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Ms. Desimone from Staten Island NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Designated Computer Section.

My students need additional seating for classroom activities, This table will be used for our computer area. This will enable each student to have a designated area to work on computer projects.

  • $336 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a special education teacher in a low socioeconomic Title I school, all the students qualify for free breakfast and lunch. My class consists of 13 students. My kids are faced with many challenges in and outside the classroom. They are academically two years below grade level. Many of my students come from single parent homes. Although my kids have varying disabilities (LD, Autism, ED and Mentally Handicapped), they are eager to learn and succeed. I want to provide an atmosphere that is safe, and welcoming. Help me engage and inspire my students by becoming a partner in their learning.

My Project

My students need a computer table that is to be designated the computer center. This will give my students space to complete assigned tasks that require the use of Technology. Located away from other center activities.

We currently have our computers sitting on top of shelf.

Keeping the computers charged has become a challenge since we have only two outlets in the classroom. Wires tend to be in the way and becomes dangerous. Students tripping and falling over the wires is a constant challenge.

Students need a comfortable and safe area away from outlets and wires. A computer center table allows me to charge computers overnight so my students can start the day safe and ready to work.

Ms. Desimone
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TABLE - CS ACTIVITY FLOWER 60 - SPECIFY TOP COLOR - SPECIFY T-MOLD EDGE/UPPER LEG COLOR - SPECIFY TABLE HEIGHT • School Specialty $228.87 1 $228.87
OPTION CLASS - CS ACTIVITY TABLE LAMINATE TOP COLOR OPTION • School Specialty $0.00 1 $0.00
BANNISTER OAK (PP) - CLASSROOM SELECT • School Specialty $0.00 1 $0.00
OPTION CLASS - CS ACTIVITY TABLE ADJUSTABLE HEIGHT OPTION • School Specialty $0.00 1 $0.00
22-30 ADJ LEG • School Specialty $0.00 1 $0.00

Materials cost

$228.87

Vendor shipping charges

$22.89

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.43

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$285.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.33

Total project goal

$335.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$335.52

4 Donors

-$313.75

Donations toward project cost

-$268.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.56

match offer

-$20.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$17.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.77

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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