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Mrs. Jalette from Worcester MA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Grab a Seat!

My students need a new rug for us to gather on for whole group instruction and independent reading.

  • $316 goal

This project expired on December 9, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are fantastic! They come from a variety of backgrounds which makes the classroom a very diverse environment. The school is in an urban setting where we have many ELL students. There are over 700 preK-6th grade students at our school. Many of them do not have access to healthy meals, so the school runs a food pantry for students to take food home over the weekend.

These students want to do well, but many lack the tools needed to succeed.

My Project

My students need a large and comfortable rug for the classroom. A lot of the teaching that I do takes place on the rug; a space for everyone to sit comfortably and listen to a book. 6th graders are big! The rug I currently have does not even come close to fitting all of them on it and it is very thin and uncomfortable!

The rug area is also used as a space for students to sit during independent reading time.

It is important for my students to have spaces where they can sit comfortably without sitting at their desks. A large comfy rug would be awesome in the classroom!

Mrs. Jalette
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Unique Loom Solo Solid Shag Collection Modern Plush Jet Black Rectangle (10' x 13') • Amazon Business $234.99 1 $234.99

Materials cost

$234.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$268.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.38

Total project goal

$315.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$315.89

2 Donors

-$315.89

Donations toward project cost

-$268.51

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.38

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$0.00

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