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Mrs. Ruggeri from Billerica MA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating for Wiggly First Graders!

Help me give my students flexible seating options, such as a balance ball, a beanbag seat, and floor seats, that will allow them to move and wiggle in appropriate ways while completing their school work.

  • $203 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My first graders are a group of diverse students ranging in learning abilities. They are enthusiastic about school and they are all eager to learn and grow. My students are so proud about their personal progress and achievements. It is rewarding to see how excited they can be about learning, sharing ideas and working together.

We have a wonderful school community made up of fantastic students, helpful parents, and caring teachers.

Our school is one of the oldest in town and we lack newer resources for our students. I work to create a safe, welcoming and enriching learning environment for all of my first grade students.

My Project

I always allow opportunities for students to move and have "wiggle breaks" throughout the day, but some students still have a difficult time sitting still in the classroom. I want to incorporate flexible seating, such as floor seats, ball chairs and beanbags, into my classroom to help meet the needs of all of my students.

Flexible seating options are very important for first graders because it allows them to wiggle and move in appropriate ways.

This movement allows students an active outlet without disrupting their learning. I am excited to see how flexible seating will encourage my students to find the best spot to help them stay calm, focused and productive.

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC573BU - Flex-Space Big Beanbag Seat - 30" - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $69.99 1 $69.99
LC405BU - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 1 $49.99
LC528BU - Flex-Space Balance Ball Seat - 17" - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $19.99 1 $19.99

Materials cost

$139.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.10

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$172.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.37

Total project goal

$202.44

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$202.44

4 Donors

-$130.03

Donations toward project cost

-$115.78

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.25

match offer

-$66.22

Match offer toward project cost

-$56.29

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.93

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.18

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$0.00

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