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  • $501 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. McIver
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 5 donors
  • $0 still needed

Active Bodies, Active Minds

My students need to keep their bodies just as active as their brains during small group instruction.

My Students

Our school is the only elementary school in our small town, and I feel so blessed to be joining the "family" this year. I can't wait to see the sweet faces of the students who have welcomed my family and I into this wonderful little town. I am so excited to give them my best each day as I know they are hard workers, eager to learn! I already know my students are rock stars as they bounced back from Hurricane Harvey last year and persevered through any challenges they faced.

My Project

I will use the Active Kids Chair (wobble stools) during my small group instruction to allow students to focus on their academic achievement instead of wondering when they'll be able to stretch and get some wiggles out. Currently, my students sit in regular chairs for a majority of their work time. My goal is to incorporate a variety of flexible seating options in my classroom, and these wobble stools would definitely gives us a great start.

As grownups, we function best when we choose how and where we want to sit; our students deserve the same opportunity to decide what is comfortable for them as well, so they can perform at their best!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Active Kids Chair - Wobble Chairs Juniors/Pre-Teens (Grades 3-7) - Children Who Can’t Sit Still - Great 17.75" Wobble Chair Kids ADD/ADHD - Corrects Posture | Blue - Age Range 7-12y • Amazon Business $64.99 6 $389.94

Materials cost

$389.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$425.79

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$75.14

Total project goal

$500.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$500.93

4 Donors

-$162.42

Donations toward project cost

-$145.56

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.86

match offer

-$329.68

Match offer toward project cost

-$280.23

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.45

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 35 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The Rebuild Texas Fund and 4 other donors.

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