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

Choices, Choices for Flex Seating!

Help me give my students SURF lap desks for options in flex seating for our classroom.

  • $194 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have very special, needy students in my integrated co-teaching class. We are a Title I funded school. The disabilities affecting my students range from speech and language to autism. They just don't have the resources available that they need.

I have a wonderful class.

They are learning to work together, be more creative, be more independent, and have a more positive outlook on life. My amazing students come into school every day with an eagerness to learn something new.

They are curious, funny, charming, and hard-working. They motivate me to be a better teacher, and I always want to make sure they have everything they need to make learning fun.

My Project

Having the choice to choose what is best for you is the ultimate decision to make. What is best for you? If given the choice to choose what kind of seating you'd like to have in your classroom, what would you choose? A traditional desk and chair or a plastic Surf lap desk? I want to give my students the opportunity to choose what type of seating and where they want to sit in the classroom to not only promote their engagement in their studies but also in the classroom environment as well. With these desks, it provides students with options.

Giving my students a choice in their learning, even as simple as the seat that they are going to sit in for an activity, really empowers them and their learning!

Simple choices help them grow in their education and in the classroom on a social level.

Ms. Schulman
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Blue • Amazon Business $26.80 3 $80.40
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Green • Amazon Business $26.21 2 $52.42

Materials cost

$132.82

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$164.81

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.08

Total project goal

$193.89

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$193.89

2 Donors

-$193.89

Donations toward project cost

-$164.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.08

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$0.00

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