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Ms. Salce from Franklin TN is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading in Comfort

Help me give my students 2 Branching Out rugs, and 2 sets of textured pillows, which will provide them with a comfortable space for reading.

  • $405 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Do you have a favorite place where you love to read? Isn't it amazing to be surrounded by comfort, and diving into your favorite book? My students are beginning readers, and instilling a love of reading is crucial at this stage of their development.

My students are eager readers and enthusiastic learners.

My students are first graders and come from a variety of backgrounds, including students whose second language is English. Having a comfortable space for them to read in is essential for them to build stamina as independent readers.

My Project

It is important to instill a love of reading in children, and first grade is a crucial age for that. First graders are beginning readers, and their attitudes about reading that they develop now will carry on with them throughout their school career and beyond. I want my students to love to read and to be excited about reading time.

My students need comfortable areas to enjoy their books.

I need two rugs and two sets of pillows to provide them with this space. My students will want to read for longer periods of time, if they have a comfortable space in which to read. Showing my students that I value their reading time, by providing them with these materials, will let them know how important their passion for reading is to me.

Ms. Salce
Grades PreK-2

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Branching Out Carpet 4' x 6' - Blue • Kaplan Early Learning Company $127.46 1 $127.46
Branching Out Carpet 4' x 6' - Green • Kaplan Early Learning Company $127.46 1 $127.46
Textured Pillows (Set of 4) • Kaplan Early Learning Company $27.16 2 $54.32

Materials cost

$309.24

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.64

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$343.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$60.68

Total project goal

$404.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$404.56

2 Donors

-$404.56

Donations toward project cost

-$343.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.68

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$0.00

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