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Mrs. Tarango from Compton CA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Students Wobble but They Won’t Fall Down

Help me give my students wobble stools to use when we are working in small groups.

  • $348 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I loved school when I was a student. It is my goal that my students love school just as much as I did. It's one of the reasons why I chose teaching. I try to provide a clean, safe and inviting room environment for my students. I also take pride in creating challenging and memorable lessons.

My students come to school each day with a desire to learn, despite the challenges they face in their home lives.

The majority of my students are English Language Learners. My school is a 100% free lunch school, located in the inner city outside of Los Angeles, California. I work hard to create a community of scholars who will leave me ready to tackle future educational challenges. I also work hard to help meet social emotional needs in addition to educational needs.

My Project

The seats that I am asking for will help my students choose alternative seating when completing classwork. My students need seating that allows for movement and flexibility. I'm asking for wobble chairs / stools.

These kinds of seats are beneficial for ALL students, but especially those who need modifications to the general environment.

I would like to use the stools at my small group table so students can focus on the intervention lesson that I present them. I have read that student comprehension, attention, focus and motivation are all improved if students have the ability to move slightly during instruction and independent work. I want to give my students every advantage possible to get the most out of our time together.

Mrs. Tarango
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
WC716 - Flex-Space Wobble Chair - 16" - Gray • Lakeshore Learning Materials $59.99 4 $239.96

Materials cost

$239.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$21.96

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.60

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$295.52

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$52.15

Total project goal

$347.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$347.67

4 Donors

-$174.00

Donations toward project cost

-$147.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.10

match offer

-$173.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$147.62

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.05

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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