You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts
To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Prater from Orlando FL is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating

Help me give my students kick bands and stools for learning during instruction to encourage movement!

  • $189 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a low-income/high poverty school district, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, I am looking to keep things simple and provide my students with creative and meaningful learning experiences.

They like to move, which is important for them to learn.

They love to read and love lots of positive attention.

I teach at a Title I school in Florida where 82% percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch and 67% of the population is Hispanic.

My Project

The kick bands will be used for all of the students´desks for kicking their way through instruction. This will allow students to sit and wiggle when completing their rigorous work. Students will no longer fall asleep due to a hard chair or tip the chair to one side in order to move. These chairs would also give the students an option to sit somewhere other than their own chair.

By donating to my project, you will not only help to improve and increase student attention and focus, you will allow students different ways to do their work, whether it’s using a kickback or a different colored chair.

Mrs. Prater
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 18 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Prater is requesting.

See our finances

TEACHERS, FEELING INSPIRED?

You can start a project with the same resources being requested here!

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Poly and Bark Trattoria 18" Stool in Aqua (Set of 4) • Amazon Business $93.95 1 $93.95
( 20 count ) Natural Latex Stretch Foot Bands ,Workout ADHD ADD SPD Autism Sensory Needs & Stretch Foot Band for Chairs by Helps Improve Focus in the Classroom,Rehab or Physical Therapy • Amazon Business $33.99 1 $33.99

Materials cost

$127.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.92

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$159.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$28.21

Total project goal

$188.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$188.07

4 Donors

-$188.07

Donations toward project cost

-$159.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.21

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Orlando","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[3585663],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"FL","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":3621415,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"https://www.donorschoose.org/project/flexible-seating/3621415/","verifyShowPhotos":"","eligibleToBeCopied":false,"mayHaveReplacements":false,"numStudents":18,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Prater","isEquityFocus":true,"authorIds":{"3585663":{"owner":"Mrs. Prater","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[3621415],"proposalHash":"1906393183","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"https://storage.donorschoose.net/dc_prod/images/teacher/profile/272x272/tp3585663_272x272.jpg?width=136&height=136&fit=bounds&auto=webp&t=1515898622408","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20765598,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzUxMDU5Mw==","MzU4NTY2Mw==","NTk0ODk2MQ==","MTA3MzI5Mw=="],"teacherId":3585663,"schoolCounty":"Orange","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"FL","name":"Florida"}}