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Ms. Upchurch from Charlotte NC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Magic Carpet

Help me give my students a great carpet space to read and learn that is comfortable and inviting!

  • $523 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have not gotten the chance to meet my new little group of 2nd graders yet, but they deserve to have the classroom that will make them soar! It is a Title I school so I want to make the classroom a place where they can come and feel safe and have fun while learning. I cannot wait to meet these great 2nd graders that I am going to have for my 1st year as a teacher!

Learning is the key to the future and these kids deserve the best opportunity to do just that!

My Project

This will be a comfortable space to do read alouds and also gather for different lessons. It is not very comfortable sitting on the hard floor. We will gather to do math lessons and they will be able to come sit on the carpet to move closer to the board if they cannot see from their seats.

I want them to have a very comfortable and inviting place to learn and want to come to school where they feel their classroom is a special place to them.

Having a carpet in the class definitely makes it a more inviting place to learn than just an old tile floor. I know that these kids would be over the moon excited having this in the classroom!

Ms. Upchurch
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TT483 - A Place for Everyone Classroom Carpet for 20 Kids - 8' x 9' • Lakeshore Learning Materials $379.00 1 $379.00

Materials cost

$379.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$29.56

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$444.24

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$78.40

Total project goal

$522.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$522.64

10 Donors

-$348.00

Donations toward project cost

-$296.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.30

match offer

-$173.61

Match offer toward project cost

-$147.57

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.04

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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