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Mrs. Weaver from Knoxville TN is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Snug as Little Bugs on a Rug!

My students need a big carpet with enough room for everyone!

  • $289 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a small school that is home to an extremely diverse body of students. At our elementary school, we have students that came here from Iraq, Cuba, Mexico, and the Philippines. My students love coming to school, and they actually get sad on Fridays when they leave.

The vast majority of my students come from low socioeconomic households.

My school is a "community" school which means we offer after school learning until 7 each day! Our school is like a second home to our students!

My Project

This adorable carpet would be a great tool for the kids to sit upon while learning during Literacy and Math. They tend to fidget at their desks and sitting near me at the Active board would help them maintain attention.

It would be a very helpful addition to the children.

It is colorful and interesting and I think they would love this rug! Children need a transition place from their desks during the day. The carpets would provide such a place. My students need to have a colorful inviting classroom. It is so motivating to them and makes school seem more special.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 20 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flagship Carpets FE118-32A Dot Spots Seating Rug, Everyone Has a Spot on This Colorful Design, 5'10" x 8'4" Seats 20, 70" Length, 100" Width, Multi-Color • Amazon Business $211.99 1 $211.99

Materials cost

$211.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$245.17

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.27

Total project goal

$288.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$288.44

2 Donors

-$144.22

Donations toward project cost

-$122.59

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.63

Matching donations from our partners

-$144.21

Match offers toward project cost

-$122.58

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.63

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$0.00

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