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Mrs. Shearer from Sandgap KY is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hocus Pocus! Everybody Focus!

My students need 12 stability ball chairs to improve their focus.

  • $468 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are growing and learning in the same small, tight knit community that I grew up in. Many of them have limited opportunities to experience the world outside of our town. Through our classroom, they are exposed to new ideas, cultures, foods....They are encouraged to be dreamers, thinkers, talkers, and questioners. They are mini inspirations to themselves and others around them. They are budding ambassadors, world travelers, scientists, entrepreneurs, teachers and more! They are our future, and I want to give them a great start to their long, successful lives.

My Project

Stability balls are replacing chairs in classrooms all over the United States. My students range in ability and as my school moves towards customized learning, using stability balls will help customize the classroom dynamic as well. These stability balls would provide my students fitness in the classroom and help improve their concentration. Stability balls are a way to wiggle in a controlled manner. Research has stated that it helps improve posture, strengthen muscles, and help their brain focus on the assigned task. When students are sitting on stability balls both sides of their brain are engaged and it helps students keep centered on the ball.

Mrs. Shearer
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 68 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
BALL CHAIR - SIT'N'GYM PERLA 65 CM (25.5 IN) - PEARL WHITE • School Specialty $27.47 12 $329.64

Materials cost

$329.64

Vendor shipping charges

$32.96

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$397.54

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$70.15

Total project goal

$467.69

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$467.69

3 Donors

-$467.69

Donations toward project cost

-$397.54

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$70.15

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$0.00

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