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Mrs. Valdez from Los Angeles CA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Library Lounge

Help me give my students two grey accent chairs for our classroom library.

  • $476 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My wonderful sixth, seventh and eighth graders! What can I say about them? Simply put, they are amazing, intelligent, energetic, outgoing and curious human beings who every day, bring a smile to my face.

They live in a low-income high poverty area and they are eager to read, write, and learn!

They attend a school funded through Title I, and many of my students are English Learners. As technology continues to take over a big part of their daily lives, I want to make sure that students are able to create work that they can show-off to parents, staff, and students. I also want to be able to provide a safe, warm, welcoming environment conducive to learning.

My Project

My students need two grey accent chairs for our awesome classroom library. I want to create an inviting library lounge that will motivate students to pick up a book and read. I have many of the books students like to read but I don't have a place where students can simply sit and read a book of their choosing. The two accent chairs will provide a safe, welcoming place to read books. Currently, students sit at their desk when they read a book and have no other seating options. The two chairs will provide a cool comfortable place for students to read a book as well as provide flexible seating options.

Mrs. Valdez
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ravenna Home Ryleigh Rounded Mid-Century Accent Chair, 27.5"W, Charcoal Grey • Amazon Business $169.15 1 $169.15
Ravenna Home Ryleigh Rounded Mid-Century Accent Chair, 27.5"W, Charcoal Grey • Amazon Business $169.15 1 $169.15

Materials cost

$338.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$30.95

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.07

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$404.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.35

Total project goal

$475.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$475.67

4 Donors

-$394.99

Donations toward project cost

-$335.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.24

Matching donations from our partners

-$80.68

Match offers toward project cost

-$68.58

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.10

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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