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Ms. Kierst from Dallas TX is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Place to Perch - Floor Mats

Help me give my students a nice place to sit on with Gaiam Essentials Thick Yoga Mats.

  • $320 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My art students are curious little explorers from a vibrant neighborhood. We're just a stone's throw from Dallas's Bishop Arts District, the perfect setting for a great art program. They're flexing their wings and working to build skills that will make them lifelong, independent learners, creative thinkers, and confident problem solvers. The Art Room is a wonderful place to develop those skills as well as perseverance and self-control. They have the ambition and curiosity, now they just need the tools for the journey.

My Project

Fidgety little bodies need an inviting place to sit during the lesson. Our old floor mats are desperately in need of replacement and these colorful yoga mats are just the thing to brighten our room and provide floor seating for the entire class.

A nice place to sit will help my students focus on the lesson.

Providing students with mats in a variety of colors makes seating the class more efficient. Our art room floors are cold linoleum, these thick foam mats are the perfect thing to keep them warmer and more comfortable while organizing whole group instruction seating on the floor.

Ms. Kierst
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Gaiam Essentials Thick Yoga Mat Fitness & Exercise Mat with Easy-Cinch Yoga Mat Carrier Strap, Green, 72"L x 24"W x 2/5 Inch Thick • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Gaiam Essentials Thick Yoga Mat Fitness & Exercise Mat with Easy-Cinch Yoga Mat Carrier Strap, Purple, 72"L x 24"W x 2/5 Inch Thick • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Gaiam Essentials Thick Yoga Mat Fitness & Exercise Mat with Easy-Cinch Yoga Mat Carrier Strap, Red, 72"L x 24"W x 2/5 Inch Thick • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Gaiam Essentials Thick Yoga Mat Fitness & Exercise Mat with Easy-Cinch Yoga Mat Carrier Strap, Teal, 72"L x 24"W x 2/5 Inch Thick • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Gaiam Essentials Thick Yoga Mat Fitness & Exercise Mat with Easy-Cinch Yoga Mat Carrier Strap, Navy, 72"L x 24"W x 2/5 Inch Thick • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Gaiam Essentials Thick Yoga Mat Fitness & Exercise Mat with Easy-Cinch Yoga Mat Carrier Strap, Orange, 72"L x 24"W x 2/5 Inch Thick • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Gaiam Essentials Thick Yoga Mat Fitness & Exercise Mat with Easy-Cinch Yoga Mat Carrier Strap, Pink, 72"L x 24"W x 2/5 Inch Thick • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98

Materials cost

$237.86

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$271.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$47.90

Total project goal

$319.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$319.33

10 Donors

-$299.62

Donations toward project cost

-$262.93

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.69

match offer

-$10.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$9.71

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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