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Ms. Willis from Rio Rancho NM is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Stand, Sit, Kneel...Just Learn!

My students need flexible seating options. The stools and stability balls will help them stay focused while still being able to move around.

  • $291 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My kindergarten students are so eager to learn and absolutely love school! They are busy bees throughout the day, always learning, always growing. They love exploring, trying out new things, doing everything hands on and getting to know the world around them. I love watching them learn and grow throughout the year.

They inspire me to be a better teacher!

And I hope to inspire them to be the best that they can be in every aspect of their lives!

My Project

Kindergarten students are so eager and excited to be in school learning new things, but a lot of times they have a hard time sitting still.

Flexible seating helps students to be able to have the freedom of choosing where to sit that will best suit their needs when learning.

When students get to choose their seat, they are building the ability to start learning how they best learn.

My students will be able to sit on the floor and use clipboards in their learning, they will be able to sit higher up on a stool or they will be able to use a bucket chair with a comfy cushion seat. There will also be stability balls they can use which help with focus and attention as well as releasing some energy. There will also be some chairs for students to use if they choose to do so. Students will benefit from these options knowing that they had the choice to chose how they learn best.

Ms. Willis
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 25 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hudson Exchange Premium 5 Gallon Bucket, HDPE, Red • Amazon Business $20.89 5 $104.45
Norwood Commercial Furniture NOR-1101AC-SO Plastic Stack Stools, 17.75" Height, 11.75" Width, 11.75" Length, Assorted Colors (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $51.09 1 $51.09
Gaiam Kids Stay-N-Play Children's Balance Ball - Flexible School Chair, Active Classroom Desk Seating with Stay-Put Stability Legs, Includes Air Pump, Pink, 45cm • Amazon Business $19.98 1 $19.98
Gaiam Kids Stay-N-Play Children's Balance Ball - Flexible School Chair, Active Classroom Desk Seating with Stay-Put Stability Legs, Includes Air Pump, Blue, 45cm • Amazon Business $19.98 1 $19.98
12 Pk, BAZIC Standard Size Polka Dot Paperboard Clipboard w/ Low Profile Clip (Colors May Vary) • Amazon Business $18.47 1 $18.47

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