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Mrs. Castillo from Weimar TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Contain Our Excitement!

My students need separate cubbies to store their math/literacy manipulatives and their project based masterpieces!

  • $206 goal

This project expired on August 5, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you know what makes our school the best place in the world? Other than the rock star teachers and creative little learners, it's the community that surrounds us. It's our classroom community, our school community and our small little community where we all live and support each other. My students come to school excited to learn about and explore their world every day! Our school is the only elementary school in our small town, so we really are a tight-knit family. That means if they need something, we work for it. If they make a mistake, they learn and grow from it. And if we can make our learning more meaningful and fun, we do it! Our students come to school excited to learn about and explore their world every day! However, back in August, many of our students and staff were exposed to a world they've never seen. Our community slowly began to disappear under water. Hurricane Harvey impacted many of our lives, but you wouldn't know the loss by my kiddos’ bright and shining faces you see each day, or the perseverance they show, or the kindness and friendship they pour from their hearts!

My Project

My little learners need a defined space to access their math and literacy manipulatives. I have worked very hard to teach my students the importance of keeping their work spaces organized to eliminate their frustrations of searching for misplaced papers, or wrinkled projects. My class has really taken a sense of pride and gained so much independence in our classroom by having their very own space to be responsible for; however, their cute little stacks are turning into piles. They really could use separate cubbies - a set to hold their manipulatives (learning tools such as counting cubes, number/shape makers, and sight word builders), and a set to hold their project-based work.

Mrs. Castillo
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 60 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
KIT RTA CUBBY RACK 12 TRAY DOWEL WITH 12 CLEAR TRAYS • School Specialty $129.47 1 $129.47

Materials cost

$129.47

Vendor shipping charges

$12.95

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$174.36

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.77

Total project goal

$205.13

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$205.13

1 Donor

-$102.56

Donations toward project cost

-$87.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.38

match offer

-$102.56

Match offer toward project cost

-$87.18

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.38

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$0.00

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