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Ms. Wayland from Charlottesville VA is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Let's Get Ready to Wobble

My students need five Kore Wobble chairs to increase their focus during small group instruction.

  • $334 goal

This project expired on December 22, 2014.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

For a lot of kids, sitting still is hard work! It can take a lot of brainpower to remain stationary and safe for children that have ADHD...or just a lot of energy!

My students are bright, vibrant, and full of energy.

There is a wide range of personalities and abilities in my classroom, but all of my students have at least one thing in common: they deserve the best instruction in the best environment possible. My students attend a wonderfully warm, welcoming school, but this high-poverty community just doesn't have the resources to update classroom furniture.

My Project

I am committed to providing quality small-group instruction to all students, but that setting can be challenging for children who struggle to sit still. The brainpower those kids use in an effort to sit still and follow the rules should be channeled instead into their reading and math instruction! These chairs will allow students to move without distraction or danger - no more tipped chairs! - and to focus on their work.

Wobble chairs will allow my students to feel comfortable and safe in my classroom.

They will allow more energy to be spent learning to love reading and math than struggling to fit into an environment not suited to student needs.

Ms. Wayland
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kore WOBBLE Chair - Blue - Kids (14in) • Amazon $49.95 5 $249.75

Materials cost

$249.75

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$283.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.03

Total project goal

$333.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$333.53

5 Donors

-$124.12

Donations toward project cost

-$107.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$16.37

Matching donations from our partners

-$206.76

Match offers toward project cost

-$175.75

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$31.01

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$2.64

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$0.00

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