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Mrs. Hruska from Hermosa Beach CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Empowering My Students With Flexible Seating

My students need lap desks to help them focus and to meet their individual needs.

  • $316 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Our district is very small with only two schools in it, and our school has approximately 900 students total, but we are growing quickly.

We live just a few blocks away from the Pacific coast.

My students come from a variety of backgrounds and family structures. They are all full of life and have a huge love of learning! Our students work hard, have huge dreams, and deserve an education that not only consists of textbooks but also technology with hands-on learning, magazines/newspapers, and so much more.

My Project

Students no longer should be forced to sit at desks with hard chairs. By being able to have the option to move around the room and choose different types of seating options, students will be able to focus more and in return do better academically. My students are asking for lap desks so they can work around the room and still be able to use their computers or write.

Students need to be able to have choice!

Students feel empowered by having some degree of choice and control over their environment. Flexible seating allows students to choose where they work and with whom. It also allows them to change their location and positions as needed.

It will help their physical health and bring comfort to the classroom and community as they work together in small groups. Flexible seating helps make learning fun. The benefits far outweigh any negatives.

Mrs. Hruska
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 33 students.

9 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Mind Reader Adjustable 8 Position Lap Top Desk with Cushions, Black • Amazon Business $14.43 8 $115.44
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Red • Amazon Business $25.00 4 $100.00

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