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Ms. M. from Huron CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Innovation in the Classroom: The Sequel

My students need three more classroom tables and stools to go with the tables.

  • $1,310 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in a high poverty, farming community, have multiple siblings and are English Language Learners.

If supplies are needed, the local Dollar Store is the one place with anything for the entire town.

It is a blessing if my students enter class with a sharpened pencil, eraser, and paper from day to day.

Despite uncontrollable financial woes, my students are still my children. They are eager, excited learners, and I want to facilitate their learning to the best of my ability.

My Project

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

We are still in need of three more tables and stools in order to accommodate a full classroom.

The requested tables will replace the old, worn, mismatched desks we currently have. These tables will provide my students with a better setting so they can learn how groups function productively. Students will be able to contribute to the group interaction, support each other, and deliver good work. Providing my students with these tables and stools will enable them to work in groups. They will be more productive, creative, and motivated than individuals on their own.

Ms. M.
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Norwood Commercial Furniture Adjustable-Height Rectangle Activity Table, 72" W x 30" D, Oak/Black, NOR-RCE3072C-OKBK • Amazon Business $182.36 3 $547.08
Norwood Commercial Furniture NOR-STOOLBB-SO Plastic Stack Stools, 17 3/4" Height, 11 3/4" Wide, 11 3/4" Length, Black Legs (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $53.99 8 $431.92

Materials cost

$979.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$89.58

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,113.26

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$196.46

Total project goal

$1,309.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,309.72

1 Donor

-$1,309.72

Donations toward project cost

-$1,113.26

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$196.46

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$0.00

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