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Ms. Scamardella from Staten Island NY is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Lets Be Flexible

Help me give my students comfortable and unique flexible seating options for small groups

  • $322 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My classroom is a mix of students with special education needs and general education students. All of my students' needs are vast, but they love to learn and they work very hard. They want to grow as students, as well as individuals. They are a class of individuals with many different learning styles and needs.

My students are learners and they try their hardest to be the best students they can.

However, many of them have learning disabilities or speech and language delays. They learn in many different ways and have many different needs. Many of them come from low, socio-economic homes and school is their safety net. We are a Title One school where all of our students receive free lunch. It's a place where they feel safe and cared for.

My Project

We need flexible seating to use during small groups. There are many times throughout the school day where we will be away from out desks to participate in small groups. We move to various parts of our classroom or even out in the hallway. We will use these chairs during all subjects. These seats will provide a comfortable space for us to sit and concentrate on our work. They will help us be successful in English language arts, math, writing science and social studies. They will provide us with a wonderful work space.

Ms. Scamardella
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC405GA FlexSpace Comfy Floor Seat Gray • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 4 $239.96

Materials cost

$239.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$273.56

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$48.28

Total project goal

$321.84

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$321.84

7 Donors

-$264.06

Donations toward project cost

-$243.81

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.25

match offer

-$35.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$29.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.78

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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