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Ms. Marquez from Chicago IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Effective Listeners Love to Read

My students need floor seat chairs for reading to self-time. They love to listen to read aloud stories and the Califone earbuds would make their reading experience an unforgettable one.

  • $288 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My group of Third graders is extremely motivated and culturally aware of their surroundings. They enjoy read aloud during the whole group and they love to participate. They make connections with the stories and add their twist to the end as they predict a different ending to stories. Their sense of adventure and passion for reading is simply admirable. Reading has enabled them to visualize the stories and be able to integrate their background knowledge. They especially enjoy listening to stories that they can relate to.

My Project

I am requesting Califone Earbuds and floor seats for flexible seating which are great resources for my third graders to have access to during the school day. The main reason why I chose this project is mainly that my students enjoy listening to stories and I want them to have comfortable seating and earbuds to be able to listen to the stories they enjoy the most.

The products such as the Californe Earbuds and the Flex seats will be used during reading to self.

Students will take turns using the flex seating but each child will have a Californe Earbud to use during school or at home for listening to audio books online.

Ms. Marquez
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 29 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CALIFONE EARBUD - ECONOMY WITH 3.5 MM PLUG - E-1 • School Specialty $1.91 29 $55.39
LC405BU - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LC405GR - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LC405RG - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99

Materials cost

$205.36

Vendor shipping charges

$5.54

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$243.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.06

Total project goal

$287.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$287.04

5 Donors

-$239.69

Donations toward project cost

-$203.74

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.95

match offer

-$47.34

Match offer toward project cost

-$40.24

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.10

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$0.00

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