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Mrs. Maldonado from Chula Vista CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Student Voice and Choice

Help me give my students a lap desk that won't break apart on them.

  • $608 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach at a STEAM school where most of our students have grown up together within our school family. We use technology to integrate many subjects and our students thrive within a project based curriculum. Many of our students come from a Hispanic background and we have a growing English Learner population.

My Project

My students love flexible seating, but many of our classroom items are falling apart. Students would appreciate floor seating options and sturdy lap desks to help them feel comfortable and be productive.

A strong classroom community is built on student voice and choice.

They enjoy spreading out around the classroom during lessons, group time, and individual time and these items would help give them the opportunities they crave. When students are comfortable in their environment and feel respected enough to be given choices, they are more engaged in their learning.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC153 FlexSpace Student Lap Desk Modern Maple • Lakeshore Learning Materials $79.99 4 $319.96
LC405BU FlexSpace Comfy Floor Seat Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 2 $119.98

Materials cost

$439.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$40.25

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$516.79

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$91.20

Total project goal

$607.99

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$607.99

1 Donor

-$607.99

Donations toward project cost

-$516.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$91.20

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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