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Mrs. Krovetz from Charlottesville VA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating a Bright and Welcoming Classroom

My students need a carpet to sit on for morning meetings and lessons that is bright and inviting, as well as comfy pillows to make reading time more enjoyable around the room!

  • $642 goal

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My Students

Our school is a small neighborhood school serving a diverse community of tightly-knit families. Many students face the challenges brought about from living in poverty. They are resilient, clever, compassionate, and absolutely delightful to work with.

My students are a deeply creative group who are eager to learn and full of dreams for the lives they will lead.

Within my classroom this year, we will focus on building a strong community of learners who support each other as they make mistakes, meet and surpass goals, and become more independent.

I strongly believe that each of my children will do amazing things with their life. It is my role to foster a love of learning, provide a safe space to explore and grow, and learn how to cope with the challenges life throws their way.

My Project

This year I will be new to second grade, and I want to be sure that my students and I have a welcoming space in which to build our classroom community. The room we will be in is in need of some color and softness to make it a more inviting learning location!

I picked a vibrant carpet for our main learning spot - we will gather there to begin each day with a fresh start in our morning meeting, and work together to expand their minds!

In addition, because I want to foster a love of reading, I selected an assortment of bright, soft pillows that students will be able to sit or lie on as they enjoy a book anywhere in the room.

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

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT483 - A Place for Everyone Classroom Carpet for 20 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $379.00 1 $379.00
LC189 - Comfy Pillows - Set of 5 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00

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