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Ms. Sloane from Chireno TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating in the High School Classroom

Help me give my students flexible seating that gives them the options of sitting at different heights and different comfort levels.

  • $838 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is one campus with grades Pre-K through seniors, all on one campus. Most grades have fewer than 30 students. We live in a very rural area.

My classes consist of seventh through twelfth grades in English, debate, business, and technology classes, and my students who are primarily from low socioeconomic backgrounds.

These students are often in eight classes a day while still active in extracurricular activities and while also helping their families through second jobs, chores, or babysitting younger siblings while the parents work multiple jobs.

My Project

I want to have a classroom that is warm, inviting, and give students options, but at the high school level that can be a challenge as classrooms are not large and you want furniture that will survive high school students. This year has taught us to also limit fabric seating options and look for more hard surfaces.

This seating gives students the option of sitting on the floor, at normal heights, or at a counter height level so that they can feel more comfortable while learning.

Flexible or alternative seating can quickly change a classroom from a sterile learning environment to a warm and welcoming place where students look forward to coming each day. This is the goal of this project - to create a warm environment that also gives students some ownership of their seating choices.

Ms. Sloane
Grades 9-12
Half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 100 students.

18 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Crown Mark Tyler 4-Piece Counter Height Table Set • Amazon Business $219.00 1 $219.00
AC Pacific Modern Light Weight Industrial Metal Bucket Back Barstool, 30" Seat Height Counter Stool (Set of 2), Distressed Black Finish • Amazon Business $109.09 2 $218.18
Pearington Santina 2 Pack Round Bar and Pub Table, Black • Amazon Business $113.66 1 $113.66
bonVIVO Padded Floor Chair - Easy II Floor Seating for Adults w/Adjustable Backrest, Dark Gray • Amazon Business $49.97 2 $99.94
LapGear Compact Lap Desk - Rose Quartz - Fits Up to 13.3 Inch Laptops - Style No. 43104 • Amazon Business $10.58 2 $21.16

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