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Mrs. Keys from Philadelphia PA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Autistic Safe Spaces

Help me give my students a safe and happy space in the classroom.

  • $240 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are in a self-contained, autistic, support classroom in an urban school in Philadelphia, for grade bands K-2. My students are all on varying grade levels academically. I have several high functioning students as well as low functioning students.

My students are very sweet and kind who want the ability to learn in the best possible environment for them.

My students are very hands-on students who also like visuals. They enjoy completing puzzles, building things with blocks and LEGOs.

My Project

My students need a clearly designated and designed safe space in the classroom for students to select a book to read and to add a visual divisor to areas in the classroom.

My students have many sensory needs ranging from needing weighted vets to needing an object to squeeze.

This including rocking, many of my students will rock themselves or try to rock a stationary chair. bring a rocking chair into the classroom my students will be able to take turns rocking on the chair. The rolling chair will be used during story time for to be able to read the book and share the books' pictures with the classroom.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
SmugOffice Office Chair, Computer Desk Chairs for Conference Room Home Office with Armrests, Ergonomic Lumbar Support Comfortable Mesh Task Chair, Black • Amazon Business $74.99 1 $74.99
Gift Mark Colonial Rocking Chair, White • Amazon Business $47.99 1 $47.99
Furinno 5-Cube Reversible Open Shelf, White/Light Blue 11069WH/LBL • Amazon Business $28.52 1 $28.52
Furinno 3-Tier Open Shelf Bookcase, White/Light Blue 11003WH/LBL • Amazon Business $19.53 1 $19.53

Materials cost

$171.03

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$203.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.93

Total project goal

$239.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$239.53

1 Donor

-$79.84

Donations toward project cost

-$67.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.98

match offer

-$159.69

Match offer toward project cost

-$135.74

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.95

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$0.00

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