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Ms. Viole from Shelby NC is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating and STEM for Second Graders

My students need clipboards and carpet squares for flexible seating options, creative play options for STEM, and incentive charts for extrinsic and intrinsic motivation.

  • $467 goal

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My Students

My students strive to do their best in all that they do! We live in rural America in Shelby, North Carolina. They are excited about learning and make the best of every situation.

They take pride in the work that they do, and always excitedly say Miss Viole look at this.

They love to be Challenged and inspired by the world around them and any task they are given.

They call out when they finally conquer the task that at the beginning of the year felt nothing short of impossible. These students are bright and capable.

My Project

My students need to be able to learn in an environment that is comfortable and motivating to them. Flexible seating allows students to take charge of their learning and make the choices that work best for them. During independent work times they choose a location in the classroom that works for them.

Currently my students don’t have many environments that they can work in, adding carpets squares and clipboards will allow students to work anywhere in the room.

Students do a noticeably better job at work when they are given choices. Sometimes students can’t have a choice in the work they do, but given them a choice in where and how they do their work will benefit them greatly.

I believe that the choices I have made for clipboards and carpet squares, along with some STEM activities and incentive charts will give students the drive they need to be able to work their hardest at all times.

I have seen how choice can positively affect my students work and demeanor and hope that the additional options will help us grow even more!

Ms. Viole
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

This project will reach 20 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fun with Phonics Carpet Squares - Set of 26 • Teachers' School Supply $119.12 1 $119.12
Letter Size Clipboards • Teachers' School Supply $2.51 24 $60.24
16mm Foam Dice Tub Of 200 Assorted • Teachers' School Supply $44.00 1 $44.00
Poof Products Inc./slinky - Frontier Logs 114 Pieces • Teachers' School Supply $38.00 1 $38.00
Book Rings Assorted Colors 50pk • Teachers' School Supply $7.99 3 $23.97
Treasure Chest Incentive Charts 30s • Teachers' School Supply $3.99 3 $11.97
Zoo Animals Mini Stickers • Teachers' School Supply $2.19 2 $4.38
Trend Enterprises Inc. - Monkey Mischief Vertical Incentive Chart • Teachers' School Supply $2.99 1 $2.99

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