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Mrs. Clouse from Collinsville IL is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Active Flexible Seating

Help me give my students some Active Learning Stools and Portable Lap Desks.

  • $594 goal

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My Students

I teach First grade. This year I have 16 wonderful students. The majority of my students come from a low socioeconomic background. Approximately, 44% of the students in my class are English Language Learners.

My kids are fun, energetic, and love learning!

They like to move around and be active in the classroom. As 6 and 7 year olds, they have short attention spans and need to move from one task to another quickly.

The kids work hard to do their best in school. All of my students are hard workers! They want to learn and they want to please the adults in their lives. I really have a sweet bunch of kiddos this year!

My Project

My students like to be moving. I am asking for wobble stools to use at our kidney table when the students come back to work in small group with me. If they are able to have controlled movements, they can fulfill the need of a 6 or 7 year old to move AND focus on learning!

In our learning stations, we utilize technology, and we need a flexible seating option for our Chromebooks.

I found the Surf Portable Desks online and thought that they would be perfect for my students! It will give them another place to take their Chromebook to work. First graders like to move often. These portable desks will allow them to sit on the floor with a desk instead of in a chair.

Mrs. Clouse
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learniture Active Learning Chair/ Stool, 15" H, Navy, LNT-3046-15NV • Amazon Business $57.09 6 $342.54
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Red • Amazon Business $25.00 5 $125.00

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