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Ms. Miller from San Leandro CA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Intervention for Youth Education

My students need flexible seating options like yoga balls, stools, and cushions to help them while working in the classroom. These items help empower students to learn and to easily collaborate with their peers.

  • $496 goal

This project expired on October 31, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I'm an Elementary Intervention Specialist and work with students K-5th grade. We are a Title I school and my students face many challenges such as poverty, homelessness, and lack of supplies.

Even though, at times, my students struggle academically and behaviorally, they come to school with a positive attitude and are ready to learn.My students are inquisitive and love to ask questions.

They are creative and many of them use multiple intelligences to learn. To meet the needs of my students, I incorporate many different learning strategies and have flexible seating options. My students also love to use technology to learn and complete assignments.

They persevere and try their best even when facing a challenge. My students show up daily and are eager to improve and learn new skills.

My Project

The products that I have selected will help make my classroom more of an effective learning environment. The flexible seating options allow students to take charge of their learning. They are able to make choices that work best for them. During group and independent work times they can choose a location in the classroom that works for them. This will also help during collaboration time. When students are comfortable, they are more motivated to learn.

Students will be able to use fidget sensory toys to focus more in class.

Students will be able to use items like kinetic sand and bands to block out distractions and increase productivity. These products will help keep students engaged in class and will help to prevent behavior challenges.

Ms. Miller
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, Kids Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) (34cm New Purple) • Amazon Business $19.99 5 $99.95
Trideer Exercise Ball Chair, 65cm&75cm Stability Ball Ring & Pump, Flexible Seating, Improves Balance, Core Strength & Posture (Office & Home & Classroom) (Ball New Ring (Purple), 65cm) • Amazon Business $32.99 3 $98.97
Norwood Commercial Furniture NOR-1101AC-SO Plastic Stack Stools, 17.75" Height, 11.75" Width, 11.75" Length, Assorted Colors (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $59.99 1 $59.99
Sun Pleasure EZ Inflate High Volume AC Air Pump - Inflator Deflator Air Pump with 3 Universal Nozzles - Electric Air Pump for Inflatables, Airbeds, Inflatable Pool (Home 1.2 PSI) • Amazon Business $23.95 1 $23.95
KeNeer 7Pack Stretchy String Fidget Sensory Toys - Relieve Stress, and Increase Patience - Build Resistance Squeeze, Pull - Good for kids with ADD, ADHD or Autism, and Adults to Strengthen Arms • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
MAD MATTR WABA Fun Super-Soft Modelling Dough Compound That Never Dries Out, 10 Ounces, Red • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
MAD MATTR WABA Fun Super-Soft Modelling Dough Compound that Never Dries Out, 10 Ounces, Green • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
MAD MATTR WABA Fun Super-Soft Modelling Dough Compound that Never Dries Out, 10 Ounces, Pink • Amazon Business $15.36 1 $15.36

Materials cost

$353.18

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.32

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.30

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$420.80

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$74.26

Total project goal

$495.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$495.06

7 Donors

-$295.06

Donations toward project cost

-$250.80

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.26

match offer

-$200.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$170.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.00

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$0.00

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