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Ms. Whalen from Arcadia FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Learners in Need of Flexible Seating!

My students need wobble cushions and Bouncy Bands to help us focus when learning!

  • $220 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My third graders attend school in a high-poverty rural district. School can be tough, but these students face numerous obstacles everyday that make learning even tougher! Even though life may be challenging, these third graders come to school ready to learn!

My third graders are a group of amazing kids!

With state testing in their future, it is my goal to supply them with as many materials as I can to assist them in become proficient, competent, and passionate learners!

My Project

Kids need to move! We all know that, but the demands of learning can sometimes require long stretches of sitting. To help, we are asking for Bouncy Bands for select classroom chairs and wobble cushions.

These materials will add additional seating choices in our classroom, and help students who may need some additional wiggle.

Students can read, work, and learn together in a manner that is comfortable to them. Have to wiggle? No problem! Need to move? Go ahead!

These seating additions will help students focus and channel their energy while not distracting others. We all win when we can wiggle while we work!

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

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bouncy Bands(r) for Chairs • Kaplan Early Learning Company $11.86 4 $47.44
LC511BU - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98
LC511GR - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98
DD381SB - Calming Colors™ Soft Seat - Sky Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 2 $19.98
DD381SE - Calming Colors™ Soft Seat - Sea Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $9.99 2 $19.98

Materials cost

$147.36

Vendor shipping charges

$7.12

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$186.69

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.95

Total project goal

$219.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$219.64

2 Donors

-$212.58

Donations toward project cost

-$186.69

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.89

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$7.06

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$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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