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Mrs. Wisnewski from Oak Creek WI is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Learners Looking for Flexible Seating

My students need a comfortable seating option, bean bag chairs, stability balls, and chair pads for our classroom.

  • $287 goal

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My Students

I teach fabulous fourth graders. I have 28 students in my class who are excited to learn.

We are a classroom of diverse learners.

A third of my class are ELL students who are still learning English. I also have students from low-income households. In our class, we learn about all the wonderful ways we are different but still come together to work as a school family.

Throughout the day our learning requires us to work in small groups, independently, or as a whole class. We are constantly changing where we are working, and who we are working with.

Every day I am so thankful for the wonderful group of students I am privileged to lead.

My Project

The last two days I spent in a workshop, sitting on a hard folding chair. I will admit, I couldn't do my best work because I was so uncomfortable. I then realized this must be how my students feel in their chairs and desks. So I am hoping to build a classroom with flexible seating options for students.

I am looking to purchase bean bag chairs, chair pads, camp chairs and balance balls so that students have a variety of comfortable seating options.

I know that if students can work in their best learning environment that they will be able to focus more on their learning.

I can already see my students scattered around the room, cozy in their seating choice, reading a book, or solving a math problem!

Mrs. Wisnewski
Grades 3-5

This project will reach 30 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids SoftZone Floor Cushions with Handles, 2" Deluxe Foam, Square, Assorted, (6-Pack) • Amazon Business $70.00 1 $70.00
Big Joe Dorm Chair, Pink Passion • Amazon Business $38.49 1 $38.49
Big Joe Dorm Bean Bag Chair, Sapphire • Amazon Business $38.35 1 $38.35
Gaiam Kids Stay-N-Play Children's Balance Ball - Flexible School Chair, Active Classroom Desk Seating with Stay-Put Stability Legs, Includes Air Pump, Blue, 52cm • Amazon Business $20.31 1 $20.31
Gaiam Kids Stay-N-Play Children's Balance Ball - Flexible School Chair, Active Classroom Desk Seating with Stay-Put Stability Legs, Includes Air Pump, Lime, Junior (52cm) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Quik Chair Folding Chair, Blue • Amazon Business $13.49 1 $13.49
Quik Chair Folding Chair, Green • Amazon Business $9.74 1 $9.74

Materials cost

$210.37

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.16

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$243.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$42.98

Total project goal

$286.51

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$286.51

5 Donors

-$200.00

Donations toward project cost

-$170.00

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.00

match offer

-$86.51

Match offer toward project cost

-$73.53

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.98

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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