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Ms. Gowan from Chesnee SC is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating for Growing Minds

Help me give my students flexible seating so they can learn to love education and chose what helps them learn to their best ability!

  • $554 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

5th grade is such a special year for my students. They are the "seniors" of the school. I teach at a small Title one school, where a substantial percentage of my students are on free and reduced lunch. I have limited supplies at my school and my students are very diverse. They are all at different academic levels. I would love to provide differentiation and flexible seating for my kiddos, they can learn to their best abilities and fall in love with education! Flexible seating includes things such as: wobble chairs, rubber bands for kicking, wiggle cushions, bean bags chairs, and wobble stools. These tools allow children to not only be comfortable while learning, but they can chose tools they need to help them be successful! Thanks so much for supporting my students and helping them learn!

My Project

Flexible seating has many benefits for student learning at any age. It allows children to have a choice in their learning and to be comfortable while learning to love school. Students feel in charge of their learning because of the choice of picking which flexible seating they want each day. Flexible seating also benefits students physical health and mood by allowing them to "move, wiggle, rock, bounce or stand" while learning and not being "disruptive". It improves focus and stamina as well. It also promotes sharing and taking turns. Flexible seating helps students to be engaged in learning for longer periods of time and enjoy school! I appreciate your support!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learniture Active Learning Chair/ Stool, 18" H, Black, LNT-3046-18BK • Amazon Business $58.01 7 $406.07

Materials cost

$406.07

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$28.63

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.09

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$470.79

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$83.08

Total project goal

$553.87

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$553.87

8 Donors

-$428.00

Donations toward project cost

-$367.55

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.45

match offer

-$121.46

Match offer toward project cost

-$103.24

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$18.22

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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