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Ms. Edwards from Edgewood MD is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating a Cozy Classroom Climate

My students need a central place in our classroom to hold class meetings and other meaningful discussions. This carpet will help to create a cozy classroom climate.

  • $635 goal

This project expired on August 6, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you remember loving a colorful classroom when you were in elementary school? Do you have warm memories of working together as a class to cheer each other on? This warm and welcoming environment helps share a child's opinion of school and learning. Help me create a special space in my classroom!

My students are fourth graders in a Maryland Public School.

Our school is located in a low socio-economic community. Children at our school are used to free lunches and hand-me-down clothing. In an effort to help them feel extra special, I try to make our classroom as welcoming and aesthetically pleasing as possible. My students take great pride in our classroom and are inspired to strive for academic excellence.

My Project

This carpet will help to create a central meeting location for our class to gather to discuss what we read or solve problems that arise in our classroom. In a time when school bullying is at an all time high, it is crucial to create this kind of supportive environment.

You have the special opportunity to partner with me to create a memorable community experience for my students.

Thank you for considering making a contribution to this important project!

Ms. Edwards
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 42 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA952 - A Place for Everyone Classroom Carpet for 30 • Lakeshore Learning $469.00 1 $469.00

Materials cost

$469.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$28.14

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.04

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$539.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$95.15

Total project goal

$634.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$634.33

2 Donors

-$634.33

Donations toward project cost

-$539.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$95.15

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$0.00

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