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Mrs. Atwood from Floral Park NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Organization Is Key!

Help me give my students some basic organizational skills! Keeping track of our toys and materials are a must!

  • $694 goal

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My Students

My kindergarten students come to school every day eager and ready to learn. The littlest thing taught to them makes them so happy and they love to share their ideas and creativity with me the minute they walk through the classroom doors.

My students benefit from learning through all types of teaching whether it be worksheets, hands on manipulatives, or projects, their little minds are always ready to explore and learn.

Whether it is learning about letters or number, animals or stories, my students enjoy it all. At home, these children don't get the experiences they get at school, so when they are allowed to explore and learn, they are very grateful and appreciative.

My Project

Organization,organization,organization! Kindergarten is full of hands on learning products. However, the more products we receive, the less space we have. I have been using old baskets from previous years to try to keep things organized, but 5 and 6 year olds are not the best at keeping all the little pieces together. Then they complain they are missing pieces and they can’t play with the games/toys. By using baskets and storage bins, it will be much easier to keep track of everything and much easier to stack and store in different areas of the classroom. Bins with lids would be essential!

Mrs. Atwood
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Storex 7"H x 9.2"W Plastic Double XL Wide Book Bins, Assorted Colors, 6/CT • Staples Advantage $32.76 5 $163.80
Storex 5.1"H x 7.8"W Plastic Small Cubby Bin, Assorted Colors, 5/CT • Staples Advantage $25.60 5 $128.00
Staples Durable Store-n-Slide 61 Qt. Latch Lid Storage Tote, Clear (170282) • Staples Advantage $19.99 5 $99.95
Staples Plastic File Box, Letter/Legal Size, Clear (140050) • Staples Advantage $12.99 7 $90.93
Bella Storage Solutions 5.5 Qt. Latch Lid Storage Bin, Clear (601328) • Staples Advantage $2.79 10 $27.90
Bella Storage Solutions Snap Lid Shoe Box; 6qt., Clear with Blue Tint Lid • Staples Advantage $2.09 10 $20.90
OIC Achieva Supply Baskets, 5" x 6" • Staples Advantage $6.49 3 $19.47

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