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Ms. S. from Jamaica NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Rug Needed for Comfortable Learning Environment!

My students need a comfortable space to learn material and grow as learners!

  • $393 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my third grade class are driven, bubbly, and excited for the upcoming year. We have a large class of thirty two, who all come from diverse backgrounds and have unique stories. A handful of my students are still in the process of learning English, as this is their second year in the country. This year, each student in my class is working on key academic and social goals for the year, which will help them grow as individuals. I am very excited to see their growth as students, and as people!

My Project

My students are currently sitting on the cold, hard classroom floor during whole class lessons. I want my students to feel comfortable as I teach lessons to them. As I teach in an ICT classroom, many of my students have attentional issues. I see students fidget around, and worry that they may have trouble focusing due to the fact that they are simply uncomfortable sitting on the floor by the smart board. As we are currently at maximum capacity, we need a giant rug in order to include all students. While my co-teacher and I have attempted to make our classroom as cozy as possible, we really feel that this rug will benefit our students. Having this rug in my classroom will help my students succeed in third grade this year, and make them more comfortable while they learn!

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC821 - Natural Accents Ocean Classroom Carpet - 6' x 9' • Lakeshore Learning Materials $299.00 1 $299.00

Materials cost

$299.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$333.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.85

Total project goal

$392.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$392.33

1 Donor

-$392.33

Donations toward project cost

-$333.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.85

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$0.00

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