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Mrs. Delorm from Bloomfield CT is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Enhancing Learning with Flexible Seating!

Help me give my students access to flexible seating to support the diverse learning styles within my classroom!

  • $399 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is an inner-city, arts-themed magnet school that services around 350 students from all over the state.

I teach a very diverse population of students that learn in many different ways.

My students are creative, intelligent, and passionate about the arts and their academics. They thrive when they are given various choices for where they can complete their work and how they complete their work. Their faces light up when they are given the chance to use flexible seating and they always express how much better they are able to focus when given the chance to choose where they complete their work.

I have seen how much of an impact student choice and flexible seating can have on my students and additional flexible seating options will only further enhance my classroom community!

My Project

Middle school students excel when they are given the opportunity to learn in an environment that encourages flexible seating. Flexible seating provides students with the opportunity to select where they feel they will learn best. In the past, my students have opted to work on the floor, under tables, etc. By providing my students with comfortable flexible seating choices, they will be more focused and engaged in their work. A positive learning community that allows students to complete their work in a comfortable space further motivates students to work to the best of their ability.

By providing a variety of flexible seating options within my classroom, it will help in creating a positive, comfortable, learning community that supports a variety of learning styles.

The flexible seating that I have selected will provide many different ways that my students can complete their work comfortably. The wobble stools will help with students that learn best while moving. The comfy floor pillows and lap desks will help students that focus better on the floor in a comfortable position. Each flexible seating option that I have chosen will best support the variety of diverse learners in my classroom.

Mrs. Delorm
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 65 students.

9 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kore Wobble Chair - Flexible Seating Stool for Classroom, Elementary School, ADD/ADHD - Made in USA - Junior- Age 8-9, Grade 3-4, Blue (16in) • Amazon Business $59.99 2 $119.98
Cali Paddle Out Sack Bean Bag Chair, Dirt-Resistant Coated Oxford Fabric, Flexible Seating for Kids, Teens, Adults, Furniture for Bedrooms, Dorm Rooms, Classrooms - Gray • Amazon Business $59.99 1 $59.99
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, Kids Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) (34cm New Purple) • Amazon Business $19.99 3 $59.97
Collapsible Folding Lap Desk, in Pink • Amazon Business $15.98 2 $31.96
Collapsible Folding Lap Desk, in Green • Amazon Business $15.98 2 $31.96

Materials cost

$303.86

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$338.42

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.72

Total project goal

$398.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$398.14

7 Donors

-$268.00

Donations toward project cost

-$227.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.20

Matching donations from our partners

-$130.14

Match offers toward project cost

-$110.62

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.52

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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