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Ms. Crockett from Saint Louis MO is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Home Away From Home Part 2

My students need a comfortable chair to sit in during whole group and independent learning time!

  • $226 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are passionate about learning! They love to come to school and they love to learn new things. Some of my students come from single parent homes, high poverty environments, or homes that speak two or three languages. Some of my students come to me with high behavioral and attention needs or have had no exposure to a school setting.

Since some of my students don't have the best home environment, I try to make our classroom a home away from home.

When we enter our classroom we are a family who tries our best to take care of one another by showing each other love, pushing each other to do better, and catching each other when we fall.

My Project

In order for students to be successful in the classroom, they need to be comfortable. They need to know they are loved and that they are in a place where they can be themselves! In order to make my students comfortable while learning I would like to change the environment of our classroom. No more traditional desks, tables, or chairs!

By adding a comfortable chair to our classroom setting, students will feel like they are at home when they are learning at school!

When my students are comfortable they will be more receptive to the learning that takes place in a classroom and more productive. By providing a comfortable place to sit, as opposed to traditional chairs, my students will be more engaged in the learning.

Ms. Crockett
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 24 students.

3 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF682BU - Easy-Clean Comfy Chair - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $159.00 1 $159.00

Materials cost

$159.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.38

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$191.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.77

Total project goal

$225.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$225.15

3 Donors

-$225.15

Donations toward project cost

-$191.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$33.77

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$0.00

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