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Mrs. Bennett from Tucson AZ is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seating

Help me give my students flexible seating; a floor table and comfy seats.

  • $571 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My Kindergarten students range in age from 4 years old to 6 years old.

My students are eager to learn, kind hearted, and in need of love.

Many of my students live with a single parent, relatives, or foster families. They are often times struggling to cope with past or ongoing trauma. The neighborhood is close knit, while at the same time populated with gangs, drugs, and crime. School is our students’ safe place and I try to make my classroom their home.

Our school is a Title I school, with a majority of our students needing Free and Reduced Lunch assistance. My classroom is made up of students of mixed ethnicity, gender, academic ability, physical and emotional ability, as well as speaking multiple languages.

My Project

Flexible seating in my kindergarten classroom means student-centered learning through collaboration, allowing students choice in how and where they learn best by creating a better space for them to learn in.

The soft seating options will create a comfortable space where students can focus on learning.

A lowered table along with the alternative seating will give students options in where and how they learn in the classroom.

This Flex-space furniture gives my students a collaborative space for learning. Collaborative learning improves student achievement. Students learn better when they can move, sit, or stand while working, whether it is writing, reading, or working with other students!

Mrs. Bennett
Grades PreK-2
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 25 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC678 - Flex-Space Round Floor Table - 48" Diameter • Lakeshore Learning Materials $309.00 1 $309.00
LC405RG - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $54.99 2 $109.98

Materials cost

$418.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$29.96

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.28

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$485.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$85.63

Total project goal

$570.85

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$570.85

5 Donors

-$285.00

Donations toward project cost

-$244.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.50

match offer

-$283.20

Match offer toward project cost

-$240.72

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$42.48

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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