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Ms. Seigel from S San Francisco CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Us Get Comfy and Organized

My students need headphones to fully utilize the new ipads we received. The Bouncy Chair fidget bands and stools will provide flexible seating in the classroom and help them stay comfortable and focused while they learn.

  • $800 goal

This project expired on July 9, 2018.

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My Students

I teach second grade in a Title I school in California. My students are a diverse group of learners who speak a variety of languages at home. One thing they have in common is a kindness and commitment to learning together with their peers. Our classroom visitors compliment them on how kind and helpful they are to each other.

My students work well together, especially when studying science in our school garden.

They are inquisitive and active learners. They love opportunities to be outside and to be physically active.

My Project

I'm requesting a class set of headphones so we can use our set of ipads as a listening center. This will provide my second graders with the opportunity to hear what fluent reading sounds like, be exposed to new vocabulary words, and support them in decoding unfamiliar words. All of which will support their developing reading skills.

Some of my second graders sit in chairs that are too large for their small bodies, while others find sitting still difficult.

The stools and Bouncy Chair Bands will provide my class with an array of flexible and comfortable seating options. The rolling carts, storage crates and bins will create reading nooks and quiet zones. The balance boards and bouncy chair bands will allow students to get the wiggles out and refocus on learning.

Ms. Seigel
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 22 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Egghead EGG-IAG-1000-SO Stereo School Headphones, Black • Amazon Business $5.41 24 $129.84
Norwood Commercial Furniture NOR-STOOLBS-SO Plastic Stack Stool, 17 3/4" Height, 11 3/4" Width, 11 3/4 " Length, Black with Silver Legs (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $50.64 2 $101.28
IRIS 4-Drawer Rolling Storage Cart with Organizer Top, White • Amazon Business $21.17 3 $63.51
Bouncy Chair Fidget Bands (12-Pack) - Improves Focus in the Classroom for School Kids and Students – Works for ADD ADHD Autism Sensory Needs - Bounce & Stretch Foot Band – Silent and Non-Disruptive • Amazon Business $25.99 2 $51.98
Carrom 510.41 Balance Board, Natural • Amazon Business $44.54 1 $44.54
Get Out! Deluxe Balance Board in Red – Wobble Training Tool for All Ages (Kid to Adult) Agility, Workout, Exercise • Amazon Business $17.99 2 $35.98
Sterilite 16929006 Storage Crate, Black, 6-Pack • Amazon Business $32.02 1 $32.02
IRIS Weathertight Storage Box, 62 Quart - Clear • Amazon Business $22.30 1 $22.30
6 Pack - Plastic Storage Organizing Basket, Cabinet Shelf Kitchen Drawer Refrigerator, Freezer Organizer Bins, 15" x 10", White • Amazon Business $20.99 1 $20.99
IRIS 46 Quart WEATHERTIGHT Storage Box, Clear • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
IRIS 53 Quart Stack & Pull Box, Clear • Amazon Business $16.29 1 $16.29
Vkey 1000pcs (500 Pair Sets) 20mm Diameter Sticky Back Coins Hook & Loop Self Adhesive Dots Tapes White-Delivery By FBA • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
Begale Plastic Storage Basket/ Bins Organizer, Set of 3 • Amazon Business $11.55 1 $11.55
Sterilite 16608006 Small Stacking Basket, White Basket w/ Titanium Accents, 6-Pack • Amazon Business $11.41 1 $11.41
Belkin RockStar 5-Jack Multi Headphone Audio Splitter (Black) • Amazon Business $6.85 1 $6.85
Ikea Large Shopping Bag (Blue) • Amazon Business $4.65 1 $4.65

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