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Ms. Nicholson from Saco ME is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Makeover - Take Two!

Help me give my students a sturdy table for the cozy corner and a standing desk to help us with our flexible seating.

  • $215 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our SMS project-based learning team is full of curious students who want to learn more deeply through active exploration of real-world challenges and problems. We plan to do some hard-core collaboration and exploration, and our current 1960s furniture isn't going to cut it.

Really, who wants to sit behind a desk all day?

Students need a classroom that will allow them to explore, provide opportunities for both group work and independent experiences, and most importantly be a safe space to take intellectual risks! These are kids who want to be up and moving around at one moment and cozied up with a good book next, and they need a classroom environment that adapts to their needs.

My Project

We came about halfway to our goal during the last DonorsChoose.org project, and I thank everyone who donated! This time around, we are asking for just two basic things to get us started.

A standing desk and a sturdy table for the cozy corner will help us achieve our goal of flexible seating.

It's just a start, but it's a good start. Some kids love to sit in the cozy corner, but they still need to have a sturdy table to hold their belongings. And a standing desk is sure to be popular with our fidgety kids!

We only need a few small donations to get us where we need to be. Thanks for helping us achieve our goals!

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This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Homissue 43’’ Rectangular Coffee Table, Vintage Industrial Cocktail Table with Lower Storage Shelf for Living Room, Brown Finish • Amazon Business $79.90 1 $79.90
Adjustable Height Laptop Cart With Storage. Color: Woodgrain • Amazon Business $62.99 1 $62.99

Materials cost

$142.89

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$7.14

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$182.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.15

Total project goal

$214.32

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$214.32

1 Donor

-$214.32

Donations toward project cost

-$182.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.15

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$0.00

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