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Ms. S. from Lafayette LA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexibility in the Classroom!

My students need flexible seating in order to focus on their work. The stability balls and floor desks will give them that choice!

  • $567 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come from an impoverished neighborhood, where school is a refuge from the chaos of the streets. They are bright, young children who need just a little extra push from their teacher to succeed in school. My students are energetic, compassionate, and motivated to learn!

My students are from a title I school with 98% on free and reduced lunch.

They are need of the most basic of supplies that is often provided by their teachers or other generous donations from the community.

My Project

An area that my students struggle with in my classroom is focusing on the lesson being presented because they love to move! Their constant movement creates many distractions during lessons.

My students have a lot of energy!

The stability balls will allow them to sit and focus on their lesson while using the ball to balance. This will alleviate the constant tapping and endless energy that is consistent in my classroom.

I also have many students who love the freedom of sitting on the floor. Having portable desks will allow my students the flexibility to choose where they are most comfortable working for the day.

Ms. S.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 37 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Exercise Ball - Professional Grade Anti-Burst Yoga Fitness, Balance Ball for Pilates, Yoga, Stability Training and Physical Therapy (Blue, 45 cm) • Amazon Business $17.95 4 $71.80
Exercise Ball - Professional Grade Anti-Burst Yoga Fitness, Balance Ball for Pilates, Yoga, Stability Training and Physical Therapy (Pink, 45 cm) • Amazon Business $17.95 4 $71.80
Exercise Ball - Professional Grade Anti-Burst Yoga Fitness, Balance Ball for Pilates, Yoga, Stability Training and Physical Therapy (Silver, 45 cm) • Amazon Business $17.95 4 $71.80
Large Bed Tray NNEWVANTE Laptop Desk Lap Desk Foldable Portable Standing Outdoor Camping Table, Breakfast Reading Tray Holder for Couch Floor Adults Students Kids Young Color(Blue) • Amazon Business $13.59 4 $54.36
Laptop Bed Tray NNEWVANTE Laptop Desk for Bed Sofa Lap Desk Foldable Portable Standing Outdoor Camping Table, Breakfast Reading Tray Holder for Couch Floor Students Young Color(Purple) • Amazon Business $13.59 4 $54.36
Laptop Bed Tray NNEWVANTE Laptop Desk for Bed Sofa Lap Desk Foldable Portable Standing Outdoor Camping Table, Breakfast Reading Tray Holder for Couch Floor Students Young Color(Yellow) • Amazon Business $13.59 4 $54.36
Laptop Bed Tray Table NNEWVANTE Foldable Laptop Bed Desk Lap Desk Portable Travel Table, Breakfast Tray with legs Colouring Desk for Bed Couch Floor, Adults Students Kids(Green) • Amazon Business $15.40 2 $30.80

Materials cost

$409.28

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$35.81

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$481.23

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.92

Total project goal

$566.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$566.15

3 Donors

-$430.08

Donations toward project cost

-$365.57

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$64.51

match offer

-$136.07

Match offer toward project cost

-$115.66

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.41

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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