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Mrs. Lowing from Belton SC is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Organized, Responsible & Focused

My students need Tiny Octopus Seat Pouches to teach them responsibility and organizational skills.

  • $329 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have 20 sweet, bright, energetic, eager, and loving first graders. My students have wide range of abilities. I have 6 girls and 14 boys. My six to seven year old students are full of energy and need to get up and move. They love to sing, dance, and groove their way around the classroom (and the hallway) watching many educational songs and videos! Our school is in a low-income, high needs area. Many of our students need extra attention and love throughout the school day.

My Project

I am asking for 15 Tiny Octopus Student Chair Pouches to help teach my students' organizational skills, responsibility and respect for materials.

This chair pocket will make a difference in my student's learning as each student's materials will now be at their desk instead of in book bins across the room.

These pouches will cut down on distractions and transition time to increase learning time and focus.

This is my first year using flexible seating and the book bins were my first strategy for organizing student materials. This was not an awful strategy but has created a struggled for transition times and responsibility for organizing materials within the bucket.

Mrs. Lowing
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Tiny Octopus Student Chair Pockets For Classrooms - Books and Supplies Chairback Organizer - Foldable and Portable Class Seat Companion (Blue) • Amazon Business $15.29 15 $229.35

Materials cost

$229.35

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.17

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.44

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$278.96

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$49.23

Total project goal

$328.19

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$328.19

4 Donors

-$278.19

Donations toward project cost

-$236.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$41.73

match offer

-$50.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$42.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$7.50

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$0.00

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