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Mrs. Hinson from Jacksonville FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Give Me Some Padding

Help me give my students a comfortable place for sitting on the during group time.

  • $232 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a low income school, my students are faced with various challenges on a daily basis. Not only in the classroom but outside school as well. With some students being stressed by what happens away from school, I encourage an environment that makes learning fun.

Each child in my classroom enjoys learning and celebrating their accomplishments.

Even though they come from varied backgrounds they do support each other and learn from each other. They are provided with group work, individual work, partners in order to reach their needs. I so look forward to each year with new students ready to learn.

My Project

By providing a carpet for my students, they will be able to sit on the floor in a comfortable manner. Without the carpet, students would have to sit on an uncomfortable tile floor or not sit on the floor at all. Not sitting on the floor would keep those in the back of the room from seeing the board clearly, if needed to sit closer. The carpet will be used during lessons for those who wish to sit closer to the board. Will also be used for group meetings when we need to be closer together, rather than spread out across the room.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mt. St. Helens Solid Carpet - 6' x 9' Rectangle - Marine Blue • Kaplan Early Learning Company $143.96 1 $143.96
DD349 - Easy-Read Rulers - Set of 30 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$163.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.46

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$196.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$34.66

Total project goal

$231.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$231.07

3 Donors

-$191.07

Donations toward project cost

-$162.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.66

match offer

-$40.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$34.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.00

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$0.00

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