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Ms. Yates from West Palm Beach FL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Bouncing Our Way Through Third Grade!

Help me give my students more flexible seating options for independent work time.

  • $164 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am going into my fourth year of teaching and am super excited. I normally have a mixed group of students. However, the majority of my students are English language learners and for some, English is not spoken in their homes at all. Last year, one of my student's fathers was deported and he was the only English speaker in that home. I strive to have the best environment in my classroom to give all of my students the same opportunity to succeed.

My Project

My students love the wobble chairs we recently got for our classroom. I wanted to get the bouncy chairs to give them more options to have flexible seating when completing independent work. These bouncy chairs will give students the opportunity to continue moving while being able to complete their work. I also love to reward my students. Every Friday, if they are on a good color on the clip chart, they get to come to the treasure box and pick out a prize. I need more prizes because my students are so awesome this year, and I am almost out of prizes in the treasure box. We also need ink for our classroom printer. The students are working on typing up their own stories and printing them out!

Ms. Yates
Grades 3-5
More than half of 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 25 students.

2 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP 61 Black Ink Cartridge (CH561WN), HP 61 Tri-Color Ink Cartridge (CH562WN), 2 Ink Cartridges (CR259FN) • Amazon Business $42.89 1 $42.89
Gaiam Kids Stay-N-Play Children's Balance Ball - Flexible School Chair, Active Classroom Desk Seating with Stay-Put Stability Legs, Includes Air Pump, Blue, 45cm • Amazon Business $15.98 2 $31.96
Bulk Toy Assortment - 120 Piece Party Favors for Kids, Treasure Box Prizes for Classroom, Pinata Filler, Small Toys, Goodie Bag Fillers • Amazon Business $18.97 1 $18.97
Paper Mate InkJoy Gel Retractable Pen, 0.7mm, Ink, Pack of 14, Assorted (1951636) • Amazon Business $13.43 1 $13.43

Materials cost

$107.25

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.61

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$138.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.50

Total project goal

$163.36

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$163.36

1 Donor

-$138.86

Donations toward project cost

-$138.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$24.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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