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Ms. Smith from Bethany OK is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Seats and Puzzles

Help me give my students new bar stools for our MakerSpace area and 20 Rubik's cubes.

  • $549 goal

This project expired on February 7, 2019.

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My Students

Our school is located in a high poverty area. Reading is not a priority for most of our school families. Therefore, in my middle school library, I strive to provide students with a comfortable environment where they can learn to explore the world by interacting with STEAM, reading both fiction and nonfiction books, and even just a safe place to sit and visit with a friend.

Our library is the heart of the school and gives students a comfortable place to be themselves while exploring different resources.Our school consists of 675 students and 70 staff members.

We are a Title I school with 95% of our students qualifying for free or reduced cost lunch. Even though our students are struggling they always come to the library eager to learn.

My Project

We are in need of new bar seating for our MakerSpace counter. This counter has bar stools currently that are falling apart. We'd love to make this a space where students enjoy sitting and want to explore the tools we have. We are also interested in getting 20 Rubik's cubes to help give our students more STEM opportunities. We currently are borrowing 600 from a lending program and the kids are having a blast. We'd love to build up our very own large set so that the kids can work in groups to do challenges. Seats and puzzles will make a huge impact in our library MakerSpace area.

Ms. Smith
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 650 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DHP Luxor Metal Counter Stool with Wood Seat and Backrest, Set of Two, 30", Antique Gun Metal • Amazon Business $87.30 3 $261.90
Hasbro Rubik's Cube • Amazon Business $6.78 20 $135.60

Materials cost

$397.50

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$32.40

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$465.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$82.21

Total project goal

$548.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$548.07

1 Donor

-$548.07

Donations toward project cost

-$465.86

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$82.21

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$0.00

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