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Mrs. Luckhardt from Pittsburgh PA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading is Fun

Help me give my students a comfortable reading area with the bean bag chairs and the rug in our classroom. This area will create a reader friendly environment so that my reluctant readers are encouraged to enjoy reading.

  • $548 goal

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My Students

My students are amazing kids with so many interests and talents and unique gifts. They struggle with reading and writing. I get the opportunity to work with them daily to build their confidence as readers and writers. My students struggle with reading and often are not interested in reading. I have 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students who are reading below grade level. It is my job to help them develop a love for reading and the confidence to read in their classrooms.

In my classroom, we focus on small group reading instruction and we focus on building stronger readers.

Many of my students have gaps in their literacy skills. My goal as a middle school reading specialist is to fill in these gaps and to send them to high school as stronger readers and writers and also as more confident students in all subjects. As the reading specialist, I have the ability to do this. My role as their teacher is a powerful one. My students need an extra confidence boost when it comes to reading, I am able to help them achieve this.

My Project

Thank you for taking the time to read this. We are requesting bean bag chairs and the rug for our classroom. These materials will change the entire feel of my reading room. The materials will create the environment I have been wanting for my readers.

The bean bag chairs will provide the perfect cozy place for my students to engage in high interest reads and feel comfortable as they read and get lost in their books.

The rug will add to the feeling I am longing to create for my readers. I know having these materials will encourage more active reading in my classroom. Thank you for considering.

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CHILDCRAFT BASKETWEAVE 6 FT X 9 FT RECTANGLE - SPECIFY COLOR • School Specialty $228.87 1 $228.87
HIGHBACK BEANBAG CHAIR ADULT SIZE - SELECT COLOR • School Specialty $53.87 3 $161.61

Materials cost

$390.48

Vendor shipping charges

$39.05

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.86

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$465.39

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.13

Total project goal

$547.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$547.52

1 Donor

-$547.52

Donations toward project cost

-$465.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$82.13

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$0.00

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