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Mrs. Shank from Dexter ME is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Alternative Seating

My students need alternative seating so they have what works for them and can sit where they need to including the floor using a portable laptop desk.

  • $174 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a classroom of 18 Second graders. I work at at Title 1 school in Central Maine. My students work hard at changing their fixed mindset to have a growth mindset, persevering through their challenges. My students can be truly inspiring with their work ethic and the growth they strive so hard to make. I have a very diverse group of learners, with many different needs. I want to help them meet their goals any way that I can.

My Project

With a room full of 18 students every seat is full! I would like to provide my students with alternative seating so they have the option of working in other areas of the room such as on the floor but with the laptop desk to write on.

I want my students to have the right seating to help them learn and focus!

They can move around with the portable seating and find a nice area or nook to work. Having a wiggle seat would help my students who can't seem to stay in a traditional seat and they can use it on their chair or on the floor.

Mrs. Shank
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Green • Amazon Business $25.00 2 $50.00
Moluk Bilibo Blue • Amazon Business $29.95 1 $29.95
Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Inflated Air Stability Wobble Cushion w Air Pump Anti-Burst Wiggle Seat Toxin-Free Inflatable Exercise Fitness Core Balance Disc for Better Seating Therapy Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99

Materials cost

$109.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$5.50

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$147.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.96

Total project goal

$173.04

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$173.04

1 Donor

-$173.04

Donations toward project cost

-$147.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.96

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$0.00

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