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Mrs. Fuentes from Tampa FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Cozy Place to Sit on the Floor!

Help me give my students a World character rug so they can have a cozy place to sit during group lessons and smaller rug for library activities!

  • $493 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are such eager learners! They love learning and work really hard. Some come from homes where English is not the primary language while others have some learning challenges. Despite their challenges, they are engaged in learning and appreciate the learning that occurs in our classroom! I teach second grade ELA (English Language Arts) in a Title 1 school where most of the students receive free lunch. They are full of life and everyday is an adventure with them!

My Project

My students would LOVE to have these rugs in our room not only to have somewhere to sit but also because the rugs show multicultural students and we are a STEM school!

The rugs would bring joy to my students.

My students love to sit on the floor while engaged in a reading lesson. They like to be up front and close to the whiteboard. They also enjoy using the rug during independent reading time or do work on independent work. There are times that I will meet with small groups on the rug if the students prefer to work there with me.

Mrs. Fuentes
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 40 students.

9 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kid Carpet FE801-44A World Character Nylon Area Rug, 7'6" x 12', Multicolored • Amazon Business $310.99 1 $310.99
Flagship Carpets CE190-22W Fun at School Rug, Explore Health and Wellness As Well As STEAM Subjects, Children's Classroom Educational Carpet, 4' x 6', 48" Length, 72" Width, Multi-Color • Amazon Business $71.99 1 $71.99

Materials cost

$382.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$418.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.89

Total project goal

$492.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$492.61

8 Donors

-$242.00

Donations toward project cost

-$213.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.80

match offer

-$241.79

Match offer toward project cost

-$205.52

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.27

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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