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  • $1,374 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Liu
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households
  • 14 donors
  • $0 still needed

Read, Read, Read

Help me give my students plenty of comfortable seating options in the classroom to read, read, read! These flexible seating options let the kids curl up on a kid-sized couch or lounge on the floor seats!

My Students

I teach at school that is a close-knit, supportive, community in a residential neighborhood in an urban city. My students are awesome joyful learners and great explorers. They are a diverse group of children from many different ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. Many of the kids spend the majority of the day at school, going to our After School Program for the afternoon. My students would benefit from some "soft" seating that is also easy to move around so they can find comfortable spaces in the classroom to read, read, read!

My Project

Who doesn't love a good book? And isn't that book even better when you have a comfortable place to read it? Well, the kid-sized couch, armchair, and floor cushions and chairs offer my first-grade students cozy and comfortable places within the classroom to curl up and read, read, read! These different seating options can be moved with ease, allowing the students to choose if they want to read sitting next to a friend or in their own space. They can also choose to sit closer to the windows, under our canopy, or at their tables. The floor seats and cushion give the students the option to lie down, stretch out on their side or back or sit up with back support. Now, who is ready to read, read, read!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA680DC - Flex-Space Cozy Work Space Bundle - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $568.10 1 $568.10
DD370X - Soft Seats - Set of 6 Colors • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 4 $239.96
LC405RG - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $54.99 4 $219.96

Materials cost

$1,028.02

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$94.06

3rd party payment processing fee

$15.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,167.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$206.03

Total project goal

$1,373.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,373.53

13 Donors

-$1,275.01

Donations toward project cost

-$1,086.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$188.25

match offer

-$95.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$80.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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14 donors14 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and 13 other donors.

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