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Mrs. Cantu from San Antonio TX is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading is an Adventure in Our Wanderlust Classroom!

Help me give my students the opportunity to enjoy an engaging learning environment. The children will be so excited to read in their teepee tent with stars, (star lights), shining above from our 'classroom sky".

  • $172 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a teacher in a low income, high poverty school district. My students come to school, often, not ready to learn. The students assume few regulatory skills, hence having multiple outbursts which interfere with learning.

Many are not fed properly, function with inadequate sleep and are exposed to life situations which their minds are not able to process.

These living conditions lead the way for many adverse behaviors in the classroom. I believe that these adverse behaviors could be regulated if students were given the opportunity to simply identify and work in accordance of their learning styles.

My Project

This year our classroom theme is to engage lifelong learners in Wanderlust! What could be better than exploring the world around us?

Then, while traveling on our learning adventure, taking a break to camp out in our teepee under the stars.

This reading nook of exploration will definitely be a classroom favorite!

Research says that when learning is fun, learning sticks! Through classroom transformation, even the most mundane subject matter will seem appealing to students.

Please help me to transform my classroom, to be that wild card, which creates magic and gives my students the curiosity to become everything they dream and more!

Mrs. Cantu
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Teepee Tent for Kids | White Kids Teepee Tent | Tipi Tents Indoor Outdoor | Play Tent Foldable 7 Feet Tall - 5 Poles | Customizable Cotton Blend Tent | Large Childrens Teepee Tents Girls and Boys Kids • Amazon Business $85.45 1 $85.45
Lyhope Star String Lights, Low Voltage Twinkle Star Fairy Christmas Lights 100 LED 42.8ft Waterproof 29V UL Certified Adapter for Indoor & Outdoor, Party, Wedding and Holiday Decorations (Warm White) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99

Materials cost

$102.44

Vendor shipping charges

$11.98

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$145.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.76

Total project goal

$171.72

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$171.72

3 Donors

-$164.71

Donations toward project cost

-$145.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.01

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$0.00

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