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Ms. Tran from El Monte CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Maintaining a Cozy and Clean Learning Environment in Preschool!

My students need a sofa and essential supplies to maintain a cozy and clean preschool learning environment!

  • $339 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are bright preschoolers and kindergartners with special needs. They are three to five years old with various disabilities including Autism, Cerebral Palsy, and speech/language delays.

My students are from low-income families and almost all are English language learners.

Some have just arrived in the United States from Mexico with parents who do not speak English. Despite the many challenges they face, they come ready each day to learn and play with the most positive attitudes.

It has been a true blessing to watch my students learn and grow. Their determination and eagerness to learn are what fuels me. These young scholars amaze me every single day with their big hearts! A day in our classroom consists of enthusiasm, energy, and excitement. Every accomplishment, big or small, is celebrated!

My Project

As an early childhood educator, I will always try my best to provide plenty of opportunities and resources to enrich my students’ experience in school. Our classroom has various play areas for children to independently explore during free play. We have a library area with a rug and shelf of books. This area is not frequented often and I want to change that. I would love to have a comfortable sofa for my students to foster their love of books together. It would make this space more inviting and appealing for students to share ideas, stories, and their favorite books!

In addition to providing a comfortable and nurturing environment for my students to learn, we work hard to keep our classroom healthy.

Teaching preschoolers with specials needs, we encounter soiled diapers, runny noses, and dirty hands daily. Our priority is to always keep students safe and clean. We need trash bags and tissues to eliminate germs. By keeping my classroom germ-free, my students will have less absences and be in school ready to learn!

Thank you so much for your support in bringing this project to life for us!

Ms. Tran
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 14 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF683BU - Easy-Clean Comfy Couch - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
Inteplast Group THW1VAL "Thank You" Handled T-Shirt Bags, 11 1/2 x 21, Polyethylene, White (Case of 900) • Amazon Business $19.95 1 $19.95
Kleenex Ultra Soft Facial Tissues 130 Count (Pack of 8), Disposable Facial Tissues, Gentle and Durable, 3-Ply Thickness, Designs May Vary • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99

Materials cost

$232.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$21.31

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$287.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.78

Total project goal

$338.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$338.52

6 Donors

-$168.64

Donations toward project cost

-$144.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.25

match offer

-$168.65

Match offer toward project cost

-$143.35

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.30

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.23

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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