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Mrs. Imler from Bigelow AR is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating Makes Learning Fun!

My students need flexible seating to help them stay motivated and focused in the classroom during direct instruction and independent work!

  • $222 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are creative, thoughtful and full of questions! They absolutely love hands-on, active, engaging projects and challenges that allow them to think outside the box to find solutions! They come to school each day ready to try new things and take brave chances in order to grow both personally and academically. Truly, they are my inspiration!

My students need flexible seating to help them stay motivated and focused in the classroom during direct instruction and independent work.

My students need different seating to help them exert their energy in a positive way. My classroom in full of learners who learn in many diverse way. Having movement and flexible seating is essential in my classroom everyday.

My Project

My students come to school full of life and ready to learn! Just like adults get tired of sitting in hard chairs all day, students do too! They need more flexible/comfortable seating options to enhance student engagement and learning. Studies show that students learn better when they are physically active and comfortable. Students are able to bounce on an exercise ball, sit, stand, kneel, etc.

Some of the seating options that will be provided with this project are exercise balls and fidget feet bands.

Both of these options will give my students the opportunity to sit comfortably and move around while they are learning. This project would significantly help my students stay engaged in our learning throughout the day. I want them to feel comfortable and at home in our classroom. I cannot wait to see all of the things we can do with flexible seating!

Mrs. Imler
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Gaiam Kids Stay-N-Play Children's Balance Ball - Flexible School Chair, Active Classroom Desk Seating with Stay-Put Stability Legs, Includes Air Pump, Grey, 45cm • Amazon Business $19.43 6 $116.58
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 $27.97 1 $27.97

Materials cost

$144.55

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.93

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.17

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$188.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$33.29

Total project goal

$221.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$221.94

4 Donors

-$151.06

Donations toward project cost

-$129.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.91

match offer

-$70.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$59.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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