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Ms. Price from Marion IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Transforming The Space, Transforming the Mind

Help me give my students an inviting, relaxing atmosphere to become the best reader they can be.

  • $584 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am the k-5 school librarian. My students come in all levels of abilities. It's all about teaching them good behaviors socially and educationally. I want to model reading for a lifetime and to encourage them to shine.

My students love coming to the library.

It is a place where they can decide to read what they want, be who they want to be, and learn at their own pace. All are welcome at anytime. My students deserve the best.

My Project

This project is going to create an inviting, relaxing atmosphere in the elementary library. The students deserve a safe, accepting place; one that they can fall into a great book and become who they want to be or discover new worlds.

With your help, the students will be able to relax in a comfortable, welcoming environment that they can call their "home away from home" while they are here at school.

All children deserve a place to learn at their own pace and the library is one place that does just that.

The fun furniture that I have chosen will add vibrant color to our reading area. Currently, the area is a rug that has seen better days. I want to encourage reading, individually and shared, and this furniture will help me do that.

Ms. Price
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CHAIR SCHOOL AGE HIGH BACK SEATING BLUE/GREEN • School Specialty $76.27 1 $76.27
CHAIR POD PILLOW - GREEN 36 X 20 X 12 • School Specialty $69.97 1 $69.97
CHAIR POD PILLOW - RED 36 X 20 X 12 • School Specialty $69.97 1 $69.97
CHAIR POD PILLOW - ORANGE 36 X 20 X 12 • School Specialty $69.97 1 $69.97
CHAIR POD PILLOW - PURPLE 36 X 20 X 12 • School Specialty $69.97 1 $69.97
DEW DROP BEAN BAG CHAIR - SPECIFY COLOR • School Specialty $61.57 1 $61.57
YELLOW (YE) - ECR4KIDS CUSHIONS • School Specialty $0.00 1 $0.00
ECR4KIDS CLASSIC BEAN BAG • School Specialty $0.00 1 $0.00

Materials cost

$417.72

Vendor shipping charges

$41.77

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$495.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$87.49

Total project goal

$583.25

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$583.25

1 Donor

-$583.25

Donations toward project cost

-$495.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.49

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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