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Ms. Chesley from Arden NC is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Dim Those Lights, We're Trying to Learn in Here!

Help me give my students an environment that stimulates their mind with learning and not bright lights.

  • $198 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My Special Education classroom is full of love, laughter, and learning. My students live life with varying disabilities, but that does not stop them from working hard and overcoming obstacles. Each and every one of my students inspire me on a daily basis.

My students deserve a space that is as bright and cheerful as they are.

A room that inspires them to learn, grow, question and persevere. Students thrive in a space that is safe and sparks their imagination.

My Project

Many of my students have learning difficulties and have a hard time focusing when overhead lights are on. By shading the overhead lights with fire retardant material, I will be able to create an environment that will foster learning.

Bright lights are nice, but not when you are trying to focus and learn.

Creating a warm space will create a safe environment for my students to learn in. Many of my students come to my classroom because it is safe and they are able to be themselves without the pressure of their peers. Please help me make it even safer.

Ms. Chesley
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fluorescent Light Filters (Whisper White) Set Of 4 • AKJ Education $31.49 4 $125.96

Materials cost

$125.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.82

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$167.67

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.59

Total project goal

$197.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$197.26

3 Donors

-$197.26

Donations toward project cost

-$167.67

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.59

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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