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Mr. Belding from Santa Rosa CA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Play Doh and Wobble Chairs!

My students need Play Doh, Wobble Chairs and an electric pencil sharpener.

  • $313 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is located in a rural area where students often face many challenges outside of the classroom along with those they face every day at school. Yet, it's amazing how resilient they are when faced with challenges at school and at home. I'm inspired every day when I see the effort they put into their schoolwork. For many of my students, the classroom is their safe place to be. With all of the challenges my students overcome, they enjoy coming to school everyday and learning. They truly inspire me to keep working to provide them with the best learning experience!

My Project

My students love beginning their Monday mornings with a can of Play Doh and creating images describing their weekends. Others simply enjoy sitting and squeezing the Play Doh while adjusting to being back at school and beginning another week. We don't have enough Play Doh for everyone and the kids have been asking for more.

Wobble Chairs are a brilliant new invention to allow for flexible classroom seating.

Traditional chairs are rigid, uncomfortable and dangerous if a child leans back in them. Wobble Chairs provide students with the opportunity to control their movement while remaining seated and focused. Beginning with two Wobble Chairs in my classroom will help my students who need to move but also sit and focus at the same time. We are in need of a new pencil sharpener as well!

Mr. Belding
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 22 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Kore Patented WOBBLE Chair, Made in the USA, Active Sitting for Toddler, Pre-School, Kids, and Teens; Kids don't have to sit still anymore - "The BEST seat in any Classroom"! - Blue - Kids (14in) • Amazon Business $59.80 2 $119.60
X-ACTO High Volume Commercial Electric Pencil Sharpener, Model 41, Beige • Amazon Business $60.28 1 $60.28
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 36-Pack Case of Colors (Amazon Exclusive), Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 3-Ounce Cans • Amazon Business $22.00 1 $22.00
Staedtler Manual Pencil Sharpener (STD51163) Colors & Packaging May Vary • Amazon Business $3.69 3 $11.07

Materials cost

$212.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$19.48

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.19

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$265.62

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.87

Total project goal

$312.49

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$312.49

3 Donors

-$312.49

Donations toward project cost

-$265.62

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.87

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$0.00

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