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Mrs. Schoemehl from Chesterfield MO is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Flexible Seats for Flexible Bodies

My students need 6 Ergo Ergo flexible seats to keep their minds and bodies active at the same time.

  • $593 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class of energetic first graders walk, skip, and twirl into my classroom every day, excited to learn! They are a very curious and creative group who love reading books, calculating numbers, investigating science and writing stories.

Educators, researchers, and students are discovering the benefits and advantages of cooperative, active, and engaged learning.

Our school is consistently one of the top performing schools in our state and is made up of a wide range of socioeconomic levels, so my goal is to continue my students on this path of excellence as they grow up to become lifelong learners.

My Project

My group of first graders sit at their desks throughout the day but when we move into centers, the students do not have a variety of options on where to sit. Research confirms that physical activity – moving, stretching, and walking – can actually enhance the learning process and the brain learns best and retains most when the organism is actively involved in physical activity.

I am requesting 6 Ergo Ergo seats, which are colorful ergonomic chairs that rock in any direction and provide a fun, active way for kids to sit while strengthening both muscles and the attention span.

Please consider this project to help my students strengthen their minds and bodies at the same time!

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ErgoErgo seat 15hx14w elementary size • moving-minds.com $399.00 1 $399.00

Materials cost

$399.00

Vendor shipping charges

$68.50

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$503.48

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.85

Total project goal

$592.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$592.33

2 Donors

-$567.33

Donations toward project cost

-$482.23

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$85.10

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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