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Mrs. Hines from Hartford CT is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Tables for the ESL Classroom

My students need three sturdy tables to be able to hold the computers that we have in the classroom.

  • $969 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a school located in an urban community consisting of over 500 students with all different ethnicities making up our school. We currently have 203 students identified as English Language Learners. In addition to the various ethnicities at our school, our students mainly come from a high poverty background. One hundred percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch daily.

My goal is to help my students build their educational foundation.

Students come to school each day with the knowledge that our classroom is a safe place to grow and learn together. Despite so many hardships, my students are eager to learn and do their best. They want to be in school because they want to learn all they can to be college and career ready.

My Project

I am requesting three sturdy tables for our classroom computers.

New tables would give my ESL students and myself more space to move around the classroom.

Our current tables are old, all different sizes and widths and falling apart. These new tables will allow the placement of two computers on each table which means that the students will have room for writing and collaboration projects.

Students that are in an organized and efficient classroom are able to accomplish more. When students are not crowded and limited on their space, it will allow them the opportunity to focus on items in their classwork that are important. These tables will allow them to have a place to sit and do their work while giving them enough room to have peers be able to sit with them to collaborate on assignments.

Mrs. Hines
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 70 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TABLE - CS ACTIVITY RECTANGLE 30X72 - BLACK LOCK EDGE/UPPER LEG - SPECIFY TOP COLOR - SPECIFY TABLE HEIGHT • School Specialty $178.47 3 $535.41
CHAIR - CS CONTEMPORARY FOUR LEG - SOFT PLASTIC SHELL 16 - BLACK POWDERCOAT FRAME - SPECIFY SHELL COLOR - SPECIFY GLIDE • School Specialty $25.17 7 $176.19
BLACK (PP1) - CLASSROOM SELECT • School Specialty $0.00 7 $0.00
OPTION CLASS - CS TRAD/CONT/NEOCLASS/ROYAL STANDARD GLIDE OPTION • School Specialty $0.00 7 $0.00
STEEL (PP) - CLASSROOM SELECT • School Specialty $0.00 7 $0.00
OPTION CLASS - CS CONTEMPORARY C/B SHELL COLOR OPTION • School Specialty $0.00 7 $0.00
OPTION CLASS - CS ACTIVITY TABLE LAMINATE TOP COLOR OPTION • School Specialty $0.00 3 $0.00
WILD CHERRY (PP) - CLASSROOM SELECT • School Specialty $0.00 3 $0.00
OPTION CLASS - CS ACTIVITY TABLE ADJUSTABLE HEIGHT OPTION • School Specialty $0.00 3 $0.00
22-30 ADJ LEG • School Specialty $0.00 3 $0.00

Materials cost

$711.60

Vendor shipping charges

$71.16

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.67

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$823.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$145.31

Total project goal

$968.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$968.74

1 Donor

-$968.74

Donations toward project cost

-$823.43

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$145.31

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$0.00

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