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Ms. Allen from Toledo OH is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Stability Rings for Exercise Balls!

My students need stability rings to keep their exercise balls stable while they sit on them!

  • $340 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As a teacher in a high poverty school district, my students are often faced with several challenges in and out of the classroom. I am hoping to create an engaging learning environment within my classroom that gets my boys excited about the education they are receiving! Most of the young men I teach are coming from a high-poverty, inner-city neighborhood. In our school, 100% of our students receive free and reduced lunch.

My students constantly surprise me with the level of enthusiasm they have.

In our classroom, we focus on their potential for growth rather than the challenges that could hold them back. I aspire to create lifelong learners that are engaged in their learning. I work very hard to meet the needs of my students, both academically and socially. I know the young men I teach can achieve a great deal, and I appreciate you taking the time to read about them!

My Project

Many kids have a hard time completing work without getting antsy and needing to move around. Teaching in an all boys school, I see this very often within my classroom. Research shows that male students especially benefit from extra movement while they are learning. It indicates that this movement helps them not only get their work done, but also helps them to retain the information being learned.

I can tell you from my own experience in an all boys classroom, my boys are always on the move.

Having exercise balls available to my students is a great and easy way to help my students achieve success and stay active while doing so! However, we need stability rings to keep their exercise balls stable while they sit on them! I appreciate you reading my project. The young men I teach have incredible potential and your support can help them to reach their goals. Thank you!

Ms. Allen
Grades 3-5
Nearly all 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 17 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Incline Fit Yoga Exercise Ball Base, Black • Amazon Business $14.99 17 $254.83

Materials cost

$254.83

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$288.65

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$50.94

Total project goal

$339.59

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$339.59

2 Donors

-$169.80

Donations toward project cost

-$144.33

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.47

match offer

-$169.79

Match offer toward project cost

-$144.32

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.47

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$0.00

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