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Ms. Green from Sacramento CA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help! I Have Rug for 20, Need One for 31 First Graders!

My students need a carpet to sit on when we do floor work. These individual square rugs really help first graders to stay in there space. We also need construction paper.

  • $175 goal

This project expired on September 24, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have gone from having 20 students to 31. I have a carpet for 20, but now need one for 31. We do calender, read mini books, and do most of my teaching with the kids close by on the carpet. I really need another carpet and construction paper.

I teach at a K-6 grade elementary.

The school is located in an inner-city neighborhood. We are a title 1 school where all children receive free breakfast and lunch. 3/4 of the children are bilingual. Many of my students parents also attended the same school.

My Project

I am requesting a carpet on the floor for teaching and for management. The carpet has spaces for each child to sit in. We do so much on the floor so a carpet really helps. I also am requesting construction paper for the many art projects we do throughout the year to promote literacy.

Because I have one carpet for 20 students it will be difficult for the other 13 students sitting on the floor.

I can see arguments to way they don't get to sit on the colorful nice carpet.

Ms. Green
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 31 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HH758 - Learn Your Numbers Activity Carpet • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.00 1 $99.00
9" x 12" Construction Paper - White (50 sheets) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $0.84 1 $0.84
9" x 12" Construction Paper - Blue (50 sheets) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $0.84 1 $0.84
9" x 12" Construction Paper - Green (50 sheets) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $0.84 1 $0.84
9" x 12" Construction Paper - Pink (50 sheets) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $0.84 1 $0.84

Materials cost

$102.36

Vendor shipping charges

$5.00

State sales tax

$9.37

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$148.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.17

Total project goal

$174.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$174.44

2 Donors

-$174.44

Donations toward project cost

-$148.27

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.17

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$0.00

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