rug will be a welcome addition to our classroom.

Thank you for considering supporting this project and helping my students to become snug as a bug in a rug!

Mrs. Ward
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Color Rings Rug -10'9" x 13'2" Rug Dimensions: 10'9" x 13'2", Color: Black • Teachers' School Supply $452.28 1 $452.28

Materials cost

$452.28

Vendor shipping charges

$49.75

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$538.81

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$95.08

Total project goal

$633.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$633.89

11 Donors

-$623.31

Donations toward project cost

-$538.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$84.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$10.58

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$0.00

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