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Ms. Peterson from Long Lake MN is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Quiet Space for Big Learning

My students need an alternative environment for learning! My students benefit from having options in where to sit and do their learning, take quiet breaks, and escape the busy classroom in my quiet learning corner!

  • $1,690 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are bright, compassionate wonderful humans who have a lot to offer. My students have many strengths, but all have a variety of disabilities that make learning, social communication, emotional regulation, and getting through the day more difficult than typical learners. Each student has their own individualized plan to help support and use their strengths in growing and increasing their skills in areas that are more challenging for them! All my students are working toward goals to increase their skill levels in their areas of weakness!

My Project

Having a quiet space to do work, take breaks, and calm down with a variety of seating options will maximize my students learning potential. Students with unique learning needs benefit from having a variety of ways to sit, move, and relax their minds while being asked to perform learning tasks. Flexible seating options and a place in the building to unwind can be the difference between success and a very difficult day for many of my students. Students accomplish more and grow when they are given the choice to realize how their mind learns best, and providing the right learning environment is the first step in providing them that critical skill.

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This project will reach 15 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
JJ166 - Classic Birch 20-Cubby Storage Unit • Lakeshore Learning Materials $379.00 1 $379.00
LC560X - Giant Comfy Pillows - Set of 4 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $269.00 1 $269.00
LC405BU - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 3 $149.97
LC574BU - Flex-Space Jumbo Beanbag Seat - 41" - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
LC574RG - Flex-Space Jumbo Beanbag Seat - 41" - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
LC574GR - Flex-Space Jumbo Beanbag Seat - 41" - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $149.00 1 $149.00
GG735 - Let’s Get Moving! Activity Mats • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LC511RG - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98
LC511GR - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98
LC511BU - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98

Materials cost

$1,384.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$20.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,435.67

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$253.35

Total project goal

$1,689.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,689.02

1 Donor

-$1,689.02

Donations toward project cost

-$1,435.67

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$253.35

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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