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Ms. Rodriguez from Chicago IL is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Comfy Seating...Good Reading

My students need comfortable flexible seating options during independent reading, shared reading or when they need some quiet time to work away from their table.

  • $289 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are inquisitive and energetic 3rd graders from a low-income community in Chicago. Most come from Spanish speaking households and many have transitioned from the bilingual program at our school.

We love to read!

My students support, encourage and congratulate each other throughout the day. They make me laugh when they sing and dance during our Brain Breaks on Go Noodle. We are a classroom of animal lovers and the students happily take on the responsibility of caring for our classroom fish, gecko, and hamster.

As their teacher, it is important to me that I create a learning environment that is comfortable and engaging where students enjoy coming to each day.

My Project

My classroom loves to read! English, Spanish, classroom read alouds, independent reading, partner reading...we enjoy all of it! But honestly who wants to sit at a table while reading? Uncomfortable! Adding four Back Jack Floor Chair is the perfect classroom solution. It supports student learning by providing students opportunities for choice, comfort, and collaboration.

Students love flexible seating options!

Students can easily move Back Jack Floor Chairs anywhere in the classroom. They can pick a secluded area to work alone or partner up with one of their peers.

This grant will provide students with a comfy seating option and add to the student-centered environment in our classroom.

Ms. Rodriguez
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Back Jack Floor Chair (Original BackJack Chairs) - Standard Size (Black) • Amazon Business $52.99 4 $211.96

Materials cost

$211.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$245.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$43.26

Total project goal

$288.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$288.40

1 Donor

-$288.40

Donations toward project cost

-$245.14

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.26

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$0.00

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