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Ms. Molina-Ortiz from Long Island City NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Reading on a Comfy Couch!

My students need a comfy couch to motivate them to sustain focus while reading.

  • $369 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a second grade, special education teacher working in a self-contained class setting. My students are very sweet and enjoy coming to school every day. My students come to school every day ready to learn!

For most of my children and many children in my school, school is very important for them because it is the only stable place for them.

Most of my children come to school, then go to an after school program, then go to a babysitter's house before they go home to their parents.

My Project

I am building a warm and fun environment for my students in my classroom. My students have very low stamina and focusing skills when it comes to reading. My students enjoy reading on the carpet while laying down but I believe having them sit on a comfy couch will remove them from being on the floor and having them build stamina and focusing skills while sitting. Having them read on a comfortable couch should increase their stamina and focusing skills while sitting so when they do sit in their chairs, they are able to transfer those skills. Creating a warm and fun environment increases students' learning.

Ms. Molina-Ortiz
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 12 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC347BU - Flex-Space Comfy Couch - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $279.00 1 $279.00

Materials cost

$279.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$313.18

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.27

Total project goal

$368.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$368.45

2 Donors

-$368.45

Donations toward project cost

-$313.18

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.27

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$0.00

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