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Mrs. Kosior from Natrona HTS PA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Flexible Classroom for Engaged Learning

My students need a place where they feel welcomed and are encouraged to learn. A flexible seating classroom using stand up desks and a folding bench, allows them to learn in an environment that meets their specific learning needs.

  • $867 goal

This project expired on October 2, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my school are hard working inquisitive children. Our poverty level is so great that all students in our building receive free breakfast and lunch. Yet, despite the students' obstacles, our building is inviting and full of kindness, learning, and laughter.

Our area may have low socioeconomic status and diversity, but I believe that creating a space of comfort will open up avenues of learning.

I am so excited to see how flexible seating can help change the environment of the classroom.

My students are fabulous and they deserve the same educational opportunities as other students. I want to give my students a strong foundation to become life long learners.

My Project

I am going to spend the summer transforming my classroom into a math cafe! Through much research, I have learned that providing my students will flexible seating will allow them to learn in an enviroment that meets their needs.

My hope is to create a space where my students feel welcome, engaged, and inspired to learn.

I will be painting my classroom with warm inviting colors. I have additional furniture that will allow for space for students to move and comfortably work.

I will be using the two pub table sets, two standing desks, and the folding bench and table set to create different seat choices for students. Student choice provides an atmosphere of learning for students.

I want to make my classroom a special place for my students. I appreciate any help you can give me to achieve this goal!

Mrs. Kosior
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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16 donors16 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 100 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Merax 5-piece Dining Table Set High/Pub Table Set with 4 Bar Stools (Walnut.) • Amazon Business $142.71 2 $285.42
Safco Products 1206BE Alphabetter Stand-Up Desk with Swinging Footrest Bar, 36" x 24" Standard Top, Black Frame/Beige Top • Amazon Business $130.05 2 $260.10
Office Star Resin 3-Piece Folding Bench and Table Set, 2 Benches and 6 x 2.5-Feet Table • Amazon Business $150.23 1 $150.23

Materials cost

$695.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$736.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$129.92

Total project goal

$866.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$866.11

15 Donors

-$756.11

Donations toward project cost

-$642.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$113.42

match offer

-$110.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$93.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.50

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$0.00

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