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Mrs. Bechtold from Philadelphia PA is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Lea Learners

My students need tables and reader recorder for guided reading, comprehension and math interventions, along with chairs.

  • $1,091 goal

This project expired on August 22, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We need tables to learn on!!! Please help us obtain a guided reading table and an active learning table to use while administering math and reading interventions.

My students are some of the most caring, actively involved young adults.

Our classroom consists of a mixture of grades 3-5. These students are a part of the learning support special education program that receive additional supports in the areas of reading, writing, and math. They are all learning capable students in spite of each of their disabilities which range from ADHD to autism. They realize the importance of reading and writing and deserve the best supplies and resources that we have to offer.

My Project

Our classroom is in desperate need of updating. We are in dire need of active and guided reading tables along with chairs and a reading recorder. My students would be utilizing the two tables during reading and math interventions. Instruction would be much smoother and more student orientated with the help and assistance of new classroom furniture . The tables would also help during independent work and small group testing. The reader recorder is for my students with processing and retention disorders. The chairs we are requesting are for our reading center and would help to make our room more welcoming. The students need a reading and learning space that supports their learning and supports their learning styles.

Your donations will help us to adequately improve the look and feel of our classroom.

We currently are making do with wobbly, old chairs and desks. Any and all donations are greatly appreciated.

Mrs. Bechtold
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
A Series Collaboration Station Light Oak • Nasco $269.95 1 $269.95
Adjustable Height Colored Activity Kidney Table Blue • Nasco $194.95 1 $194.95
CanDo Metal Ball Chair • Nasco $116.95 1 $116.95
Nascos Silly Sensory Set • Nasco $33.95 1 $33.95
JumboSize Highback Beanbag Chair Purple • Nasco $62.95 2 $125.90
AnyBook Reader with PC Software • Nasco $62.95 1 $62.95

Materials cost

$804.65

Vendor shipping charges

$80.46

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$12.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$927.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$163.62

Total project goal

$1,090.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,090.80

6 Donors

-$750.00

Donations toward project cost

-$669.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$81.00

Matching donations from our partners

-$303.74

Match offers toward project cost

-$258.18

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.56

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$37.06

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$0.00

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

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