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Mr. Saji from Norridge IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Welcoming Reading Area

My students need these materials to have a welcoming and comfortable reading area.

  • $157 goal

This project expired on January 1, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a first year teacher hoping to make a great impact on my students lives. I want to make sure that my twenty-seven fourth graders have great opportunities to learn with necessary materials to make their learning better. Having a larger classroom, my group of students have various needs that I want to support throughout their fourth grade education.

I am excited to develop my students into a group of students that not only learn, but enjoy learning!

With your help, I can ensure that my students will become a group of life-long learners.

My Project

These materials will help my students to have a comfortable reading area along with a comfortable classroom. Currently, our reading area does not have any seating. These pillows will help to do that. When on computers, most of my students like the lights to be turned off. Having these LED strips help to put at least some light for those students who may need some light. The laminator will be used for laminating classroom materials that can be used more than once. The long runner rug is to be used in the back of the classroom for more comfortable seating.

Mr. Saji
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 28 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Foamily Set of 4 Premium Hypoallergenic Stuffer Pillow Insert Sham Square Form Polyester, 18" L X 18" W, Standard/White • Amazon Business $24.89 1 $24.89
AmazonBasics Thermal Laminator • Amazon Business $21.99 1 $21.99
SUPERNIGHT 5M/16.4 Ft SMD 3528 RGB 300 LED Color Changing Kit with Flexible Strip Light+24 Key IR Remote Control+ Power Supply • Amazon Business $13.98 1 $13.98
Ottomanson Ottohome Collection Solid Design Hallway Kitchen Runner Rug (Non-Slip) Rubber Backing Area Rug, 20" X 59", Black • Amazon Business $11.62 1 $11.62
Throw Pillow Covers Decorative Pillowcases 18x18inch (4 pieces set) Pillow Cases Home Car Decorative (Elephant &Giraffe) • Amazon Business $10.98 1 $10.98
Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches, 8.9 x 11.4 -Inches, 3 mil thick, 100-Pack (TP3854-100) • Amazon Business $10.45 1 $10.45
100pack Extra Heavy Duty 12 inch Standard White Cable Ties Industrial Strength Durable Outdoor Use Zip Ties • Amazon Business $7.97 1 $7.97

Materials cost

$101.88

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$133.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.54

Total project goal

$156.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$156.95

2 Donors

-$138.46

Donations toward project cost

-$132.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.77

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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