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Mrs. Crowley from Roanoke VA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Let’s Get Organized!

Help me give my students a clean and organized classroom with these storage and book bins, folders, and more so they can find materials independently.

  • $517 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach special education preschool in a public elementary school. My students are 2-5 years old and have a wide range of abilities. Our school is a Title I school and the majority of my students come from low-income homes. More than half of my students have disabilities, including developmental delays, autism, ADHD, sensory processing disorder and anxiety disorders. Because my students' needs are so diverse, differentiation and a wide range of age-appropriate materials are critical to their success.

Despite all of the challenges they face each day, my students are the sweetest children in the world and they deserve the very best!

I want to provide a quality learning environment and help them develop the essential skills they will need for kindergarten and on. This means addressing all domains of their development: cognitive, physical, social-emotional, adaptive, and communication. Having a variety of materials to address each domain and keep children engaged while learning can be expensive. That is why I need your help!

My Project

Teaching preschool requires a lot of materials. Students in my class range in age and abilities, so we have multiple sets of supplies to meet all of their needs. To keep the room from becoming cluttered and chaotic, we need storage options for organizing. This will help clearly define centers. By adding labels to bins, I will help students learn to clean up after themselves, how to be responsible for materials and to independently engage in activities. Making sure our materials are safely put away each day will also help them last longer. The bright colors of the materials I choose will help create a fun and cheery place for my little learners. Please consider donating to help us stay organized and help my preschoolers learn the importance of taking care of our classroom!

Mrs. Crowley
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
IRIS USA, Inc. 595904 Kbn-3 Kid's Wooden Storage Bench White • Amazon Business $54.99 1 $54.99
TT730X - Neon Heavy-Duty Book Bins - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
TT925X - Neon Help-Yourself Book Bins - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $44.99 1 $44.99
PP574 - Divided Storage Bins - Set of 4 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 2 $39.98
TT769X - Neon Connect & Store Book Bins - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 1 $34.99
EOOUT 24pcs Poly Zip Envelope Files Zipper Folders in 10 Colors, A4 Size • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
IRIS 17 Quart Stacking Drawer, 4 Pack, White • Amazon Business $32.49 1 $32.49
PP307 - Color Me Creative! Supply Caddy • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99
SCT1892 - Bright Bold 4" Punch-Out Letters • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 2 $19.98
Storex Large Book Bin, 14.3 x 5.3 x 7", Teal, Case of 6 (71107U06C) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
TT192BB - Neon Lakeshore Paper Tray - Bright Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 2 $15.98
TT192BP - Neon Lakeshore Paper Tray - Bright Pink • Lakeshore Learning Materials $7.99 2 $15.98
Juvale 12-Pack Classroom Pen and Pencil Basket Trays, Assorted Colors, 10 x 3 x 2.5 Inches • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
STE91256 - Hot Pink Scalloped Border • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 2 $7.98

Materials cost

$403.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.05

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$439.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$77.53

Total project goal

$516.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$516.88

7 Donors

-$292.93

Donations toward project cost

-$268.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.75

match offer

-$201.38

Match offer toward project cost

-$171.17

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.21

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.58

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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