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Mrs. Fore from Houston TX is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating 2.0

My students need wobble chairs to create a learning environment where they have choices for their seating.

  • $466 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My wonderful kindergarteners come in each day excited to see their friends and see what we are doing for the day. They come from all over the world.

I teach at a very diverse school in Houston, TX.

We have a high percentage of English Language Learner's. Our diverse population of students speak over forty different languages. For many students this is their first experience in an American classroom.

I have students with varying needs. Some of the needs include ADHD, autism, second language learners, working below level, high achieving/gifted learners, and now trauma due to our area being hit by hurricane Harvey. No matter what challenges they face they come to school wanting to learn. They all love to learn!

My Project

I want to bring more flexible seating options to my classroom. I want to provide them with an alternative seating option rather than the standard chair. There are many benefits to having flexible seating in the classroom. A few include a more student centered classroom, different types of seating for comfort, increase productivity, and maintain focus. Flexible seating is also great for my students with ADD, ADHD, and/or other special needs. It allows them to move and sit in unconventional ways that help them to focus better. The wobble chairs allow for movement while sitting, unlike the standard classroom chairs. These chairs will allow students movement while they complete their activities.

This project will turn my chair to table environment to a physically comfortable learning environment that meets the needs of my students.

Mrs. Fore
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
WC712 - Flex-Space Wobble Chair - 12" - Gray • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 6 $359.94

Materials cost

$359.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$395.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.77

Total project goal

$465.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$465.11

4 Donors

-$340.27

Donations toward project cost

-$303.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.20

match offer

-$108.55

Match offer toward project cost

-$92.27

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.28

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$16.28

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$0.00

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