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Ms. Carvalho from Minneapolis MN is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Rug for Mrs. C.'s Fourth Graders

Help me give my students a classroom rug to create a community space for learning and sharing together!

  • $316 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are fourth graders at a small charter school in Minneapolis. This is my first year teaching fourth graders and I am excited to meet my students as I have taught some of their older siblings in the last two years. My students are resilient and bright learners, always very quick to catch on to new information! They love to learn and talk together - and I love to facilitate that growth.

My Project

The classroom rug is often the center of learning in a classroom. The rug is where we gather for morning meetings, math and reading lessons, and community circles. While we could sit on the plain carpet, a rug helps mark off the space both physically and mentally - helping us prepare to learn and engage for the day.

Donating to this project means giving me and my students an area to come together to create a unique community of compassionate learners and thinkers.

Every classroom needs a gathering space - help us build ours!

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 20 students.

15 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flagship Carpets Handwriting Samplers ABC Children's Floor Area Rug for Indoor Classroom Learning or Kid Bedroom Educational Play Mat, 6'x8'4", Rectangle • Amazon Business $234.91 1 $234.91

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