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Mrs. Russo from Austin TX is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Making Reading Fun

My students need a reading tee pee, stacking stools, chair bands, 2 drawer organizers and library pocket cards.

  • $391 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students all qualify for special education due to reading fluency, reading comprehension, basic reading skills and writing. The students are hard working and can often get discouraged when they can't read grade level text.

My students are from low-income families that don't have a lot of resources to help students with supplies and books.

This means they often get discouraged and feel defeated in the classroom, which makes them fall behind even further.

Our school is an amazing school with even more amazing students who deserve the best!

My Project

I would love to incorporate a large tee pee for my students with sensory issues to be given a quiet enclosed but safe reading place. I would also love to have stacking stools for my kids to sit on during small group reteach and small group pullout. My students are often fidgety and I would love to have chair bands for them to have that go at the bottom of the chair for their feet to sit and bounce on. I would also love to have one organizational bin for my students work to go and the other for classroom store prizes.

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Mrs. Russo
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
(NEW!) Large 5 Wall Kids Teepee | Gray Striped 100% Natural Cotton Canvas | Includes Carry Bag, Window and Floor Mat | Hours of Play Pretend Fun by Imagitiva • Amazon Business $99.99 1 $99.99
Norwood Commercial Furniture NOR-1101AC-SO Plastic Stack Stools, 17.75" Height, 11.75" Width, 11.75" Length, Assorted Colors (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $53.82 1 $53.82
Fidgeteez Set of 12 Chair Bands. Helps Improve Focus in the Classroom. Bounce or Stretch the Bands. Works for ADD, ADHD, Autism, and Sensory Needs. Silent and Non-Disruptive. • Amazon Business $23.99 2 $47.98
Seville Classics She16210 15.51-Inch By15.4-Inch by 38.2-Inch 10 Drawer Organizer • Amazon Business $42.29 1 $42.29
Finnhomy 3 Drawer Storage Organizer Utility Rolling Storage Cart with Drawers Multi-Purpose Drawer Studio Trolley • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
Hygloss Products Library Card Pockets - Non-Adhesive, 3.5 x 4.875 in, 10 Assorted Colors, 30 Pockets • Amazon Business $6.76 2 $13.52

Materials cost

$297.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.46

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$332.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.60

Total project goal

$390.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$390.65

5 Donors

-$390.65

Donations toward project cost

-$332.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.60

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$0.00

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