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Mrs. Cahoon from South Bend IN is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The Gathering Spot!

Help me give my students a carpet to gather on that will help inspire them to learn in a STEAM focused learning environment.

  • $401 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

These students all have specific qualities and interests that make them unique. One factor that they all have in common is a community of people that are invested in helping them learn. These students may not all come from the best home lives but providing a safe, fun and engaging learning environment is what I strive for.

These students need to be in a classroom that is visual appealing to help them grow their interests and love of learning.

By providing them a room filled with color and engaging materials can help make this goal a reality.

My Project

The love of learning is created by using all of the senses. Having a visually stimulating learning environment is crucial to developing young minds. The visual representation of a STEAM environment in the central gathering place in the classroom will help to pull all the aspects of the room together.

My students should be able to use all there senses to learn.

This can be accomplished by having a classroom that catches the eye of every student in the room. This can be accomplished by adding this colorful, creative carpet as the center piece for the room.

I want to provide my students with everything I can to make their learning experience fun, enjoyable and exciting!

Mrs. Cahoon
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
STEAM KID$ Value PLUS Carpet - 8' x 12' • Kaplan Early Learning Company $305.96 1 $305.96

Materials cost

$305.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.59

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$340.55

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$60.10

Total project goal

$400.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$400.65

4 Donors

-$324.00

Donations toward project cost

-$279.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.85

match offer

-$72.24

Match offer toward project cost

-$61.40

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.84

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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