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Mrs. Welch from Bloomington IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Math Intervention Classroom Upgrade

Help me give my students a comfortable space to tackle their struggles with math.

  • $695 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a diverse group of 6th-8th graders who struggle significantly with math. These students come to my math intervention classroom each day for an additional layer of individualized, targeted support.

My students are hard-working, motivated young adults who are determined to tackle their struggles in math!

Although it's tough to have a second class period in a content area that is especially difficult, these students persevere. They work each day to build confidence and improve math reasoning skills.

My Project

Studies show that classroom design impacts student engagement. Middle school students are more engaged and better able to focus when they’re in a learning environment that is designed to meet their needs.

Help me transform my math intervention classroom into a comfortable, flexible learning environment for my struggling learners.

I'd like to redesign my classroom with new tables to replace traditional desks, along with a variety of seating options that allow students to move as they learn.

This flexible seating design will allow my students to choose where they will learn best each day. This will also make it easier for students to work in groups, and utilize the math manipulatives during lessons and activities.

Mrs. Welch
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
AmazonBasics Low-Back Computer Task/Desk Chair with Swivel Casters - Black • Amazon Business $49.99 6 $299.94
COSCO Products 34" Square Resin Top Folding Table, Black • Amazon Business $31.10 4 $124.40
Trideer Ball Chair – Exercise Stability Yoga Ball with Base for Home and Office Desk, Ball Seat, Flexible Seating with Ring & Pump, Improves Balance, Back Pain, Core Strength & Posture(Ball with Ring • Amazon Business $33.99 2 $67.98
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 $59.99 1 $59.99

Materials cost

$552.31

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$590.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$104.22

Total project goal

$694.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$694.81

10 Donors

-$444.08

Donations toward project cost

-$388.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.36

Matching donations from our partners

-$237.50

Match offers toward project cost

-$201.88

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.62

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.24

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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Project Activity

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