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Ms. Walsh from El Cajon CA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating to Support Social Emotional Learning

Help me give my students more options for flexible seating to support their learning!

  • $609 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach 6th grade math and science and 6th-8th grade cooking at a Title One School. All our students receive free breakfast and lunch. A large percent of our students are English language learners. My students love doing collaborative projects that allow them to be creative and have the freedom to express themselves. They are incredibly passionate, creative, and hard working.

My students are incredibly empathetic.

I teach in a fully inclusive classroom so my kids are always going above and beyond to help others and understand their perspectives. They are so supportive of one another and I feel so lucky that I am able to work with them on a daily!

My Project

My students are incredibly hard working and unique. They love movement and are very energetic. Many of my students benefit from movement breaks in my class and like the freedom to be able to choose where to sit comfortably. I noticed in the flexible seating I do have, they are able to focus more on their learning simply because they feel more comfortable than when in a regular chair.

School is their safe place.

I want to be able to provide my students with a more comfortable learning environment to help them focus, as well as support more opportunities for movement and collaboration. Flexible seating gives students more choice when learning in the classroom.

Ms. Walsh
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

This project will reach 100 students.

7 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Essentials Mesh Back Fabric Task Chair, Black (UN56947) • Staples Advantage $89.99 3 $269.97
Staples Osgood High-Back Bonded Leather Manager Chair, Black (21076) • Staples Advantage $169.99 1 $169.99

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