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Mrs. Gracey from Naples FL is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom Necessities

My students need flexible seating, timers, vocabulary journals, and privacy folders to help with classroom activities.

  • $468 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a STEM-based charter school with 74% free or reduced price lunches. Recently, we also became a Blue Zone School, which focuses on movement and making healthy choices. The families we serve really want what is best for their kids and trust me as their teacher to help make those decisions. The students in my classroom are struggling readers and may not have the resources at home that I can help provide in the classroom. I encourage the students to express themselves in their work and apply it to real life situations. I use cooperative learning strategies and encourage freedom of movement.

My Project

My classroom has flexible seating and I want to finish off my seating with a couple of beanbags to help those students who need to be calm while reading. My students need timers as we continually practice to increase our fluency (rate of reading speed) to help improve comprehension.

Vocabulary journals are a must have to help improve our skills and knowledge of word meaning.

My students will get beneficial use out of the privacy folders, especially when they need to focus and not become distracted by others. It is also very helpful during tests. Several of my students are very easily distracted and helping them keep their focus is essential.

Mrs. Gracey
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 38 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
GG125 - Vocabulary Journal - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $32.99 3 $98.97
JJ689 - Privacy Partition - Set of 10 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $29.99 3 $89.97
DD430SB - Calming Colors® Big Beanbag Seat - Sky Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
DD430SG - Calming Colors® Big Beanbag Seat - Sage Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
HH828 - Children’s Timer - Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $32.99 1 $32.99

Materials cost

$361.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.43

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$397.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$70.12

Total project goal

$467.46

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$467.46

2 Donors

-$294.06

Donations toward project cost

-$279.06

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

match offer

-$139.15

Match offer toward project cost

-$118.28

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.87

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$34.25

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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