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Ms. Connolly from Dorchester MA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Organization for Flexible Seating

My students need cube storage shelves for an organized place to put all of their belongings.

  • $390 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a vibrant bunch. Every morning they come to school enthusiastic about learning. They get excited to see each other, work together, and be successful.

The best part about my class is that they are all the best of friends.

They would do anything for one another. Whether it is helping with spelling a word, a math problem, or a friend problem, each and every one will always have each other's back. If someone gets teased, they problem solve together to make sure it doesn't happen again. Their willingness to accept each other and to always be friendly is inspiring.

My Project

Recently, we have made a big switch in our classroom! We are moving from standard seating with desks and chairs to flexible seating with stability balls, wobble stools, and other fun seating options! We are also moving from desks to tables for a more collaborative environment!

Since we are getting rid of the desks, we need storage for all our folders, notebooks, and supplies!

The storage cubes will allow us to keep our belongings organized! A neat classroom is the best place for students to be successful! Teaching them to be organized now will definitely benefit them later in life.

Ms. Connolly
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ClosetMaid 1109 Decorative Storage 6 Cube Organizer, White • Amazon Business $74.13 4 $296.52

Materials cost

$296.52

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.45

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$330.97

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.41

Total project goal

$389.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$389.38

4 Donors

-$376.14

Donations toward project cost

-$330.97

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.17

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$13.24

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$0.00

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