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Mrs. Barker from Omaha NE is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexibility with Five Year Olds

Help me give my students Flex-Space Lap Desks to help provide choice and comfort by giving them different options for seating.

  • $453 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My Kindergarten students come from a wide range of life experiences. I teach in a lower/middle class neighborhood in Omaha, Nebraska. I have 16 students who range in life experiences of having preschool for 4+ years to some who have never been away from family. I have many levels of learning abilities as well.

I work at a school where we promote breakfast in the classroom for those who come to school hungry.

We have a free and reduced cost lunch program. We also participate in a backpack food program where students can receive backpacks full of food for the weekend.

My Project

I work in a district where we focus on Personalized Learning. I have created tables to be various heights so my students have a choice of sitting at a table or on the floor.

I am in need of materials to provide students the option to sit near their peers in a collaborative way yet have their own personal space.

With the Flex-Space Student Lap Desks, my students will have the opportunity to choose their spot anywhere around the room. I would also like the Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seats to use with the lap desks so the students feel comfortable.

The Balance Ball Seats will be a great addition to the higher tables in my classroom. These would help my students who are in need of more movement while sitting.

Mrs. Barker
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC153 - Flex-Space Student Lap Desk • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 2 $119.98
LC405RG - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 2 $99.98
WC218 - Automatic Ball Inflator • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
LC528GR - Flex-Space Balance Ball Seat - 17" - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 2 $39.98

Materials cost

$329.93

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$19.80

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$384.68

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$67.88

Total project goal

$452.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$452.56

7 Donors

-$424.33

Donations toward project cost

-$384.68

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.65

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$28.23

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$0.00

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