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Mrs. Deal from Kannapolis NC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Elevating Engagement With Flexible Seating!

My students need a couch that can be used as a place to sit during independent work and two rugs for support as students work on the floor.

  • $1,189 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a new teacher in a low income/high poverty school district, my students are faced with many challenges inside and outside the classroom. Despite these challenges, my students wake up every day ready to learn and face a new day.

My students are creative, thoughtful, and loving people who need the opportunity to experience things in a fun and engaging way.

With the funding of my project, I hope my students are more engaged and take charge of their learning in my classroom.

My Project

My students need a couch that can be used as a place to sit during independent work and two rugs for support as students work on the floor. Classroom meetings are always held in one place- “the front carpet”. Your donation will go to providing my classroom with a front carpet that is large enough for all of my students to sit on and is comfortable for my students to lay on when working. Your donation will also go towards a couch that will be placed in our “reading corner”. Our reading corner is a special place where my students get lost in their imagination. Having a comfy place to read will improve their engagement and make reading more fun! Giving low income students a warm environment to learn in is investing in their future.

Mrs. Deal
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC864 - Flex-Space Comfy Rectangular Classroom Carpet - 9' x 12' - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $389.00 1 $389.00
LC347GR - Flex-Space Comfy Couch - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $279.00 1 $279.00
LC861 - Flex-Space Comfy Rectangular Classroom Carpet - 6' x 9' - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 1 $229.00

Materials cost

$897.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$69.97

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.46

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,010.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$178.31

Total project goal

$1,188.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,188.74

14 Donors

-$606.87

Donations toward project cost

-$515.84

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$91.03

match offer

-$581.87

Match offer toward project cost

-$494.59

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.28

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$0.00

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