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

Energetic and Active Learners!

My students need two stand up desks, stools, foot bands for chairs, and clipboards to have choices and space to do their best work!

  • $605 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Fit in Fourth! My students from Southwestern Pennsylvania love to move and learn! I want to provide various tools such as stand up desks, seat bands, and clipboards to organize the students while encouraging more active learning. Students love it, and that's exactly what flexible seating is about. Happier kids lead to healthier kids, better engagement and better results. What's there to beat? The facts don't lie. Physical activity has been proved over and over again to improve academic performance.

If kids can't sit still for 8 hours straight, then maybe we shouldn't expect them to!

My Project

My students are motivated and encouraged to move as much as possible. Once school starts, their energy level should not decrease! This project will allow students to make decisions that allow them to be active while completing their work! The seat bands and balance boards are needed so that they can finally move while they work instead of feeling trapped at their desks all day.

Since every learner is different, many choices are provided to allow for individual choices!

The dry erase clipboards will allow students to complete work on the clipboard and also organize their work when not in the traditional sit-down desks!

Mrs. Maute'
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LUXOR Standup-24-DW Presentation Station, Stand Up, Walnut • Amazon Business $112.40 2 $224.80
SitSpots 30 Circle Pack | Original Sit Spots • Amazon Business $59.97 1 $59.97
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 $52.76 1 $52.76
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Eggplant • Amazon Business $25.00 2 $50.00
Clipboard Dry Erase Surface 9'' x 12.5'' Letter Size Low Profile Clip Whiteboard (Pack of 30) • Amazon Business $42.95 1 $42.95
Kids Fidget Chair/Foot Bands for Sensory Classroom (10 Packs) -Ideal for Kids with ADHD ADD SPD Autism (Fidget Chair Band | 10 Pack | Blue) • Amazon Business $27.97 1 $27.97
CanDo 10-1745 Economy Balance Board • Amazon Business $9.11 2 $18.22

Materials cost

$476.67

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.15

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$513.82

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$90.67

Total project goal

$604.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$604.49

9 Donors

-$310.08

Donations toward project cost

-$267.32

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.76

match offer

-$290.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$246.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$43.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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