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Mrs. Parrent from Houston TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Organize All the Things!

Help me give my students a better and more organized classroom with storage and bookshelves.

  • $448 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are a prime example of the melting pot that is our country, as they represent over 30 different countries in my three classes! Just like the great variety in our backgrounds my students come to 6th grade with a great variety in their ability to read in dependently. Some of my students are reading by themselves at an 8th grade level while others struggle through 3rd grade passages.

My students are enthusiastic and passionate about their learning, and crave the opportunity to discover new things for themselves.

My Project

These storage and organization items will help my students have a better classroom environment. They will allow my students to have consistent places to turn in materials and work during class. The rolling storage cart will be used as a place for students to turn in work when they are finished during class, and to hold various materials that students need to access at different points in time during class ( glue, colors, scissors ect.) Given the small size of my classroom and my large class size these products will create storage options for student materials as well. The bookshelves will hold textbooks, dictionaries and my classroom library.

With these storage solutions my students will be able to work independently, be less disruptive during independent work time, and allow them more responsibility in keeping our classroom tidy.

The new bookshelves will allow my students to have access to my classroom library. This is a collection of books I have bought through out the years, and students are allowed to choose a book of their own interest, read at their own pace and simply for enjoyment!

Mrs. Parrent
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Darice Rolling Storage Trolley with 15-Tier • Amazon Business $104.77 1 $104.77
ClosetMaid 1290 Cubeicals Organizer, 12-Cube, White • Amazon Business $69.99 1 $69.99
Toshiba Canvio Advance 2TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0, Red (HDTC920XR3AA) • Amazon Business $62.99 1 $62.99
ClosetMaid 420 Cubeicals Organizer, 8-Cube, White • Amazon Business $57.98 1 $57.98
Royexe - Storage Cubes - (Set of 8) Storage Baskets | Features Dual Handles & 10 Label Window Cards | Cube Storage Bins | Foldable Fabric Closet Shelf Organizer | Drawer Organizers and Storage (Blue) • Amazon Business $25.99 1 $25.99
Godery Premium Hanging File Folder Organizer, 10 Pockets, 3 Hangers Cascading Wall Organizer,Perfect for Home Organization, School Pocket Chart, Office Bill Filing. Wall or Over Door Mount • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
KAYOND Anti-shock Silver Aluminium Carry Travel Protective Storage Case Bag for 2.5" Inch Portable External Hard Drive HDD USB 2.0/3.0 (Red) • Amazon Business $10.88 1 $10.88

Materials cost

$345.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$380.77

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.19

Total project goal

$447.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$447.96

1 Donor

-$447.96

Donations toward project cost

-$380.77

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.19

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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