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Mrs. Skudin from Bonita Springs FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Cozy Classroom

My students need flexible seating to provide a comfortable learning environment!

  • $568 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a wonderfully energetic group of second graders. My students love to explore and learn. They are bright young learners with big hearts. My students come into my classroom every morning with a bright smile and excited to learn. They are the greatest group of kids and I am so blessed to be their teacher.

We need some help!

Our school is in a low-income area and serves many students who receive free or reduced lunch. In addition, many students in our school speak English as a second language. We have a lot of needs as a school and as a classroom.

My Project

My students need flexible seating in the classroom to provide a comfortable and cozy learning environment. We will use the stools for our center tables as well as the cushions for the floor centers. Both of these flexible seating options make a huge difference in the classroom. We can also use bouncy bands for the students desks to get out any extra energy in a quiet way.

When the classroom is fun and comfortable, the students enjoy coming every day ready to learn.

Our class can use some fun decorations to give it a more homey feel. Adding simple decorations such as tropical decor and pineapples to the room can really make a difference. We need simple supplies such as markers and fun paper to start the year off strong. We can also use a charging station for our technology center. Snack is always helpful in the classroom since some students are unable to bring snack.

Mrs. Skudin
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pillow Perfect Outdoor/Indoor Soleil Squared Corners Seat Cushion (Set of 2), Blue/Green • Amazon Business $39.49 4 $157.96
Bouncy Bands for Desks (Black) • Amazon Business $14.95 5 $74.75
Pearington BW-002 BW-001 16 Gauge Steel Classroom Seating and Multi Purpose Stools • Amazon Business $43.88 1 $43.88
Adjustable Dividers Charging Station, UNITEK 10-Port USB Charger Charging Station for Multiple Device with SmartIC Tech, Organizer Stand • Amazon Business $39.89 1 $39.89
Snacks Generation Mix Variety Pack of Chips, Cookies, Candy, Care Package to Friends and Family (40 Count) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Pebbles 732543 48-Sheet Garden Party Paper Pad, 12 by 12-Inch • Amazon Business $13.32 1 $13.32
Smead Cascading Wall Organizer, 6 Pockets, Letter Size, Gray/Bright (92060) • Amazon Business $12.74 1 $12.74
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Assorted Colors, 12 Count • Amazon Business $10.00 1 $10.00
Creative Teaching Press Border Safari Friends Jumbo Leaves Ctp 8336 with • Amazon Business $9.76 1 $9.76
Hawaii Flamingo Party Banner Decoration For Summer Beach Luau Party Banner Garland, Set of 2 • Amazon Business $8.98 1 $8.98
Teaching Tree Paper Shaped Decor Sheets - Pineapple - 36 Count • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Tropical Leaves Flamingo Party Supplies Girls Room Decoration Accessory for Luau Summer Party • Amazon Business $7.98 1 $7.98
Avery Big Tab Insertable Dividers, Buff Paper, 8-Tab Set, Multicolor, Multi Pack of 6 Sets (11111) • Amazon Business $7.42 1 $7.42
Paper Mate Flair Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Black, 12 Count • Amazon Business $7.06 1 $7.06
Springhill Cardstock Paper, White Paper, 67lb, 147gsm, 8.5 x 11, 92 Bright, 1 Ream / 250 Sheets - Vellum Card Stock, Thick Paper (016000R) • Amazon Business $6.89 1 $6.89
Mr. Sketch 1905069 Scented Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count • Amazon Business $5.84 1 $5.84
ColorBok 73490A Designer Paper Pad Mint Julip, 12" x 12" • Amazon Business $5.00 1 $5.00
Norpro Cotton Twine • Amazon Business $2.97 1 $2.97
Uchida 483-C-0 Chisel Tip Bistro Chalk Marker, White • Amazon Business $2.87 1 $2.87

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