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Mrs. Botelho from Hilo HI is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Markers, Flexible Seating, and More!

Help me give my students a lifetime picnic table perfect for flexible seating, numbered carpet spots for lining up and learning numbers, and dry erase markers for learning how to write sentences.

  • $165 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As teachers in a public school, we are forced to make what we have work for our students. Our classroom is special because we are a inclusion kindergarten classroom. An inclusive classroom is a general education classroom in which students with and without disabilities learn together!

Our classroom is special because each student is unique.

This allows students from different backgrounds to come together to collaborate and share their bright ideas! Everyday my students come into my classroom eager to learn and share their ideas with their friends. We follow our school’s mission, preparing our students for today and tomorrow by providing strong academic and emotional foundations.

My Project

My students are learners that love to move around and explore different learning opportunities. Having a flexible picnic table in the classroom would be perfect for collaborative conversations, working together and finding a perfect spot for learning. I love this table because it can also fold up and be stored away if we need carpet space. The floor stars with numbers will be used for the students to line up and recognize numbers on the go. Lining up is a huge part of kindergarten, we use lining up to go to recess, lunch, and be dismissed from the classroom.

My students love writing with dry erase markers, we go through these markers very fast.

Having a fresh new pack would make them excited to use the markers without having to worry about ink running low.

Mrs. Botelho
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Lifetime 60239 Kid's Picnic Table, White • Amazon Business $69.99 1 $69.99
Really Good Stuff Number Carpet Mark-Its – Star-Shaped 5”x5” Yellow Carpet Spots – Numbers 0-25 – Assign Floor Seating, Play Games – Durable with No-Slide Back, Sticks to Most Carpets, Set of 26 • Amazon Business $27.11 1 $27.11
AmazonBasics Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers - Chisel Tip - 12 Pack (Black) • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$104.09

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$4.58

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$140.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.75

Total project goal

$164.98

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$164.98

3 Donors

-$114.98

Donations toward project cost

-$97.73

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.25

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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