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Ms. R. from Meriden CT is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Keep the Kids Calm!

Help me give my students a comfortable space to be mindful and reflect!

  • $257 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are hardworking, smart and fully capable of great successes. They come in to each school year motivated and ready to take on the year! Our school is a free and reduced lunch school so as teachers we strive to make the school days pleasant and comfortable for our students. Many students seek quiet areas during the school day to become present and mindful and our goal is to provide this space for them! We are looking forward to a great school year!

My Project

My project has items to contribute to a calm environment. We have lights and beanbag chairs for the area, books about mindfulness and self exploration and snacks for the moments where they need a little chocolate to get through! This space will be a comfortable space for students to freely express themselves and relax during moments when they feel they need to be centered. This project is a great way to kick off the school year with new items to entice the 100 new freshman that I will have on my caseload! As always thank you for your generosity to our students!

Ms. R.
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sofa Sack - Plush, Ultra Soft Bean Bag Chair - Memory Foam Bean Bag Chair with Microsuede Cover - Stuffed Foam Filled Furniture and Accessories for Dorm Room - Charcoal 3' • Amazon Business $64.99 1 $64.99
Simple Designs Home LF2000-SLV Simple Designs Floor Lamp with Reading Light, Silver • Amazon Business $29.99 1 $29.99
Ultimate Snack Assortment Care Package - Chips, Crackers, Cookies, Nuts, Bars - School, Work, Military or Home (40 Pack) • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Ultimate Snack Care Package, Variety Assortment of Chips, Cookies, Crackers & More, 40 Count • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
The Original McKenzie Lumbar Roll by OPTP - Low Back Support for Office Chairs and Car Seats • Amazon Business $18.55 1 $18.55
Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals • Amazon Business $14.27 1 $14.27
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens • Amazon Business $12.47 1 $12.47

Materials cost

$185.25

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.78

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$218.03

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.48

Total project goal

$256.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$256.51

3 Donors

-$116.67

Donations toward project cost

-$109.02

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.65

match offer

-$128.25

Match offer toward project cost

-$109.01

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.24

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$11.59

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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