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Ms. Cheng from San Ramon CA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Moving, Collaborating, and Learning in History

My students need a more mobile learning space! Block periods are 100 minutes, and students often times feel restricted. By giving them adjustable desks with wheels, they will be able to collaborate more easily!

  • $827 goal

This project expired on January 4, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students go to CHS, and are from a community that values academic and athletic success. They are from a very large school with almost 3,000 students. Because of this large group, my students are diverse in background and identities. They signed up for Global Studies because of an interest in Human Rights and project based learning! They aim to encourage an environment of critical thinking and productive conversations. My classroom is attempting to shift from a complete set of traditional desks to a mix of individual desks and naturally collaborative spaces.

Enthusiastic and engaged; my students are ready to work in a space that will allow them to collaborate and create with other minds.

Individual desks are difficult to move around when getting into groups. They limit the mobility of the student within the desk. And they're not ideal for collaborative spaces. They're designed for individual work. By acquiring these tables, it will change the vibe of the classroom. It'll allow students to really feel as though the classroom is a space to collectively learn and grow as a group.

My Project

These adjustable and mobile desks will make a world of a difference in my classroom for all types of students. By donating, you will not only help increase student engagement and collaboration, you will ultimately help increase their academic success.

Flexible seating will teach students that their learning is not always bound to a traditional seat, but that their learning can be as creatively configured and active as they want it to be!

I believe in transforming a student's learning experience by providing them a comfortable, creative, open, and modern environment to learn and grow in, and ultimately give back to.

Ms. Cheng
Grades 9-12

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This project will reach 180 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Jerry & Maggie - Adjustable Height Desk Laptop Desk Office Home Movable Table Bedside Lapdesk With 4 Wheels Flexible Wooden Stand Desk Cart Tray Side Table - Jet Black • Amazon Business $37.99 16 $607.84

Materials cost

$607.84

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$55.62

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.12

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$702.58

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$123.98

Total project goal

$826.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$826.56

9 Donors

-$751.56

Donations toward project cost

-$638.83

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$112.73

match offer

-$75.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$63.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.25

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$0.00

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