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Ms. Waiflein from Aberdeen SD is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Pineapple Classroom Decor!

My students need a FUN and EXCITING environment in their classroom! Having a theme allows the students to stay active in the classroom and enjoy each day with consistency!

  • $244 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are very active and really like to be moving, and sometimes just can't sit still, but are still listening. They are giving the opportunity to sit in different styles of chairs to mix it up and to allow them some different ways to be comfortable and move around in the room. I have 4 students in my classroom that like to stand instead of sit all day, which is fine with me! We are busy in 2nd grade! I want to give my students a fun and positive environment. From decorations, to activities to work spaces. I am always trying new things.

My Project

Choosing a fun classroom theme will make the students excited to come to class everyday! Having a theme makes it more exciting and allows for us to do a lot of things in the classroom! Students will all feel connected, we will have charts that all match & last all year long. Having a theme in the classroom gives the students a chance to feel like a family at school! I chose to have decorative pillows for the many flexible seating options in the classroom. A new fun and bright calendar center to go along with our theme and morning meetings. I've also included fun name tags for the students to get them into the theme and spirit of a FUN pineapple classroom.

Ms. Waiflein
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EDCMaker Large Soft Bean Bag Chair Cover, Portable Toys Bag, Convenient Storage Blankets, Pillows&Toys, Lovely Pineapple Pattern Available for Boys And Girls - 48" • Amazon Business $35.99 1 $35.99
Uther 4-Pack Beautiful Fashionable Design Square Decorative Throw Pillow Case Cushion Cover Pineapple Pattern (Set of 4) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Mustard Pen Holder Pot - Pink Seriously Tropical • Amazon Business $15.00 1 $15.00
Summer Party Pack of 8 Kit Paper Fans Pineapple Balls and Flamingos Banner Garland Tropical Hawaiian Luau Beach Decoration • Amazon Business $14.29 1 $14.29
Teacher Created Resources (2685) Tropical Punch Calendar Bulletin Board • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Tropical Punch Classroom Essentials Chart Pack • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Teacher Created Resources Tropical Punch Name Plates • Amazon Business $10.01 1 $10.01
Teacher Created Resources 2157 Tropical Punch Pineapples Straight Border Trim • Amazon Business $9.67 1 $9.67
Teacher Created Resources 2658 Tropical Punch Straight Border Trim • Amazon Business $9.14 1 $9.14
Geartist GOO5 Folding Storage Organizer Ottoman Stool, Cute 3D Creative Fruit Velvet Children Toy Storage Box, Footstool Seat (Kiwi) • Amazon Business $8.99 1 $8.99
Teaching Tree Paper Shaped Decor Sheets - Pineapple - 36 Count • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
4TH Emotion Good Vibes Only Pineapples Throw Pillow Cover Summer Beach Decor Cushion Case Decorative for Sofa Couch 18" x 18" Inch Cotton Linen • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Teacher Created Resources 2659 Tropical Punch Welcome Banner • Amazon Business $5.19 1 $5.19

Materials cost

$165.23

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.09

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$206.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$36.49

Total project goal

$243.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$243.29

1 Donor

-$227.80

Donations toward project cost

-$206.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.49

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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