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Mrs. Arocho from Cape Coral FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Together Tables

My students need new, bigger tables for the classroom. We need bigger tables to hold all the students at the same time.

  • $856 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

I am so excited and feel extremely grateful to be starting my first year as a VPK teacher/director. I love working with preschoolers, and seeing how their eyes light up when I have taught them something new. I have two classes, a morning session and an afternoon session giving me a total of 40 students. Each and every one of them are special and silly in their own unique way. They are so eager every day to learn new things and be a part of fun and exciting activities. Giving them a great first experience to school is one of my biggest goals. When they find out that learning is fun, they are excited to come to school every day. I believe this excitement for learning will create future academic success.

My Project

The students in my class currently sit at 4 different tables; 3 round tables that hold 6 children, and a smaller table that only holds two children. It is my goal to have all the children sitting in large groups together at the table sharing stories and experiences. I am asking for donations to gain 3 large rectangular tables that seat up to 8 children per table. With this many seats available at each table, the children will have many options on where to sit, and they will all have many friends to talk to. Early communication and social interaction with peers can boost a child’s self-esteem, and help with their speech development. Please help my class gain these important social and emotional skills. Thank you!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC919BU - Touch of Color™ Adjustable Rectangular Table - Blue - 30" x 60" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 1 $229.00
LC919RD - Touch of Color™ Adjustable Rectangular Table - Red - 30" x 60" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 1 $229.00
LC919GR - Touch of Color™ Adjustable Rectangular Table - Green - 30" x 60" • Lakeshore Learning Materials $229.00 1 $229.00

Materials cost

$687.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$727.30

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$128.35

Total project goal

$855.65

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$855.65

2 Donors

-$425.62

Donations toward project cost

-$365.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.09

match offer

-$425.61

Match offer toward project cost

-$361.77

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$63.84

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.42

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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