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  • $251 goal

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  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Reader's Seating For Daily 5

My students need comfortable seating on our hard tile floors for reading during the Daily 5 reading block.

My Students

Please help our children get off of the cold hard floors during reading. These guys really need to spread out around the room for independent and partner reading but the floor is very inhospitable. These seats will help reading time be as cozy as it is at home on their parent's couches.

My children are from a typical working neighborhood.

We have great community involvement. These kids are so eager to come to school and learn. They love that they are truly "readers" already in Kindergarten. They deserve the very best in their learning.

My Project

These cushions will make reading a much more pleasurable experience for my children. The floor is tile, which is very cold and hard. There is not enough room for all of them on my carpet when they need to spread out and read. The pillows and cushions help their learning be as comfortable as possible so that they can concentrate on reading rather than on their discomfort.

The Daily 5 is a huge way to make reading and working with words into a much more relevant aspect of the children's day.

They are picking their own "good fit" books which interest them and working on strategies that will make them lifetime learners. These seats will make this part of our day the very best part of the day by giving the children the seating they need to spread out around the room.

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD282BU - The Reading Pillow - Blue • Lakeshore Learning $59.95 1 $59.95
DD282RD - The Reading Pillow - Red • Lakeshore Learning $59.95 1 $59.95
DD370X - Soft Seats - Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning $49.95 1 $49.95

Materials cost

$169.85

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.19

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$212.59

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$37.52

Total project goal

$250.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$250.11

1 Donor

-$125.05

Donations toward project cost

-$106.29

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.76

match offer

-$125.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$106.30

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.76

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 23 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by NEA Foundation and one other donor.

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