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  • $331 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Valentine Sawicki
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Cozy Comfort to Increase Conversation

My students need a rug and chairs where they can work comfortably alone or with a classmate.

My Students

As Benjamin Franklin said, "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." My students learn best when they have the opportunity to work and discuss learning together.

We are a Title I school.

Many are second language learners. It is imperative for them to have discussions while learning to increase their understanding of material, books, and math strategies. Through talk they will increase their vocabulary and build cooperative strategies which will help them for a lifetime.

My Project

I envision my students sitting in the chairs reading or writing stories. I picture them lying on the floor with their clipboards next to a friend discussing how their stories could be better, what math strategy would work best, and how the character in the story changed by the end of the book.

My students are incredible people.

My job is to help them learn as much as they can. I believe that this environment is what will make that possible. They need a place where they can be comfortable to work and free to talk as they need.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sunny Day Rectangle Carpet (4'5" x 5'10") • Amazon $147.65 1 $147.65
Lucky Bums Youth Moon Camp Chair, Large, Green • Amazon $49.99 2 $99.98

Materials cost

$247.63

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.71

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$281.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$49.65

Total project goal

$330.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$330.99

4 Donors

-$226.34

Donations toward project cost

-$196.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.00

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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