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Mrs. Leigh from Saint Louis MO is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Home Away From Home With Flexible Seating

Help me give my students a voice and a choice about where they sit in the classroom with stools.

  • $361 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Life is challenging for my students. They come from a variety of different economic backgrounds with 100% of my students receiving free breakfast and lunch. They face and experience many challenges by the time they are school aged.

Despite life's challenges, my students walk into the classroom full of life, ready to learn, excited for what is in store for them each day.

My students thrive in an environment where they have a voice and a choice about their learning and their environment.

My Project

Despite facing hardships on a daily basis, my students are eager to learn and do their best. They want to be in school because they want to learn all they can, so they can be successful one day.

To my students, school is a home way from home, where they feel safe and comfortable to explore all of life's possibilities.

As a teacher, I want my classroom to feel like a home away from home. Having a variety of places for them to share ideas and dreams empowers my students to become lifelong learners. Stools will give my students another place to gather to work, have small group discussions, and dream about their future.

Providing a variety of places for my students to learn empowers them to take charge of where and how they engage in their learning. When students are uncomfortable, they are distracted and unproductive. Flexible seating allows students to find comfortable positions throughout the classroom. Comfortable students are calm, focused, and productive.

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 25 students.

13 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
(5 Pack) National Public Seating 18" Heavy Duty Steel Stool, Grey • Amazon Business $136.00 2 $272.00

Materials cost

$272.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$306.08

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$54.01

Total project goal

$360.09

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$360.09

10 Donors

-$360.09

Donations toward project cost

-$306.08

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.01

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$0.00

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