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Mrs. Gilligan from Howell NJ is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Finding Balance

My students need 6 balance balls as another option for seating.

  • $166 goal

This project expired on July 12, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are our future. I am happy to say the future is BRIGHT! They come each day with positive attitudes and a willingness to change the world. They have innovative ideas and incredible stories to share with all.

Group of highly motivated and curious learners are looking for another option for seating.

These learners love to move about the classroom to discuss and share ideas. They would enjoy balance balls to had to the flexible seating offered in our classroom.

My Project

The balance balls are great alternative to a traditional chair. While my students have access to different style chairs, they are looking for more. They have recognized their love of changing seats throughout the day. The freedom of choice and movement keeps attitudes and thoughts positive as we learn.

The addition of balance balls provide an extra benefit other than being a "different".

They engage the student's body core as well as allowing some bounce. Many students say they focus more on their work when they can move in their seat. This physical engagement increases the engagement of the mind.

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Gaiam Kids Stay-N-Play Children's Balance Ball - Flexible School Chair, Active Classroom Desk Seating with Stay-Put Stability Legs, Includes Air Pump, Grey, 52cm • Amazon Business $15.54 7 $108.78

Materials cost

$108.78

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.63

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$140.41

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.78

Total project goal

$165.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$165.19

1 Donor

-$165.19

Donations toward project cost

-$140.41

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.78

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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