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Mrs. Chappell from Oak Grove MO is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Just Right Books in a Just Right Spot

Help me give my students a bookcase, adjustable height desk, a wobble chair, lap desks, and wobble cushions.

  • $486 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is filled with active and eager first graders! We fill our days with a lot of learning through motion and hands-on activities. My students come to school each day ready to learn and take chances in order to learn and grown both academically and socially.

Our school is centered in the heart of Oak Grove in a unique setting with all grades K-12 all on the same campus.

Our students population varies from all backgrounds, which makes us very diverse.

Each student in my class loves learning although they each learn in their own way, be that movement, art, hands-on activities, differentiated seating, etc. I try to meet my students needs to help them succeed in class right where they are. My students give me a greater purpose and drive to provide them with all they might need to succeed!

My Project

I have already planned out where and how these supplies will be used in my classroom! They officially have a "home"!

Flexible seating allows my students to choose a spot in the room that is just right for them while working.

Students will be able to choose from a variety of seating options when doing independent and group work along, with choosing books from the new bookcase that we are focusing on for our current unit of instruction.

By donating to this project, students will be able to choose what learning space works best for them around our room. They will be able to focus on their reading and independent work, which in turn will help our lessons and activities be more effective for all students. The lap desks, wiggle stools, standing desk, and wiggle spots will be extremely beneficial for all students along with being able to be used as alternative seating for students who need to get their wiggles out throughout our day.

Letting students make choices to better their learning has been very beneficial for students to gain the confidence to choose what works best for them and to help them succeed.

Mrs. Chappell
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids Birch Hardwood Single-Sided Book Case Display Stand for Kids, 5 Shelves, Natural • Amazon Business $144.98 1 $144.98
Flash Furniture Student Desk with Grey Top and Adjustable Height Black Pedestal Frame • Amazon Business $62.99 1 $62.99
Kore Kids Wobble Chair - Flexible Seating Stool for Classroom & Elementary School, ADD/ADHD - Made in USA - Age 6-7, Grade 1-2, Orange (14in) • Amazon Business $52.99 1 $52.99
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Blue • Amazon Business $28.49 1 $28.49
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Green • Amazon Business $26.21 1 $26.21
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Eggplant • Amazon Business $25.00 1 $25.00
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Flexible Seating Classroom, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, Wiggle Seat for Sensory Kids (Office & Home & School) (34cm New Green) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Flexible Seating Classroom, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, Wiggle Seat for Sensory Kids (Office & Home & School) (34cm New Turkis) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99

Materials cost

$376.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.65

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$412.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.76

Total project goal

$485.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$485.05

5 Donors

-$455.05

Donations toward project cost

-$386.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.26

match offer

-$30.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$25.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$4.50

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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