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Ms. Lombardi from Springfield MA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Calming Classroom

My students need the bean bag chairs during group work with our clinician.

  • $533 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are such an inspiration to me each and every day.

My students have specific needs in the classroom that require accommodations to help them with their academics, but more importantly, their social, emotional, and behavioral needs.

My students come from many hardships, many live without adequate food in their homes and not enough support at home. School is the only consistency that they have in their lives. My students are bright and loving children who are the ones who teach me each day.

My Project

I was recently funded by Donor's Choose with some amazing resources for my students. Part of the supplies were two bean bag chairs. The chairs were a HUGE hit and I could see the difference with the students as they each took turns sitting in them and how it helped. The students had voiced to me how great it would be to get a few more chairs and have everyone "buddy up" on them during our group time with our clinician.

I saw the positive effect the chairs had on the students and would love to see the whole class be able to sit in a chair at the same time!

Ms. Lombardi
Grades 3-5
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 15 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Elite Classic Large Bean Bag, Vinyl, Black, 38" x 34" x 25" • Staples Advantage $59.99 5 $299.95
Crayola Model Magic, 6lbs., White Value Pack • Staples Advantage $49.49 2 $98.98
Crayola Colored Pencils, 12/Box • Staples Advantage $1.77 10 $17.70

Materials cost

$416.63

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$452.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$79.92

Total project goal

$532.80

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$532.80

1 Donor

-$532.80

Donations toward project cost

-$452.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$79.92

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$0.00

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