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Mrs. Drewry from Waterbury CT is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Healthy, Active Wrap Up

Help me give my students cleaning supplies such as Magic Erasers and paper towels to keep them healthy as well as balls, slap bracelets, magnets, masks and stools to help keep them engaged and active.

  • $457 goal

This project expired on May 23, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love to come to school and they love to learn. However, teaching in an urban district which is a low-income area where over 95% of our students receive free or reduced-price breakfast/lunch can be challenging. Most of my students come from a background of trauma and require not only academic support, but social and emotional support throughout the day. My goal is to make their school experience meaningful and fun while also setting high expectations and providing a safe, loving environment for all of my students no matter their circumstances.

My Project

The materials I am requesting will help me in several ways throughout my classroom. I have many students of varying levels both academically and behaviorally. Many have a hard time sitting and learning due to an ADHD diagnosis. The stools will allow them to move while they are on task and focused for the remainder of the year. The balls, slap bracelets, superhero masks, magnets and other items will allow my students to enjoy rewards at the end of each week leading up to June. Many times a simple little incentive can keep the most challenging students on task and excited to earn something. At the same time, they need to be held accountable for their academic portion and their contribution to the classroom. By providing the students with paper towels and cleaning items they can take pride in their classroom and their individual area. Steve Martin once said, "Be so good, they can't ignore you", i want this to translate in all areas of my students lives in the classroom and in their communities. It can start within our classroom.

Mrs. Drewry
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids ACE Active Core Engagement Wobble Stool for Kids, Flexible Classroom and Home Seating, 15”, Orange • Amazon Business $44.99 2 $89.98
Kore Patented Wobble Chair | Now with Antimicrobial Protection | Stem Flexible Seating | Made in The USA - Active Sitting for Kids - Junior, Blue (16in) • Amazon Business $70.98 1 $70.98
Drawstring Backpack Bags - 12 Pack Reflective Sack Backpack Sport Gym Cinch Bag Travel Fabric Drawstring Backpacks • Amazon Business $17.89 2 $35.78
Mr. Clean Magic Eraser Bath, Cleaning Pads with Durafoam, Meadows & Rain, 8 Count • Amazon Business $11.48 2 $22.96
Blu7ive Hatch and Grow Easter Dinosaur Eggs Novelty Hatching Dinosaur Toys Dinosaur Party Supplies for Kids (60 Pack) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Oojami Mega Plastic Luau Lei Assortment - 100 Piece Pack • Amazon Business $17.89 1 $17.89
Liberty Imports Bucket of 72 Pcs Mini Emoji Rainbow Springs | Bulk Set of Assorted Rainbow Magic Coil Spring for Birthdays, Party Favors, Gifts • Amazon Business $15.94 1 $15.94
Zuru Bunch O Balloons Instant 100 Self-Sealing Water Balloons Complete Gift Set Bundle, 3 Piece (300 Balloons Total) • Amazon Business $14.97 1 $14.97
JOYIN Toy 72 PCs Slap Bracelets Valentines Day Party Favors Pack (24 Designs) with Colorful Hearts Animal Emoji and Unicorn • Amazon Business $13.95 1 $13.95
EMPEROR MAGNETS (30 Pck)– Super Strong Refrigerator Magnets | Powerful Fridge Magnets | Office Whiteboard Magnets | Cute Round Mini Magnets | HEAVY DUTY Dry Erase Board Magnet |20 Big+10 Small Magnets • Amazon Business $12.97 1 $12.97
Fun Express Color-Your-Own Superhero Masks (24 Pack) • Amazon Business $10.27 1 $10.27
GIFTEXPRESSTM 24 Pcs 6" Mini Inflatable Rainbow Multicolor Beach Ball • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
VIVA Choose-A-Sheet* Paper Towels White 6 Rolls • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Adventures of JoJo and BowBow: Candy Kisses • Amazon Business $6.93 1 $6.93

Materials cost

$352.59

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.29

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$387.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$68.45

Total project goal

$456.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$456.33

2 Donors

-$152.00

Donations toward project cost

-$129.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.05

match offer

-$303.45

Match offer toward project cost

-$257.93

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$45.52

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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