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Mrs. Keezel from Beaverton OR is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Fun Materials

My students need school supplies and books to help them through the year. Also, new seating for flexible seating.

  • $157 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, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, I am looking to provide my students with meaningful learning experiences that help them be successful.

My students are learners, friends, and a supportive community!

They like to move, they love to read and love lots of positive attention. Many of them are English Language Learners and receive a free lunch based on their socioeconomic status. Some are even homeless. These things may prevent them from getting ahead early in life and may not provide them with the life experiences many of us see as "typical". From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom I focus on their potential and growth while they are with me. I may not be able to control their home lives, however, I can certainly control their experience during the school day. We focus daily on having a growth mindset, and have a saying in our room "mistakes are expected, inspected, corrected and respected." I am hopeful to inspire these kids to continue on a path of academic excellence.

My Project

Students will use these materials to help decide where they learn best and the seating arrangements they prefer. The cushions will be more comfortable and the fidgets will help kids focus. Students are always playing with putty and the fidget tools I selected are a much better option. We are also in need of a few books. These books will get added to our library and help students grow as a reader. Additionally, some of the school supplies like a hole puncher and post it notes are in dire need in my classroom. This supplies will be used and loved for sure.

Mrs. Keezel
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Swingline 2-7 Hole Punch, LightTouch, 20 Sheets Punch Capacity (74030) • Amazon Business $16.34 1 $16.34
Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion, Including Free Pump / Exercise Fitness Core Balance Disc • Amazon Business $16.29 1 $16.29
Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion, Including Free Pump / Exercise Fitness Core Balance Disc • Amazon Business $16.29 1 $16.29
BeYumi Marble Fidget Toys (20 PCS) - Relieve Stress, Increase Focus, Soothing Marble and Mesh Fidgets for Children, Adults, Kid and those with ADHD ADD OCD Autism Anxiety • Amazon Business $10.99 1 $10.99
Special Supplies Spiky Sensory Finger Acupressure Ring Set (Pack Of 10) Cool Hand Fidget Toy For Kids Teens & Adults Silent Stress Reducer & Massager - Helps With Focus ADHD & Autism • Amazon Business $8.89 1 $8.89
Invisible Emmie • Amazon Business $7.61 1 $7.61
8-Bit Baseball (Sports Illustrated Kids Graphic Novels) • Amazon Business $5.95 1 $5.95
4A Sticky Notes,1 1/2 x 2 Inches,Neon Assorted,100 Sheets/Pad,12 Pads/Pack,4A 301x12-N • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99
The Civil War (Blast Back!) • Amazon Business $4.82 1 $4.82
Meridian Electric 11141 10 cm LED Cylinder Tap Light, (Pack of 4) • Amazon Business $3.38 1 $3.38
Komodo Dragon vs. King Cobra (Who Would Win?) • Amazon Business $3.11 1 $3.11
Whale vs. Giant Squid (Who Would Win?) • Amazon Business $2.83 1 $2.83

Materials cost

$101.49

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.52

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$133.01

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.47

Total project goal

$156.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$156.48

2 Donors

-$156.48

Donations toward project cost

-$133.01

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$23.47

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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