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  • $926 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Leighton
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households
  • 15 donors
  • $0 still needed

Flexible Seating Supports and Motivates Us!

My students need more flexible seating options such as wobble chairs, balance disc seats and scoop chairs in our classroom. They researched different choices came up with a list of options. They are excited to try the Zenergy ball chairs to improve concentration.

My Students

My new students are bright, curious, and high energy 4th graders.

All students crave a warm and welcoming classroom environment.

In my class of 4th graders, we have already implemented flexible seating in our classroom and they are thriving! They enjoy coming in each day to make smart choices about their seats and seat partners. The trust we have built together in a flexible classroom environment has set our year up for success.

They are so excited to build a classroom together and to be able to stretch out and move around.

My Project

The flexible seating options my class is requesting will improve focus and comfort, and will provide stress relief. The ball chairs and wiggle seats will allow students to move their bodies in order to focus on the lessons being taught. The bean bag chair will provide a comfy reading nook for students to get "lost" in. The coffee table and seat cushions will provide a space to work on the floor, closer to the board, without blocking the view of other students. The seating options will improve posture and/or concentration.

My students love having room to spread out in our classroom; they say flexible seating choices bring them into "the zen mode".

When they are more comfortable and able to relax, their learning grows by leaps and bounds!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Safco Products 4751BV Zenergy Ball Chair, Black Vinyl • Amazon Business $137.99 2 $275.98
Kore Patented WOBBLE Chair, Made in the USA, Active Sitting for all ages, Toddler thru Pre-Teen; Kids don't have to sit still anymore - "The BEST seat in any Classroom"! - Green - Junior (16in) • Amazon Business $79.99 2 $159.98
Pearington Sports Round Bungee Support Chair, Black • Amazon Business $47.92 2 $95.84
Trademark Innovations Fitness and Balance Disc Seat, 13-Inch Diameter • Amazon Business $14.29 6 $85.74
Big Joe Scoop Chair, Spicy Lime • Amazon Business $54.35 1 $54.35
DHP Parsons Modern Coffee Table, Black Wood Grain • Amazon Business $38.70 1 $38.70

Materials cost

$710.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$35.53

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.66

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$786.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$138.84

Total project goal

$925.62

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$925.62

14 Donors

-$780.62

Donations toward project cost

-$663.53

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$117.09

match offer

-$145.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$123.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.75

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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15 donors15 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by Ripple and 14 other donors.

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