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Ms. Sommerhauser from Kansas City MO is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Kindergarteners of the Round Tables

My students need appropriately sized tables for independent and collaborative work.

  • $700 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This classroom is full of highly energized and diverse young students. We have the unique opportunity to attend a school that is located in the heart of downtown Kansas City, which allows the city to be our campus.

Our goal is to prepare and inspire students to build a better tomorrow by providing an academically rigorous education in a creative, collaborative, community-focused environment.

We hope to achieve this goal through blended learning and co-teaching, which promotes problem solving, communication, and teamwork. We also emphasize creativity and student choice so our students have a voice in their learning. We want our students to be scholarly, culturally literate, and service-oriented individuals who will pursue their dreams relentlessly and have a positive impact on their family, their community, and the world.

My Project

The kindergarten team is hoping to create an environment that is appropriate and engaging to our little learners. The furniture in the classroom impacts the climate, flow, and teaching methods we can employ.

Group tables allow students to develop and enhance social skills, communication, and the ability to work effectively in groups; a life skill that is necessary in order to be successful both in school and in life.

These tables will allow us to do all of that and more.

These round and adjustable-height tables utilize the limited space we have in the classroom. Also, by having furniture that was made with the intent of servicing small children, they can feel more comfortable in the learning space.

Ms. Sommerhauser
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Round Adjustable-Height Activity Table (36" Diameter) Maple Top/Black Edge • School Outfitters $96.88 5 $484.40

Materials cost

$484.40

Vendor shipping charges

$72.66

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$594.33

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$104.88

Total project goal

$699.21

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$699.21

8 Donors

-$635.98

Donations toward project cost

-$564.58

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$71.40

match offer

-$35.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$29.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$28.23

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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