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Ms. Steward from Brussels IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creative Seating!

Help me give my students flexible seating throughout my classroom to enhance their learning environment!

  • $372 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from a small rural area in Illinois. Even though they come from a small rural area, there is some diversity. Students learn in combined grade level classrooms. However 2nd grade comes to me for their math, reading and writing while another teacher has 1st grade during that time. I also get 4th and 6th grade for math. So there are some subjects where the grade levels are split up.

They are helpful, kind and amazing!

When it comes to their academics, they are dedicated to doing their best. They inspire me to be the best teacher. I strive to give them the best learning environment and tools to make them successful.

My Project

Students do not always learn the best just by sitting at their desks. They need spaces, flexible seating, to be able to spread out in the room to learn. They can use the grey rug to spread out on the floor to read and complete work. Students can use the Go Anywhere chairs to sit around the room in small groups using strategies to benefit their learning. along with flexible seating. While they are using the flexible seating option, the foldable desk will give them a good work area to complete their task!

By supporting this project you will be helping enhance my students' classroom environment.

We are grateful for the help received to support our project!

Ms. Steward
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 50 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Folding Lap Desk, laptop desk, Breakfast Table, Bed Table, Serving Tray - The lapdesk Contains Extra Storage space and dividers, & folds very easy,great for kids, adults, boys, girls • Amazon Business $19.97 4 $79.88
Stansport "Go Anywhere Chair (Blue) • Amazon Business $18.00 4 $72.00
Trcoveric Princess Bed Canopies Premium Yarn Mosquito Net for Kids Baby Children's Room, Play Tent Bedding House Decor Reading Corner Gray • Amazon Business $29.98 1 $29.98
Milliard Anti-Burst Peanut Ball Variety Pack - Approximate Sizes: Green 39x20" (100x50cm) & Blue 31x15" (80x40cm) Physio Roll • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Lee D.Martin Indoor Area Rugs Living Room Bedroom Rectangle Ultra Soft Carpets Modern Shaggy Children Rugs Anti-Slip Backed Home Décor Rug,3.94'x5.25',Gray • Amazon Business $25.00 1 $25.00
Therapist’s Choice Inflated Air-Filled Stability Balance Disc-Blue • Amazon Business $11.99 2 $23.98
Ikea 101.398.79 NOT Floor Uplight Lamp, 69-Inch, Black/White • Amazon Business $22.83 1 $22.83

Materials cost

$281.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.22

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$315.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.74

Total project goal

$371.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$371.62

4 Donors

-$246.00

Donations toward project cost

-$209.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.90

match offer

-$125.62

Match offer toward project cost

-$106.78

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.84

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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