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Mrs. Carstens from Le Roy IL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Floor Seating Now Available

My students need the option sit at a desk or on the floor.

  • $275 goal

This project expired on September 6, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students today are more active than in the past. They have a hard time sitting still for long periods of time. This often makes school difficult for them.

Implementing brain breaks, doing cross body exercises, and having PE daily helps, but they are not enough.

Students today need to be able to sit and move at the same time. This allows them to focus their energy on their learning instead of on their movement.

Many of my students rock in their chairs, tip backwards or find other ways to move while seated. If they had different seating options, I believe this would allow them needed variety and help them to focus on their learning.

My Project

Students in my class have the opportunity to sit and work anywhere. We are requesting four Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seats so that they can sit on the floor and be just as comfortable as in a chair at a desk. We even have a low table for them to work at while sitting on the floor.

Students that have the option to sit at a table, on the floor, in a chair or on a pillow feel in control of their learning.

With the Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat, deciding where to sit will be the hardest part of their day! Floor chairs will make learning fun!

Mrs. Carstens
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC405GR - Flex-Space Comfy Floor Seat - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $49.99 4 $199.96

Materials cost

$199.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$232.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.11

Total project goal

$274.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$274.07

1 Donor

-$274.07

Donations toward project cost

-$232.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.11

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$0.00

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