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Mrs. Dean from Seabrook TX is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Moving While We Learn: Help Our Students Become Mobile Learners!

My students need 2 Grandstand Comfort Seats, 2 Balance Ball Chairs, 4 Soft Rocker Chairs, and 4 Portable Laptop/Writing Table Stands to successfully complete their work in a flexible seating learning environment.

  • $679 goal

This project expired on October 18, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

When a person walks into our school, they can immediately feel the difference. Our school beams with optimistic teachers who are consistently trying to reach our students. Our school is thirty-nine percent low-income, and several of our students come from homes with little stability. Despite the odds against them, our students are energetic and hard-working.

While some students go to school solely to learn, our students come to school to be loved.

However, our students also hold another attribute: an eagerness to learn. With the right tools, our teachers can successfully complete the task of both loving and teaching our eager students.

My Project

After ten years of hands-on experience with students, I have learned that one factor plays an essential role in student success: CHOICE! The products that I have chosen will give my students the ultimate freedom to move their body (and themselves around the room) as they work.

While our school building was not physically affected by Hurricane Harvey, many of our students personally felt the lingering effects of the storm on their families.

Flexible seating allows our students to ease their anxiety and focus on learning by not having to stay seated in a rigid position. Flexible seating choice equals motivated, successful students!

Mrs. Dean
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 90 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids SoftZone Kids Gaming Rocker - Soft Foam Chair for Movies, Reading or TV - Sea Foam and Turquoise • Amazon Business $49.99 4 $199.96
Gaiam Balance Ball Chair – Exercise Stability Yoga Ball Premium Ergonomic Chair for Home and Office Desk with Air Pump, Exercise Guide and, Ocean • Amazon Business $69.98 2 $139.96
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Sea Foam • Amazon Business $25.00 4 $100.00
Flash Furniture Grandstand Comfort Seats by Flash with Ultra-Padded Seat in Green Teal • Amazon Business $49.32 2 $98.64

Materials cost

$538.56

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$576.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$101.76

Total project goal

$678.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$678.40

5 Donors

-$354.20

Donations toward project cost

-$301.07

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.13

match offer

-$324.20

Match offer toward project cost

-$275.57

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$48.63

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$0.00

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