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Ms. Parks from Bronx NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Bouncing While Learning

My students need the ability to move around and work off excess energy.

  • $491 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are an enthusiastic, imaginative group of fourth graders. They are living in an inner-city community. Many are living in shelters. Some are English Language Learners and others have an Individualized Educational Plan. There are many students who have repeated a grade. Most face challenges both inside and outside of school on a daily basis. Despite these challenges, they love learning. They work hard every day in school and at home. They work with classmates to problem solve. They have goals and are working hard to achieve them.

My Project

It's hard to sit still for long periods of time. My students have a lot of energy that they need to work off. II am asking for 30 sets of bouncy bands for desks.

These bouncy bands allow my students to move around while staying in their seats.

Having these bands will help them stay focused while expending excess energy. Students will not disturb others, yet they will get their own needs met. It is often distracting to others when students need to get up often. These bouncy bands will allow students to stay in their seats and also move around. What a great idea. Sometimes we just need to move. They will bounce to learn.

Ms. Parks
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bouncy Bands for Desks (Black) • Amazon Business $12.71 30 $381.30

Materials cost

$381.30

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.72

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$417.02

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$73.59

Total project goal

$490.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$490.61

1 Donor

-$327.07

Donations toward project cost

-$278.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.06

match offer

-$163.54

Match offer toward project cost

-$139.01

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.53

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$0.00

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