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Mrs. Hennessey from San Jose CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating an Inviting Classroom!

My students need book bins, colorful wallpaper, a rug, calendar, and decorations to create an inviting space for students.

  • $570 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

The students in my classroom are eager to learn, passionate, and hard-working. They are an extension of my family; they inspire me every single day.

My classroom is a space where all my students feel welcomed, engaged, and inspired to do their very best work.

I have worked very hard over the years to help make my classroom space a place where my students want to come to school every day. I have giants walls that need some color, borders, and decorations that are pleasing to the eyes and draws in your attention.

My Project

I would like to transform my classroom to a space that my students and I want to hang out in all day. We spend 6 hours a day in our classroom, having new decorations and organizational tools will help us feel more comfortable and relaxed.

The classroom is our home, I want it to feel like home by creating a space that is visually appealing, engaging, and inviting for students.

The wallpaper, paper fans, and bulletin borders will help create visually appealing boards that can display student work and anchor charts. The rug creates a community space for us to gather in the morning and during lessons. The books bins will help my students organize their materials creating a space for each student. It is important to me that my classroom is a place my kids actually want to be and hang out in throughout the day, these materials can help me achieve this goal.

Mrs. Hennessey
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 32 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Unique Loom Solid Shag Collection Lilac 6 x 9 Area Rug (6' x 9') • Amazon Business $110.99 1 $110.99
Book Boxes - 5 pack • Really Good Stuff $14.99 6 $89.94
Fadeless Designs Bulletin Board Art Paper, 4-Feet by 50-Feet, Weathered Wood (56515) • Amazon Business $17.59 3 $52.77
Pacon PAC57195 Fadeless Paper Roll, 48" x 50', Teal • Amazon Business $15.99 2 $31.98
Mermaid Baby Shower Decorations Aqua Blue Teal Purple Tissue Paper Fan/Summer Party/Beach Party/Tropical Party/Under the Sea Party Tissue Paper Pom Pom Flower /Mermaid Party Birthday Decorations • Amazon Business $14.89 2 $29.78
Magnetic Dry Erase Refrigerator Calendar - 17" x 11" - Large Reusable Monthly Chalkboard - Meal Cooking Conversion Chart & To Do Grocery List - 2018 Kitchen Gift Set - Best Supplies For Smart Planners • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Hanging Honeycomb Tissue Fan, White, Set of 3 (13 inch, 18 inch, 21 inch) • Amazon Business $10.89 2 $21.78
Liquid Chalk Markers by VersaChalk - Non Toxic Wet Erase Chalkboard Window Glass Pens (Fine Neon Colors Set) • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Carson-Dellosa Black Border (108214) • Amazon Business $4.89 2 $9.78
Carson Dellosa White Scalloped Borders (108275) • Amazon Business $4.87 2 $9.74
Carson-Dellosa Teal Border (108211) • Amazon Business $5.40 1 $5.40

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