You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.


Mrs. Sawyer from Springfield MA is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Live, Love, Read

Help me give my students room dividers, a listening center, privacy partitions, and flexibility of seating while maintaining academic demand.

  • $1,016 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students exhibit severe and pervasive emotional and behavioral disabilities which affect overall psychological and academic functioning over a long period of time. Our students love to learn and are thrilled with any new additions that are brought to the classroom. They feel like our environment is their 2nd home. With nearly all of the students coming from low-income households, they are appreciative of everything they get. The smile on their faces is worth a million dollars!

The students in the Social Emotional Behavioral Supports Program (SEBS) consistently demonstrate social emotional behavioral and psychological functioning that impedes academic progress.

My Project

It is imperative that the environment in which children receive their education is as conducive to learning as it can be. However, this is not always as easy as it should be, as the diverse needs of children, as well as the demands made on teachers, sometimes makes it very hard to adapt a classroom to suit differing educational needs.

Flexible seating encourages students to find their best spot to stay calm, focused and productive.

The supplies requested will assist our students in becoming successful scholars. Making sure students are comfortable and away from distraction is an essential component in motivating them.

I have noticed amazing differences in my students when they are given a choice in their seating. The dividers will allow my students to stay focused. These handy privacy screens are very easy to move so they can be used to effectively partition a classroom in a matter of minutes.

It is imperative that the environment in which children receive their education is as conducive to learning as it can be. The listening center will enhance our students' love of reading while improving their vocabulary and fluency.

Read More
Mrs. Sawyer
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Sawyer is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC634GR - Easy-Clean Room Divider - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $159.00 2 $318.00
FF290 - Best-Buy Listening Center • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 1 $229.00
LC573BU - Flex-Space Big Beanbag Seat - Blue (30") • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 2 $159.98
CB783 - Listen, Read & Rhyme with Dr. Seuss • Lakeshore Learning Materials $43.50 1 $43.50
FF289 - Best-Buy Storage Center Only • Lakeshore Learning Materials $39.99 1 $39.99
JJ635 - See-Me Privacy Partitions - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 1 $29.99

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


1 Donor


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Springfield","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[1511126],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"MA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":4707946,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":12,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Sawyer","authorIds":{"1511126":{"owner":"Mrs. Sawyer","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4707946],"proposalHash":"-1997533342","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":false,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":245033,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":1511126,"schoolCounty":"Hampden","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"MA","name":"Massachusetts"}}