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Mrs. Goad from Sanford ME is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Roll Out the Blue Carpet

Help me give my students a comfortable rug for our community meeting area, which allows us the ability to collaborate as a group and receive instruction in a common area of our classroom.

  • $323 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our third graders are naturally inquisitive learners who thrive when given the tools they need to be successful.

Our kiddos are developing a love of learning, discovering who they are as readers, writers, and mathematicians.

They are becoming their own people and taking ownership of their own progress.

We have a variety of 8 and 9-year-old learners who come from many different backgrounds. Many of my students experience living within the poverty line. Despite this, our students work their hardest to meet their own educational goals.

My Project

In order to set up our classroom community, it is really important that we have a common meeting area in which students receive directions, instructions and participate in Morning Meeting time. Unfortunately, our amazing school is under construction and will be shut down for a year. We will be moving to a very old building, that has hard linoleum floors, not conducive to students sitting on the floor.

We are in desperate need of a carpeted area to come together as a community.

Being provided this carpet will tremendously help my students have a place to comfortably sit on the floor, which supports focus and attention for many of my students. It will also provide a comfortable alternative seating option during reading and writing time.

Mrs. Goad
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC161 - Comfy Rectangular Classroom Carpet - 6' x 9' - Navy Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 1 $229.00

Materials cost

$229.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.45

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$273.89

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.33

Total project goal

$322.22

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$322.22

9 Donors

-$320.46

Donations toward project cost

-$273.89

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.57

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.76

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$0.00

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