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Mrs. Laberman from Indianapolis IN is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Start the Year Right: Lanyards & Activity Chairs

Help me give my students the Gaiam Classic Balance Ball Chair and Active Kids Wobble Chair to increase student engagement through movement, and the added protection of lanyards to keep their masks from being lost.

  • $205 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

Our school is an exceptional place for students to learn and grow on the northwest side of Indianapolis. We are a Title I school with over 800 students in grades K through 6. Nineteen percent are English Language Learners, and 75% qualify for free or reduced lunch. Nine percent are students with special needs. Our population of students is very diverse with 61% Black, 27% Hispanic, 5% White, 6% Asian, and 1% are of another ethnicity. Our school and within our township we struggle with state testing, but we continue to strive for growth.

My Project

The Gaiam Classic Balance Ball Chair and the Active Kids Wobble Chair will be utilized by students in class that need additional support to stay focused and engaged in everyday learning. Also, the lanyards will help keep student masks from being lost throughout the school day.

The balance ball chair and wobble chair will help students move in class within their personal space triggering the brain to stay attentive, and the lanyards prevent the loss of their school mask!

Please help fund these excellent focus enhancing chairs to keep students active in class! My students need all the help we can get with the restrictions in class due to Covid-19. Help make learning engaging!

Mrs. Laberman
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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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 27 students.

12 donors have given to this project.

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Gaiam Classic Balance Ball Chair – Exercise Stability Yoga Ball Premium Ergonomic Chair for Home and Office Desk with Air Pump, Exercise Guide and Satisfaction Guarantee, Charcoal • Amazon Business $69.98 1 $69.98
Active Kids Chair by Studico – Wobble Chairs Juniors/Pre-Teens (Grades 3-7) - Flexible Seating Classroom- Children Who Can’t Sit Still - 17.75" Wobble Chair - Corrects Posture | Grey • Amazon Business $57.99 1 $57.99
HOSL 100 Pack Economy Black Badge Lanyards Business Card Lanyards ID Card Lanyards Employee Lanyards Students Lanyards Round 36" With Swivel Hook • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99

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