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

Back to the Basics

My students need books that are on their level, a place to safely keep and store all the books, and a few pieces of furniture to give the space boundaries.

  • $571 goal

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My Students

I have fallen in love with working at my low-income, high poverty district. All the students come from very diverse backgrounds. These students often experience many challenges in and out of the classroom. I hope to provide them with all the materials they need to be successful in the classroom.

Any donation to this classroom makes a LARGE impact!

As this is my first year teaching Kindergarten, my students will need some resources that we do not yet have in our room. I would love to provide quality products to enhance their environment. I appreciate and help you can give (and I know the kiddos will too!).

My Project

Back to the Basics: This will be my first year teaching Kindergarten! I am so excited, but I do not have the resources necessary to provide a great learning experience for the students.

This project is all about getting the basics of a Kindergarten room together to start off a great year!

We need leveled books. We need a place to store those new books. We also need a few odds and ends (pencil sharpener, alpha magnets, etc.). With donations/help, my students will be able to focus more on their learning because their environment will be so friendly and safe.

Ms. A.
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
IRIS 3-Drawer Rolling Storage Cart with Organizer Top, Black, 2 Pack • Amazon Business $49.99 2 $99.98
Junie B. Jones Complete Kindergarten Collection: Books 1-17 with paper dolls in boxed set • Amazon Business $48.84 1 $48.84
Foremost 327701 Modular Large Open Cube Storage System, White • Amazon Business $21.61 2 $43.22
ECR4Kids Scoop Front Storage Bins, Clear (10Pack) • Amazon Business $38.91 1 $38.91
ECR4Kids Scoop Front Storage Bins, Clear (10Pack) • Amazon Business $38.91 1 $38.91
Biscuit: 5-Minute Biscuit Stories: 12 Classic Stories! Hardcover and Hand Puppet Gift Set • Amazon Business $36.95 1 $36.95
Storex Small Book Bin, 11.75 x 4.5 x 8.5 Inches, Black, Case of 12 (70123E12C) • Amazon Business $34.29 1 $34.29
Danny and the Dinosaur and Friends: Level One Box Set: 8 Favorite I Can Read Books! (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $24.57 1 $24.57
Stack-On DS-22 22 Drawer Storage Cabinet • Amazon Business $21.53 1 $21.53
MAXhouser Fabric Storage Bins Cubes Baskets Containers with Dual Plastic Handles for Home Closet Bedroom Drawers Organizers, Flodable, Black, Set of 6 • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Magnetic Poetry Kids ABC 123 Kit - Ages 3 and Up - Words for Refrigerator - Write Poems and Letters on the Fridge - Made in the USA • Amazon Business $18.95 1 $18.95
Melissa & Doug Disney Princess Wooden Magnets - 20 Character Magnets • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Melissa & Doug Disney Mickey Mouse Wooden Character Magnets (20 pcs) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Electric Pencil Sharpener (2017 Model) Automatic Battery Operated - for Home or the Classroom - Heavy Duty Industrial Strength - Works on Colored Pencils • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

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