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  • 2 donors
  • $966 for now
  • $1,932 still needed

Stand Up for Desks!

Help me give my students new desks for those who prefer to stand while learning!

My Students

Hawaiian, Samoan, Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, German... Hawaii is a melting pot filled with diverse cultures. The same goes for my classroom. We are a melting pot of diverse cultures, personalities, learning styles, and interests!

We are so sad that we could not end the year together; however, during this time off, I want to fill my classroom with amazing flexible seating furniture for the students to be excited about when returning to school.

I am teaching 21 amazing third graders. We currently have yoga balls, stability disks, and bean bags with ALL my students love our flexible seating. However, I always have students who ask for a standing option.

My Project

My students love our current flexible seating options; however, a lot of the options are sitting on the floor like on a bean bag or pillow. The other option is a yoga ball or chair with "busy bands" on the bottom to keep the students' legs busy while they work.

Every year I have students who ask for a standing area, these desks would be a perfect way to allow students to stand while also collaborating with each other!

I think my students would really appreciate another option to choose from!

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC1403 FlexSpace Standing Desk SmallGroup Zone • Lakeshore Learning Materials $1,589.00 1 $1,589.00

Materials cost

$1,589.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$69.92

3rd party payment processing fee

$23.84

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,712.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$302.25

Total project goal

$2,015.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,015.01

2 Donors

-$75.00

Donations toward project cost

-$71.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

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$1,931.19

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 30 students.

Project Activity

Donations to this project are now being matched, thanks to support from Marc and Lynne Benioff. Marc and Lynne Benioff are proud to partner with DonorsChoose to support Hawai'i teachers during this period of distance learning. We believe that teachers are heroes and it's an honor to support them, especially right now.

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