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Mrs. Sipple from Trafford PA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Comfy and Cozy Conversation Catalysts

My students need Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seats in order to comfortably hold group discussions, peer tutoring sessions, project planning, and great conversations!

  • $275 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach in a public school filled with eager minds who are curious about many different subjects. My classroom students come from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences and all have something to offer. Each day, they are ready to start with a smile and learn about new and exciting topics.

During the day at school, the students learn in many ways like group discussions, teamwork, conversations, problem solving... With so much screen time today, people are losing the spontaneity of face-to-face dialog.

My energetic students love when they get to work together.

They possess such creative and positive minds that I want them to be able to share their thoughts with one another. I would love to see these students become even more engaged in the discussions while in comfortable seating. They are a well-deserving bunch!

My Project

Choices already exist to move around our classroom when working independently or in a group. Some can sit at a table, a few can sit in random chairs, and a lot sit or lay on the floor. After awhile, the students begin to wiggle and move around to get comfortable after sitting for so long on the thin carpet covering a concrete floor.

The Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seats would be a perfect addition to our classroom, and the students would love an option where they can sit back, relax, focus, and get their work done.

We would be so grateful for any number of Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seats. They would be a great incentive for students to stay on task and cooperate with one another. Face-to-face dialogue is so important now in this time of technology. The Comfy Seats would allow students another option which increases motivation, creativity, and pure fun in learning with their classmates.

Mrs. Sipple
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 14 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC405GR - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98
LC405RG - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98

Materials cost

$199.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$232.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.11

Total project goal

$274.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$274.07

3 Donors

-$174.07

Donations toward project cost

-$147.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.11

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

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$0.00

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