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Ms. K. from Charlotte NC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sitting Outside the Box!

Help me give my students the flexible seating choices we need in our STEAM Lab.

  • $582 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

At our school, over 950 students come to the Media Center each week as a related arts period. During this time, students are able to use the resources in the library to conduct inquiry-based projects and assignments.

My students are aspiring engineers, scientists, innovators, and creators.

In addition to their time in the library, the Media Center also houses our school STEAM Lab, which serves as another weekly related arts period. In the STEAM Lab, students work on projects in fields of science, engineering, art, and more. The STEAM program places an emphasis with connecting curriculum to real world jobs and problems students may find interest in.

My Project

Our STEAM Lab does not have the space for traditional desks and table, which leaves more than half of the class without a place to sit. In order to solve this problem, stools for our work counter and Surf Desks for the the floor will offer a versatile and mobile seating. Students can grab a chair as they need it, or choose to stand at our counter instead.

When students are comfortable in their seating, they are better able to focus at the task at hand.

With these materials, we are giving students the choice and the personalization they deserve in their learning. Thank you for supporting our STEAM Lab!

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This project will reach 950 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
THE SURF - 10 PIECE CLASSROOM PACK - SPECIFY COLOR • School Specialty $209.97 1 $209.97
STOOL - FOLDING PLASTIC STOOL - 4 PK - WHITE • School Specialty $44.77 4 $179.08
RED (RD) - ECR4KIDS RESIN • School Specialty $0.00 1 $0.00
ECR4KIDS SURF OPTION CLASS • School Specialty $0.00 1 $0.00

Materials cost

$389.05

Vendor shipping charges

$38.90

State sales tax

$30.35

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.84

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$494.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.20

Total project goal

$581.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$581.34

5 Donors

-$495.75

Donations toward project cost

-$430.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$65.36

match offer

-$75.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$10.59

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$0.00

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