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Ms. Lockridge from Mayer AZ is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Carpet Time

My students need a rug where we can come together to learn and interact each morning as we start our day.

  • $507 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My student are the best and deserve the best. A place to read and learn is what we are after. My goal is to inspire my students to read, learn to socialize appropriatley, and follow directions. A rug would be a comfy place to start our day. It will kick start our learning and foster friendships.

I have the most amazing students on the planet but I guess every teacher believes that.

Our class is a special needs K-8th grade classroom. Most of my students are with me all day due to their individulized learning. Our school is a small, rural elementary school comprised of grades K-8 located in Northern Arizona.

My Project

Each morning the students will start thier day by meeting on the rug to read, complete various learning activites, and learn social skills. Reading together, learning numbers, colors, days of the week, month, and year, as well as how to appropriatley socialize with each other are all activitles we will practice each day.

A classroom rug will provide a daily meeting area for my students.

Having a routine and beginning our day in the same way each day is important for getting my students ready to learn. It will provide the consistancy needed to support learning. Being able to have the students on the rug close together and not at desks for this time will increase their ability to socialize.

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Ms. Lockridge
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT483 - A Place for Everyone Classroom Carpet for 20 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $369.00 1 $369.00

Materials cost

$369.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$26.38

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$430.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.04

Total project goal

$506.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$506.96

2 Donors

-$506.96

Donations toward project cost

-$430.92

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$76.04

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$0.00

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