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Mrs. Kelly Overby from Slidell LA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Our STEM Lab

Help me give my students STEM materials to explore, create, and discover while preparing for the world in which they live!

  • $1,344 goal

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My Students

I always say that no two children are alike. I love that each student is my classroom has a unique personality that makes them who they are. I love that moment when those little light bulbs inside their heads come on. It is absolutely amazing.

I want to create an environment so my students can become more independent and expand their little minds into a whole new world of learning and thinking.

Many of my students come from a low-income household. The resources I have requested will enrich my first-grade students​ while helping them advance their education this school year. Help my students so they can turn their lights on!

My Project

My first graders are so eager to learn. Please help me give them material to create hands-on learning experiences that will expand their thinking and provided memories that will last a lifetime.

Help give my students hands-on STEM learning that will create memorable experiences that last!

STEM kits will be used to for creative hands on learning that promote higher order thinking and problem solving. The storage container will help keep them organized and provide easy access to students. Alternative seating and chairs will allow students to become more productive and gives them choices in their learning environment. All of the materials will help grow my students in school and life from the very first day they are received and for many years to come!

Mrs. Kelly Overby
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Active Kids Chair by Studico – Wobble Chair Pre-School - Elementary School - Age Range 3-7y – Grades K-1-2 - 14" High – Flexible Seating Classroom - Helps ADD/ADHD - Corrects Posture - Purple • Amazon Business $49.39 5 $246.95
Norwood Commercial Furniture NOR-1101AC-SO Plastic Stack Stools, 17.75" Height, 11.75" Width, 11.75" Length, Assorted Colors (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $54.12 2 $108.24
Honey-Can-Do Rolling Storage Cart and Organizer with 12 Plastic Drawers • Amazon Business $72.93 1 $72.93
Norwood Commercial Furniture NOR-1101AC-SO Plastic Stack Stools, 17.75" Height, 11.75" Width, 11.75" Length, Assorted Colors (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $54.12 1 $54.12
Magblock 115 PCS Magnetic Blocks, Magnetic Tiles Building Blocks for Kids Toy,Magnet Toys Set 3D Building Blocks for Toddler Boys and Girls • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
DOEWORKS Side Table, Adjustable Laptop Stand Portable Cart Tray Side Table, Black Studying Desk • Amazon Business $45.49 1 $45.49
IRIS USA, Inc. TB-17 Stack & Pull Box, 19 Quart, Clear, 6 Pack • Amazon Business $42.90 1 $42.90
REEHUT Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion, Balance Disc Trainer 13" Diameter for Workout, Therapy, Fitness and Training Exercise with Free Air Pump and Ebook (Red) • Amazon Business $14.99 2 $29.98
Wopeite Blank Flash Dispenser Box Cards with Rings in Assorted Colors 1000 Index Cards Single Hole Punched with 5 Rings,3.07 X 2.1 inches • Amazon Business $13.99 2 $27.98
Wireless Microphone Headset, UHF Wireless Headset Mic System, 160ft Range, Headset Mic and Handheld Mic 2 in 1, 1/8'' and 1/4'' Plug, for Speakers, Voice Amplifier, PA System(Not Supported AUX&iOS) • Amazon Business $22.93 1 $22.93
Learning Resources Tumble Trax Magnetic Marble Run, STEM Toy, 28 Piece Set, Ages 5+ • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Ashley Productions Large Name Plate Pocket 4.75" x 19" • Amazon Business $19.00 1 $19.00
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Black, 36 Count • Amazon Business $18.91 1 $18.91
Tot Tutors Kids' Primary Colors Small Storage Bins, Set of 4 • Amazon Business $8.79 2 $17.58
Quercetti Skyrail Wall Coaster Turns Your Wall into a Roller Coaster • Amazon Business $16.97 1 $16.97
Scotch Heavy Duty Shipping Packaging Tape, 6 Rolls with Dispenser, Clear, 1.88 inches x 800 inches, 1.5 inch Core, Great for Packing, Shipping & Moving (142-6) • Amazon Business $15.78 1 $15.78
Creative Kids Flakes - 600 Piece Interlocking Plastic Disc Set for Fun, Creative Building - Educational STEM Construction Toy for Boys & Girls - Non Toxic, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Therapist’s Choice Inflated Air-Filled Stability Balance Disc-PURPLE • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Therapist’s Choice Inflated Air-Filled Stability Balance Disc-Blue • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Therapist’s Choice Inflated Air-Filled Stability Balance Disc-Blue • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
EUDAX Labs Junior Science Magnet Set for Education Science Experiment Tools Icluding Bar/Ring/Horseshoe/Compass Magnets • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Black Mountain Products Exercise Balance Stability Disc with Hand Pump, Red • Amazon Business $12.98 1 $12.98
4M Grow-A-Maze Green Science Kit • Amazon Business $12.64 1 $12.64
Beetle & Bee See Thru Garden View • Amazon Business $12.19 1 $12.19
Duck Brand 1115496 Peel N' Stick Laminate Adhesive Shelf Liner, 12-Inch x 36-Feet, Clear • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Carson Dellosa Traditional Manuscript Nameplates (119026), 30 Count • Amazon Business $11.10 1 $11.10
Charles Leonard Loose Leaf Rings with Snap Closure, Nickel Plated, 0.75 Inch Diameter, Silver, 100-Pack (R19) • Amazon Business $10.66 1 $10.66
The Pencil Grip Writing CLAW for Pencils and Utensils, Medium Size, 6 Count Blue/Red (TPG-21206) • Amazon Business $9.80 1 $9.80
Avery Easy Peel Address Labels, Inkjet Printers, White, 1" x 2-5/8", Box of 750 Labels (08160) • Amazon Business $8.84 1 $8.84
Post-it Notes, 24 Pads/Pack, 1 3/8 in. x 1 7/8 in, Marseille Colors, America's #1 Favorite Sticky Note, Call Out Important Information, Recyclable (653-24APVAD) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99
Command 3M Small Kitchen Hooks, White, Decorate Damage Free, Easy On, Easy Off, 9 Hooks, 12 Strips, Multi-Pack - 17067-VP • Amazon Business $6.49 1 $6.49
10 Pack Stylus Pen, IC ICLOVER Premium 4.1 inch Metal Universal Touch Screen Capacitive Styli for Apple iPhone 8 8 Plus 7 iPad, Samsung Galaxy S8 S8+ S7 S6 Edge S5, Tablets All Touch Screen Devices • Amazon Business $5.89 1 $5.89
Avery Shipping Address Labels, Laser & Inkjet Printers, 60 Labels, 3-1/3x4 Labels, Permanent Adhesive (15264) • Amazon Business $2.44 2 $4.88
Bostitch Professional Magnetic Easy Staple Remover, Black (40000M-BLK) • Amazon Business $3.69 1 $3.69

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