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Ms. Cipriano from Porter Ranch CA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating for Fidgety 5-Year-Olds!

My students need Wobble Cushions and Chair Bands to help them focus!

  • $275 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Kindergarten sets the stage for a lifetime of learning, and I want to encourage the innate inquisitive natures of my eager young students who come to school everyday full of curiosity, questions, and boundless energy.

Our class is comprised of 25 extremely diverse Kindergartners, representing 13 distinct ethnicities.

I love that we are truly a melting pot, and this helps lay the foundation for the children to learn acceptance of everyone.

Our school spans Transitional Kindergarten through fifth grade. More than half of my class are English Language Learners. We are ethnically and linguistically diverse with hugely varying academic levels and interests.

My Project

My energetic kindergartners need flexible seating options to help them focus. I have several special needs students who will greatly benefit from wobble cushions and chair bands, but almost all of my students have excess energy and need to get their wiggles out.

This young generation is used to constant stimulation, but they need to soothe their bodies and minds to maintain concentration.

Wobble cushions and chair bands will help them release pent-up energy without hurting themselves or others.

I borrowed some of these from a colleague, and my kids fell in love with them. Now I need to get some for my classroom. The ultimate goal is to get a wobble cushion for each student, but we'll start with 6 and build up from there!

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Chair Bands for Kids with Fidgety Feet :: Fidget Bands for School Classroom Chairs, Ideal for ADHD, Autism, Hyperactivity :: 20" x 2" x 3/64", Affordable Alternative to Bouncy Bands • Amazon Business $26.57 3 $79.71
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) • Amazon Business $17.99 2 $35.98
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) (34cm Royal Blue) • Amazon Business $16.99 2 $33.98

Materials cost

$183.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.80

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$233.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.15

Total project goal

$274.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$274.35

2 Donors

-$149.68

Donations toward project cost

-$127.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.45

match offer

-$124.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$105.97

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.70

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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