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Mrs. Kerstetter from Knoxville TN is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Meaningful Meeting Spaces

My students need a comfortable place to meet as a class. Our Rainforest Rug will brighten our classroom and provide a comfortable place for them to sit and work together.

  • $568 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a great group of 7-8 year olds. We have a healthy mix of boys and girls that are on a variety of different learning levels and abilities.

One of the priorities of a second grade classroom is to learn how to work together in cooperative groups and have opportunities to share and speak in a safe and comfortable environment.

As a teacher I want to provide my students an area where they can communicate and work as a group.

My Project

The colorful rainforest rug will provide a comfortable and fun place for my students to meet throughout our school day. We will use this rug to meet as a class and in small groups. This space will be an area where effective learning and cooperative conversations take place.

My desire is to provide a safe and comfortable area for my students to meet together and establish relationships with one another as well as participate in authentic learning opportunities.

What a delight it would be for each of my students to have a special spot to sit and greet their fellow classmates each morning and during our group times.

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
RAINFOREST LEAFY BORDER 7 FT 6 IN X 12 FT RECTANGLE • School Specialty $321.97 1 $321.97
Rug Pad USA, AG30-812, Anchor Grip 30, Felt & Reinforced Rubber Rug Pad, 3/8" Thick, 8x12-Feet Rectangle • Amazon Business $91.70 1 $91.70

Materials cost

$413.67

Vendor shipping charges

$32.20

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$482.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.07

Total project goal

$567.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$567.15

7 Donors

-$404.73

Donations toward project cost

-$370.98

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.75

match offer

-$130.72

Match offer toward project cost

-$111.11

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.61

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$31.72

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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