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Mrs. Nicole Lindsey from Cincinnati OH is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating For All!

Help me give my students options for comfortable seating in our new school library with laptop desks and clipboards so that they can sit and work comfortably.

  • $307 goal

This project expired on July 17, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My school is a Montessori school in the Cincinnati area. Students come from all over our large district in order to be in a Montessori school. This is the first year that our school has had a functioning library. My students are utilizing our library on a daily basis for a variety of needs. I want to take it to the next step by adding books, activities, and comfortable seating to further engage my students.

It is my goal that our students see libraries as a lifelong resource, and a place of discovery, and that starts in our school library.

The books, activities, seating and STEM activities are for all ages and interest levels. Getting my students hooked on the library now will leave no limits to their learning.

I have children who are taking pride in their learning. I want to add to their pride and continue by inspiring them to think, question and examine their world.

My Project

My students need seating that is comfortable and useful, portable lapdesks and clipboards offer mobility and another way for students to sit on the floor or in the reading area to work on laptops or write in a comfortable manner.

In the Montessori school, students are self paced, they are led to become independent, and they work where they are comfortable and can remain focused.

This gives them freedom to decide where to work.

I'm working towards making this new school library more of a learning commons where my students can access books, audio books, online lessons and activities the manner that they have become accustomed to in the Montessori way.

Mrs. Nicole Lindsey
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 350 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids The Surf - Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Light Grey (10-Pack) • Amazon Business $199.99 1 $199.99
30 Hardboard Clipboards, Low Profile Clip, Designed for Classroom and Office use, 30 Clipboards • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99

Materials cost

$226.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$260.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$45.95

Total project goal

$306.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$306.33

4 Donors

-$293.83

Donations toward project cost

-$249.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.07

match offer

-$12.50

Match offer toward project cost

-$10.62

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.88

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$0.00

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