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Mrs. Cariseo from Murphy NC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Basic Supplies

Help me give my students tables to sit at. Basic supplies needed for a classroom.

  • $1,207 goal

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My Students

Our Elementary/Middle school is a Title I school. Our students have very little access to technology because we live in a rural area. I was shocked by how many students don't have computers or some form of technology at home. A lot of students still don't have internet at their house.

Our students are so sweet and intelligent they deserve all the wonderful things that city life has to offer while still living in a rural area.

We will be creating projects that incorporate the use of an iPad to make portfolios in art. We will explore how science and math relate to art. In short art is in everything we do. All subjects in school take part in each other.

My Project

Our students have two tables in the art room that sit 6 students at each table. I would love to have two more tables to match those so a whole class can sit at the tables and do group activities.

Basic supplies such as furniture, a Rug, and clay will make the Art room a classroom where learning is easy and fun.

We will use the tables everyday to work at. The Rug will be used everyday for the younger students to start the class off right. For a special project I would like to have each grade make a project out of polymer clay and kiln clay to show the differences in the texture process and so much more.

These few items would give are Art classroom the update it needs.

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Mrs. Cariseo
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 200 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flower Adjustable Height School Classroom Activity Table - Gray Nebula Top/Blue Edge • Amazon Business $291.92 2 $583.84
51324-0000 - Blick StakRak • Blick Art Materials $103.89 2 $207.78
Learning Resources Create-a-Space Storage Center, Bright Colors • Amazon Business $14.77 4 $59.08
USTIDE Colorful Rainbow Kids Rug Antiskid Gel Backing Rug Designer Children's Rugs 3'2x5' • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Skyehome 50 Colors Polymer Clay Kits, DIY Modeling Clay Oven Baken with Tools (35OZ) • Amazon Business $20.09 1 $20.09

Materials cost

$910.78

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$71.04

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.66

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,025.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$180.97

Total project goal

$1,206.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,206.45

5 Donors

-$717.32

Donations toward project cost

-$630.65

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$86.67

Matching donations from our partners

-$464.50

Match offers toward project cost

-$394.82

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$69.68

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$24.62

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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