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Mrs. Keller from New Orleans LA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

I'm Dreaming of Natural Birch Shelving

Help me give my students beautiful, efficient shelving to organize their classroom materials.

  • $905 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach Pre-K and Kindergarten students in a unique public Montessori school which recently opened. I marvel at my students' desire for knowledge, they devour learning like it’s cupcakes! They are in the beginning stages of reading and writing. Writing seems to be a calming, creative process for them. In fact, they would write uninterrupted for hours if allowed to.

As you can imagine our start-up school has a lot of needs.

My students and I appreciate any help you extend to our classroom and we thank you in advance.

My Project

Every teacher's dream is to have a classroom that is not only organized but inviting. I am currently teaching in a newly opened public Montessori school and there are many needs, from shelving to learning materials.

It has been a huge challenge to decide what things to purchase from my own pocket (to accentuate student learning) and which to let go.

I am reaching out to see if my classroom can be gifted with beautiful shelving for organization and hands-on learning. My students will benefit by having easy access to learning materials housed neatly in the storage.

While the main goal for school is educating, I think about how efficient the educational process can become when teachers and students have what they need. This kind of shelving can make that happen for my classroom. A classroom that is organized and equipped with materials students can conveniently access puts students one step closer to success.

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

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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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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Wood Designs Tip-Me-Not 30"H Cubby Storage Unit With 25 Translucent Trays, Birch • $645.29 1 $645.29
Freight Desc • $25.00 1 $25.00

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