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Ms. Chandra from Walker LA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Rugs! Rugs! Rugs!

Help me give my students new rugs for learning centers. These rugs will be used to replace old rugs that were purchased over 10 years ago from Lakeshore.

  • $630 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach amazing children who are amazing in a very special way. My students are between the ages of three and six with special needs. This includes Down Syndrome, Autism, Speech Delays, Motor Delays, and Social /Behavior delays. The program is in the public school system and some of the children stay in my class for several years.

Tell me and I forget, Teach me and I remember Involve me and I learn -Benjamin Franklin.

My children learn best through experiences. They learn by smelling, tasting, seeing, touching and hearing all that they can about what ever we are studying. They are inquisitive, and want to learn.

My Project

These rugs will be used to replace old rugs that are the coverings for the floor in two of my centers. One will replace the rug that is in the Music center. This rug is used by students to have a soft area to sit wile playing and exploring the various instruments and activities in the center. It serves as not only a comfortable place to play and explore, but also aids in covering a very cold tile floor in the winter months.

The second rug will be used as part of an animal center where children get to explore different animals and the habitats that they live in.

It will be a nice place for the children to sit and play with the various animals and explore the different places they live.

Rugs are a necessity in an early childhood classroom because children like to sit and play on the floor. It is important to provide the students with safe comfortable places to learn.

Ms. Chandra
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC862 - Flex-Space Comfy Rectangular Classroom Carpet - 6' x 9' - Gray • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 2 $458.00

Materials cost

$458.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$40.08

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$534.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$94.40

Total project goal

$629.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$629.35

8 Donors

-$555.53

Donations toward project cost

-$479.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$75.83

match offer

-$65.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$55.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

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$0.00

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