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  • $561 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Caswell
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 1 donor
  • $0 still needed

Soft Circle Time Seats for Preschoolers

My students need soft seats for super-comfy seating right on the floor when we have circle time.

My Students

I work in an inner-city school that houses approximately 650 Pre K-Grade 6 students. Eighty percent are high needs students. Forty-five percent are English language learners. We service over 200 autistic and special education students. Our preschool program provides a developmental curriculum in an inclusive environment.

Our 3 preschool classrooms service seventy happy, playful and eager to learn 3- and 4-year-old students, with 63% being special needs.

Our program is based on the belief that “quality early childhood education programs will ensure the healthy growth of a future generation and provide the foundation for lifelong learning. Through a classroom that promotes the development of positive personal relationships and utilizes a variety of hands-on experiences, children gain confidence in their ability to explore, question, discover, solve problems, integrate knowledge, think critically and take risks.”

My Project

Our preschool classes spend a lot of time sitting on the floor during what we call "Circle Time." Circle Time is when teachers can lead group activities through direct instruction. It is a time for students to share, sing, communicate together, listen to stories and learn new concepts.

Sitting on the floor, even with a rug, can be uncomfortable and tiring for 3 and 4 year olds.

These soft, comfy seats are perfect for our little learners to sit comfortably, in a designated place, that will keep them from fidgeting and bothering their circle neighbors. Plus, they are vinyl and can be cleaned easily!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DD370X - Soft Seats - Set of 6 • Lakeshore Learning Materials $55.00 8 $440.00

Materials cost

$440.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$476.60

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.11

Total project goal

$560.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$560.71

1 Donor

-$560.71

Donations toward project cost

-$476.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$84.11

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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This project will reach 70 students.

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