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Mrs. Scanlan from Rome NY is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Future Readers of America

Help me give my students a comfortable place to practice learning how to read. They will be even more excited to read their books in these comfy chairs!

  • $274 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I love teaching my student how to read! I love the excitement that they have for learning! I love to see how much they have grown as readers by the end of the school year! I love learning from them! I love showing my student new and exciting experiences while learning! Last year was my first year teaching the younger grades and it was when I realized that this is where I have always belonged! Teaching my students is one of my greatest joys!

My Project

I teach guided reading to small groups of students. My student love to go off and practice their books away from each other. They like to find quiet comfortable places around my classroom. It would be awesome to place these bean bags around my room for my students to sit and engage in reading.

These chairs would help my students foster a love for reading.

Most of my students need to move around a lot to keep their attention focused. So we often move all around during a lesson. We do whole group at the table. We stand up to play a game and we often look for a comfy spot to sit and do a reread of a book. These chairs would be an awesome addition to my classroom.

Mrs. Scanlan
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CLASSIC BEAN BAG JUNIOR 26 IN - SPECIFY COLOR • School Specialty $45.47 4 $181.88

Materials cost

$181.88

Vendor shipping charges

$18.19

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.73

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$232.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.08

Total project goal

$273.88

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$273.88

4 Donors

-$166.49

Donations toward project cost

-$141.52

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$24.97

match offer

-$107.39

Match offer toward project cost

-$91.28

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.11

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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