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Ms. Dill from Chicago IL is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating for PreK!!

Help me give my students the gift of comfortable seating within our preschool classroom! Through flexible seating, our students can remain calm, focused, and productive!

  • $478 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in a neighborhood school that truly is the heart of the neighborhood it serves. Our half-day Blended Preschool classroom is dedicated to not only teaching both our typically developing and students with Special Education Services academics (letters, numbers, colors, shapes), but also incorporating social and life skills (tooth brushing, hand washing, eating family-style, etc.). Our Title I school really is the backbone of the neighborhood. School events, parent nights, and after school programs are much needed and highly sought out for the students that we serve.

My students are highly diverse.

Whether developmentally, culturally, through language, or ability, all of our students need a variety of resources to truly strive in a classroom setting. We set high expectations for all of our students and strive to give them quality experiences that they may not otherwise receive. Hands-on experiences are crucial for early learners to truly understand and appreciate ideas and studies within the classroom.

My Project

I would like to bring flexible seating to my Inclusion Preschool classroom. Throughout our day, we incorporate many transitions to keep students engaged and focused. However, at whole and small group time some students still struggle to maintain their focus and calm bodies.

Through flexible seating, our students will receive needed sensory inputs that will help them focus and maintain engagement.

Students will also feel comfortable, included, and a sense of choice making their classroom experience more enjoyable, and, truly theirs! Bringing flexible seating to our classroom will help us provide a truly least restrictive environment where all of our students can learn and grow!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LA725DC - Flex-Space 12" Wobble Chair Bundle • Lakeshore Learning Materials $256.44 1 $256.44
LA484DC - Flex-Space 17" Balance Ball Seat Bundle - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $113.94 1 $113.94

Materials cost

$370.38

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.56

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$405.94

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$71.64

Total project goal

$477.58

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$477.58

5 Donors

-$239.00

Donations toward project cost

-$203.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.85

match offer

-$238.58

Match offer toward project cost

-$202.79

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$35.79

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$0.00

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