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Mrs. Khani from Chicago IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

STEM Storage Solutions!

Help me give my students a storage cart and chargers to keep our robots and STEM materials safe and ready to use.

  • $393 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our wonderful school is in a high poverty area in Chicago. My junior high students are polite, well-mannered, hard-working students who come from good homes. Many of my students are diverse learners; many come from another country or are first-generation Americans. They all face challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite their obstacles, my students come into my classroom eager to learn and do their best every day. These students are extremely diverse in terms of academic ability. This diversity is great, but as a teacher, it can be a challenge to reach all my students when they are at different levels academically.

My goal is to make sure that all students, regardless of where they are academically, have all the tools they need to be successful and become lifelong learners.

Each and every one of them has the potential to be successful. I want to equal the playing field for my students so they have all the tools necessary to excel in school and in life.

My Project

Our Chicago classroom was lucky enough to receive STEM supplies recently through donations, but we are currently locking everything up in a cabinet at night to keep it safe. Sadly, when we begin to use them the next day they are not fully charged. We really need a locked storage cart and two USB chargers that we can plug in so that we can have our robots charged and ready to go every morning.

Some big focuses in our classroom are responsibility and kindness.

Having the locking cart will help my students practice responsibility by putting materials away, taking care of them so others can use them and taking ownership of the tools we use.

Mrs. Khani
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Luxor 4-Shelf Wood Mobile Computer Desk, Multicolor (WPSDD3) • Quill.com $278.99 1 $278.99
Insten 7 Port USB 2.0 Hub (PHUBUSBX7P07) • Quill.com $10.28 2 $20.56

Materials cost

$299.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$334.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.95

Total project goal

$392.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$392.99

6 Donors

-$192.00

Donations toward project cost

-$170.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.15

match offer

-$191.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$163.19

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.80

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$9.00

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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