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Ms. Hopkins from York PA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Sturdy Kitchen Tables

Help me give my students 4 kitchen tables, a diffuser and peppermint essential oil for our classroom.

  • $507 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are energetic, academic students who love to cook and help the school. They are eager to use technology in the classroom to help make their lives easier. The students love to take skills they learn from core classes and apply them to real-life problems posed to them in my classroom.

The students are very creative and enjoy using problem-solving skills to create new food items and crafting items.

Applying skills with technology and hands-on activities makes learning come to life!

My Project

For this project, I am asking for 4 sturdy kitchen tables for our classroom kitchens. The students will be able to work without having the tables wobble so much that it makes them mess up their work! The tables will be great for when we do table settings and eat our meals after a culinary lab.

I am also asking for a diffuser and peppermint essential oil that will help students relax in class.

In middle school, I see so many of my students struggling with anxiety, so I am hoping that the diffuser will help ease their anxieties and calm them down.

Ms. Hopkins
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Aingoo Rustic Dining Table Wooden MDF 47" Vintage Kitchen Table for 4/6 Person Steel Fram Heavy Duty Brown Black (Table Only) • Amazon Business $86.00 4 $344.00
ArtNaturals 100% Pure Peppermint Essential Oil - (4 Fl Oz / 120ml) - Premium Therapeutic Grade Mentha Peperita - Fresh Mint for Hair Growth and Skin - Repel Mice and Spiders - Natural Rodent Repellent • Amazon Business $12.95 2 $25.90
ArtNaturals Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser – (13.5 Fl Oz / 400ml Tank - Dark Brown) – Ultrasonic Aroma Humidifier - Auto Shut-Off and 7 Color LED Lights – For Home, Office & Bedroom • Amazon Business $24.95 1 $24.95

Materials cost

$394.85

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$430.77

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.02

Total project goal

$506.79

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$506.79

1 Donor

-$215.39

Donations toward project cost

-$215.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$253.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$215.38

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.01

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$38.01

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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