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Ms. Eller from Houston TX is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ms. Eller's Wiggle Worms

My students need balance ball chairs, wobble cushions, classroom rug, lap desks, bean bag chairs, and saucer chairs.

  • $994 goal

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My Students

I am so thrilled to be in second grade this year! Creating excitement about math and curiosity about science is what I love!

My students are incredible and each have unique talents.

They all learn in unique ways and have something to offer. I want every student in my classroom to feel capable, smart, and develop a lifelong excitement to learn. This love of learning begins with creating an interesting classroom environment for my students to learn and thrive in!

My Project

I teach at a Title I school and want to continue to give my students every opportunity that they greatly deserve to have an engaging and meaningful educational experience! It is so important for kids to be able to move during the day, and flexible seating allows for that.

There is a plethera of research about flexible seating and creating engaging learning environments that helps make school interesting for kids.

With these items, I will be able to give all of my children an opportunity to learn in their own unique way, while keeping them engaged and excited about being in my classroom. The yoga ball seats will be used at my desk during intervention time, to make the experience less daunting for students. With portable desks students can choose a comfortable seat on the floor, which they love, and the lap desks can be taken outdoors for science investigations. Wobble seats help those students who are squirmy and have a constant need to move in order to focus, and a rug will provide a perimeter for them to sit in as well as comfort during class meetings and mini lessons. Bean bags and saucer chairs are ideal for independent work and reading time, making individual stations seem like less of a burden.

Ms. Eller
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Honey-Can-Do TBL-03540 Portable Laptop Lap Desk with Handle, Mint, 23 L x 16 W x 2.5 H • Amazon Business $11.78 10 $117.80
Safavieh California Premium Shag Collection SG151-7272 Lilac Area Rug (5'3" x 7'6") • Amazon Business $113.04 1 $113.04
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Sand • Amazon Business $25.00 4 $100.00
ECR4Kids The Surf Portable Lap Desk/Laptop Stand/Writing Table, Sea Foam • Amazon Business $25.00 4 $100.00
Urban Shop Saucer Chair, Adult, Mint • Amazon Business $43.95 2 $87.90
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 Green, 45cm • Amazon Business $19.98 4 $79.92
Kids Floor Seats, 6-Pack-16 inch KinderCushion, Comfortable 2 inches thick Circles, Story Time Cushions for school or home, Alternative Seating, Yellow Blue Green Red Purple Orange • Amazon Business $69.95 1 $69.95
REEHUT Stability Balance Disc Trainer w/Free 9-Page Ebook - 13" Diameter Wobble Cushion w/Air Pump for Workout, Therapy, Fitness and Training Exercise (Purple) • Amazon Business $11.99 4 $47.96
Big Joe Classic Bean Bag Chair, Lavender Polka Dot • Amazon Business $43.64 1 $43.64
Smart Additions Bean Bag Chair - Bean Bag For Stuffed Animal Storage, Stuff And Sit Bean Bag Cover For Kids, Toy Storage Bean Bag Chair, Bright Color Zigzag Bean Bag Toy Organizer, Gray - Extra Large • Amazon Business $22.99 1 $22.99
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99

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