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Ms. Hemker from San Antonio TX is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

New Seats for Sure!

Help me give my students new seating for the classroom and library area!

  • $298 goal

This project expired on March 21, 2020.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a fourth grade teacher at a Title 1 San Antonio school. My class this year is incredible - they impress me every day. They come prepared to learn and are motivated to try new things. A few of my students were previously my second graders - seeing their growth has been so exciting!

I strive to engage my students in and excite them about what they're learning!

I want to give my students every opportunity possible. They deserve it!

My Project

I am looking to add more seats to our flexible seating collection. The kids love our rolling chairs and bean bags. I also have some books they've been asking about. We also need some new supplies for our daily routine.

The kids love flexible seating!

We have some exercise balls, rolling chairs, wobble stools, and a few bean bags. I like giving them options when they choose were to work. I want them to be comfortable if they choose to work around the classroom.

I have a hard working group this year and I want to give them any option I can!

Ms. Hemker
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Big Joe Bean Bag, 98-Inch, Sapphire • Amazon Business $37.59 2 $75.18
Flash Furniture Vibrant Pink and Chrome Swivel Task Office Chair with Tractor Seat • Amazon Business $36.94 2 $73.88
Mr. Sketch 2003992 Scented Washable Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 36 Count • Amazon Business $20.61 1 $20.61
SITAKE 24 Pack Fine Tip Dry Erase Markers Black, Ultra Fine Point Whiteboard Markers Set with Low-Odor Ink, Washable Whiteboard Pens bulk for Kids, Teachers, Speakers, or Warehouse Manager (24-PACK) • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial: The Classic Illustrated Storybook (Pop Classics) • Amazon Business $11.45 1 $11.45
I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness • Amazon Business $10.59 1 $10.59
Westcott School Left and Right Handed Kids 5” Scissors, Pointed, 6 Pack (16455) • Amazon Business $4.88 2 $9.76
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban • Amazon Business $5.76 1 $5.76

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