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Mrs. Houston from Sarahsville OH is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

High Seats, High Goals

My students need stools to have flexible seating for comfort while learning and supplies to create projects.

  • $165 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My amazing students live in a rural area, and more than half survive below the poverty line. My classroom is an inclusion class. This means that I teach students with disabilities along with their typically developing peers.

I learn as much from my students as they learn from me.

Despite the challenges my students face from learning difficulties, poverty, and living in the heart of the opioid crisis, they continue to have good attitudes. They are eager to learn. I want to fill their space with the tools that help them to have the same opportunities as children in more prominent areas. My students deserve every advantage.

My Project

My project consists of two counter height, red stools to be used at a high table. This table that has been raised to bar height has become a very popular seating choice in my flexible seating classroom. The stools will be the perfect compliment to this seating option.

Allowing the students to choose untraditional seating has been proven to improve scores.

It also makes students want to be at school, which is half of the battle.

Another part of this project is cardstock. The students will use this while sitting in the flexible seating to complete projects. They will work together and collaborate.

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

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 32 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Leader Accessories Modern Swivel Red Bar Stool Diagonal Line, Hydraulic Adjustable Bar Stools,Set of 2 • Amazon Business $89.99 1 $89.99
Neenah Exact Vellum Bristol, 8.5" x 11", 67 lb/147 gsm, White, 94 Brightness, 750 Sheets, 3 Pack (80211) • Amazon Business $17.85 1 $17.85

Materials cost

$107.84

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.62

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$139.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.61

Total project goal

$164.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$164.07

3 Donors

-$151.42

Donations toward project cost

-$130.96

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.46

match offer

-$10.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$8.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$1.50

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.65

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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