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Mrs. Scialabbo from Sicklerville NJ is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Oh the Places You'll Go In Our Classroom!

My students need a space with comfy seating options in our reading corner so students will feel welcomed to grab a book, a comfortable spot, and emerge in the world of adventures through reading.

  • $488 goal

This project expired on December 19, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Being a teacher is the greatest privilege there is! In September, I will have a fresh group of 16 eager learners. In my classroom, I want children to fall in love with reading. Reading is such an important part of a 1st graders day. Providing them with seating options helps them to engage in their reading. My goal is to be able to provide a unique space for every child in my class. My students come from a variety of cultures and experiences, but one thing will always remain the same--we love learning!

My Project

Developing literacy skills and interests is one of the highlights of 1st grade. My students need a welcoming and comfortable area to read independently or in partnership.

Having a reading corner with a couch and comfy pillows will create an inviting area for my emerging readers to explore the endless possibilities.

My 5th grade classroom had a full size couch in our reading corner with tons of furry pillows and bean bags. It was in this room, on that couch, that I fell in love with reading. It was my favorite part of the day. I want my students to have the same experience.

Mrs. Scialabbo
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC347GR - Flex-Space Comfy Couch - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $279.00 1 $279.00
Shagalicious Bedrest, Turquoise • Amazon Business $24.99 2 $49.98
Brentwood Shagalicious Bedrest, Hot Pink • Amazon Business $24.99 2 $49.98

Materials cost

$378.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$414.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.17

Total project goal

$487.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$487.81

7 Donors

-$305.16

Donations toward project cost

-$274.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.77

Matching donations from our partners

-$165.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$140.25

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

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$0.00

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