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Ms. Desimone from Staten Island NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Organization Is Essential To Be SuccessFul

My students need seat sacks to help keep their supplies organized.

  • $181 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a special education teacher in a low socioeconomic Title I school, all the students qualify for free breakfast and lunch. My class consists of 13 students. My kids are faced with many challenges in and outside the classroom. They are academically two years below grade level. Many of my students come from single parent homes. Although my kids have varying disabilities (LD, Autism, ED and Mentally Handicapped), they are eager to learn and succeed. I want to provide an atmosphere that is safe, and welcoming. Help me engage and inspire my students by becoming a partner in their learning.

My Project

My classroom consists of tables instead of traditional desks. There is limited space for my students to organize their books and supplies.

Having seat sacks will provide additional storage for my students to keep their books and supplies organized and close.

It's essential for supplies to be close and neat since special needs children have difficulty transitioning. I cannot count the number of times throughout the day I hear, "I can't find my book" Having their books directly behind their seats will save time and limit movement. Help keep my students organized which in turn will help them to be more efficient. Thank You!!!!

Ms. Desimone
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
JJ110X - Regular At-Your-Seat Storage Sack - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $99.50 1 $99.50
JJ110 - Regular At-Your-Seat Storage Sack • Lakeshore Learning Materials $10.99 2 $21.98

Materials cost

$121.48

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$153.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.05

Total project goal

$180.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$180.35

2 Donors

-$162.30

Donations toward project cost

-$153.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$18.05

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$0.00

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