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Mrs. Oleszczak from Holt MI is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

51 Reasons

Help me give my students flexible options with floor seats, a shaggy classroom rug and colored lights.

  • $329 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our title 1 school is nestled in the heart of Michigan, where many students come from low economic backgrounds. That never stops our kids from being excited about their opportunities at school. I have never had such a creative group of students who are constantly surprising me in the best ways. Every 5th grade student is at their own level in different subjects but works very hard to achieve the learning goals.

In our class, we have a very strong foundation of community that makes students eager to come to school every day.

My students truly carve their own path in their learning. I have never had students so motivated to grow!

My Project

This project is to help all of my students, but with an extra focus on my students with ADHD. Flexible seating is important for students to feel comfortable and to be able to get their wiggles out in an appropriate way. Having structure with this is key to running a productive class and the colored lights will provide rules to our new seating arrangement. Also, having dry erase reusable sheets will aid our classroom in becoming green in saving paper. The more we use these pockets, the more routine and structure will come from the items. This is going to come in handy with the new seats in different places around the room. These sheets can travel with the students to fit their needs.

Our classroom needs structure with helpful guides and comfort with flexible seating options.

At the end of the day, students need structure and want comfort to which this project is able to provide the best part of both of those classroom worlds.

Mrs. Oleszczak
Grades 3-5
Half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Stansport "Go Anywhere Chair (Blue) • Amazon Business $23.95 8 $191.60
Dry Erase Pocket Sleeves by Office Orchid (30 Pack) - Oversized 10" x 14" - Reusable - 30 Pockets Assorted Colors + 30 Markers + 500 Worksheets - School or Work - Sheet Protectors or Ticket Holders • Amazon Business $22.49 1 $22.49
Junovo Round Fluffy Soft Area Rugs for Kids Room Children Room Girls Room Nursery,4 Feet,4-Feet,Blue • Amazon Business $15.89 1 $15.89
HONWELL Touch Light Wireless Tap Light with 4 Color Changing Button Night Light Dimmable Battery Operated Puck Lights Stick on Closet/Shelf/Shop/Nursery/Classroom Light (5Pack Push Light) • Amazon Business $15.68 1 $15.68

Materials cost

$245.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$279.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$49.30

Total project goal

$328.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$328.64

2 Donors

-$100.11

Donations toward project cost

-$100.11

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$210.86

Match offer toward project cost

-$179.23

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.63

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.67

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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