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Ms. Marriott from Chula Vista CA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Necessities for Biology

Help me give my students a better way to model and collaborate with a new lab stool and chalk markers for desktops.

  • $186 goal

This project expired on March 5, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My 9th grade environmental biology students are part of our Global Scholars Program. Our unifying theme is the UN Sustainable Development Goals. They are so enthusiastic when they can really take on a project!

Students are a diverse bunch in terms of backgrounds, achievement levels, and experiences.

Cell energy is really confusing for students, and having some good hands on modeling materials will really help us! In addition, we had a lab chair break and we really need a new one!

My Project

Students can be really hard on classroom equipment and we need a lab stool desperately! We use the markers to draw models on the table tops. Using the markers on table tops not only saves paper, but the novelty inspires students to come up with great models and diagrams.

I think that if you give students a classroom that looks smart, professional, and interesting they are more inclined to put forth a professional level of effort.

The physical environment does make a difference in student behaviour and achievement. Teaching must be one of the only professions where one is expected to bring their own furniture!

Ms. Marriott
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 125 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Boss Office Products B1617-GY Ergonomic Works Drafting Chair with Loop Arms in Grey • Amazon Business $92.21 1 $92.21
Liquid Chalk Marker Pen - White Dry Erase Marker - Chalk Markers for Chalkboard Signs, Windows, Blackboard, Glass - 6mm Reversible Tip (5 Pack) - 24 Chalkboard Labels Included • Amazon Business $8.88 1 $8.88
WSSROGY 2 Pcs Bar Stool Seat Cushion Cover Bar Cotton Stool Cover Round Cushion with Non-Slip Backing and Elastic Band 13" fits Stand Bar Stool Commercial Grade • Amazon Business $8.24 1 $8.24
TetraMin Tropical Flakes, Nutritionally Balanced Fish Food, 7.06-Ounce • Amazon Business $6.10 1 $6.10

Materials cost

$115.43

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$10.56

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.73

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$157.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.83

Total project goal

$185.55

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$185.55

1 Donor

-$157.72

Donations toward project cost

-$157.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$27.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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