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Mrs. McCord from Blakely GA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Bouncing and Wobbling Into Learning

My students need Wobble chairs and an exercise ball chair for movement in the classroom.

  • $504 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Pick me! Ooo...ooo... I know the answer!" exclaims one excited 7th grader in my ELA class as he is bouncing in the desk. This would be one example of everyday life at our middle school classroom. Our school is nestled in rural Georgia in the small agricultural town with 90% of our population receiving free lunch. My students are from various backgrounds and academic abilities. These are the best students on the planet because they hold my heart and future in their hands.

My Project

Movement for my students in the classroom is a must! By providing my students with flexible seating (wobble chairs and exercise ball chairs) will help with students that have attention deficiency as well as my students with learning disabilities. These special seating options will help my students with focus and, therefore, improve the classroom environment as a whole. Reading and writing will become easier by providing an energy outlet making way for learning to happen! This seating will be inviting for students who otherwise struggle to sit still in a traditional desk. We can bounce and wobble into learning with your help!

Mrs. McCord
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

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

This project will reach 50 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CANDO BALL CHAIR WITH 18 IN BALL - METAL - MOBILE WITH BACK - WITH ARMS • School Specialty $90.87 1 $90.87
DNRSOMRSMRXXR - STOOL - STOCK - CS NEOROK - STOOL HEIGHT 20 - RUBBER BASE - MARINE FRAME/SEAT COLOR • School Specialty $81.87 1 $81.87
DNRSOLISLIXXR - STOOL - STOCK - CS NEOROK - STOOL HEIGHT 20 - RUBBER BASE - LILAC FRAME/SEAT COLOR • School Specialty $81.87 1 $81.87
DNRSOMRSMRXXR - STOOL - STOCK - CS NEOROK - STOOL HEIGHT 20 - RUBBER BASE - MARINE FRAME/SEAT COLOR • School Specialty $81.87 1 $81.87

Materials cost

$336.48

Vendor shipping charges

$33.65

Sales tax

$23.22

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.05

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$428.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$75.60

Total project goal

$504.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$504.00

3 Donors

-$484.00

Donations toward project cost

-$411.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$72.60

match offer

-$20.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$17.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.00

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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