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Ms. Zettler from Pacifica CA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Classroom seating and calculation-we'd love these items now!

My students need Bean Bag Chairs and a new set of calculators for math and science work.

  • $537 goal

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My Students

My students are special ed/special needs students who would benefit greatly from enhancements in our classroom. I'm a newly credentialed teacher who came into the school approximately 9 weeks after school started and replaced a long-term substitute. I'm teaching these 6th-8th grader, Mild-Moderate Special Ed. students Study Skills (improved study habits, math, language arts, science, and social sciences). I would love to bring more needed classroom enhancements into my classroom to help create a space of ease for more powerful learning and work production.

My Special Ed classes are in a Title I school (low-income) with students of varying ethnic backgrounds and learning issues ranging from ADHD, autism, mood disorders to a multitude of learning disorders.

Our Middle School is in a small beach community with an incredibly dedicated and caring staff. I hope I can live up to my students' needs and do 'right' by them!

My Project

My students need Bean Bag Chairs and a new set of calculators for math and science work. My students work in my room daily on projects, get help on classwork and homework, and get their reading done. This year I have attempted to create a space for all types of learners. The bean bag chairs will be a comfortable and wonderful replacement to our aging hand-me-down couch and the calculators will be much needed replacements for our currently dwindling supply of old ones.

Many of my students struggle to read, write, perform math and science, and have memory and attention issues; they have autism, ADHD, and a host of other learning disabilities.

I have worked hard to create a classroom space where comfort and appropriate accommodations and modifications abound in order to support them with their unique learning styles.

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This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Gold Medal Bean Bags 30011209804TD Large Wet Look Vinyl Tear Drop Bean Bag, Blue • Amazon Business $65.05 5 $325.25
Bulk Digital Calculators Solar Powered Desktop Big Screen Basic Calculator With Electronic Number 12 Digit Display Black (6-Pack) • Amazon Business $29.85 2 $59.70

Materials cost

$384.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$35.22

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$455.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$80.46

Total project goal

$536.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$536.40

2 Donors

-$536.40

Donations toward project cost

-$455.94

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$80.46

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$0.00

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