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Ms. Lapa from Griffith IN is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

To Maker Space and Beyond!

My students need activity tables and some wobble seats so that we can move forward with our flexible seating initiative! They also need a table to do STEM projects!

  • $403 goal

This project expired on August 9, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are bright and creative third graders who are eager to learn. They love sharing their ways of learning with others and are problem solvers by nature. They come from a working-class community. My student amaze me every day with the obstacles they overcome and their perseverance in difficult situations. They are kind and caring and are the most helpful children I know.

My classroom is a host of many different learning needs since my students learn and problem solve in their own special way.

My students LOVE to move, talk, sing, and draw pictures. With the changing of administration in our district, big changes are coming to our school including 1-1 technology, a push toward flexible seating, and STEM making its debut into the classroom! We are more than excited to begin these changes as the students I know will be up for the challenge!

My Project

These activity tables and wobble seats will benefit my students tremendously. We are a classroom that focuses on hands-on projects, while learning in a flexible and comfortable environment. We will be getting rid of our traditional desks and moving to seating that students will be able to choose from.

"Maker Spaces" are becoming very popular in classrooms today.

My hope is that I can transform my classroom into a space of choice, a place of creativity, and a place of ingenuity! As a district, we will be going 1-1 with technology next year. This means that we can add another element of learning into our daily routines. My classroom space needs to catch up with the type of learning experiences that are available now!

Ms. Lapa
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Flash Furniture 24''W x 48''L Rectangular Grey Thermal Laminate Activity Table - Standard Height Adjustable Legs • Amazon Business $96.02 2 $192.04
Flash Furniture 23.75'' Square Adjustable Height White Wood Table (Adjustable Range 33'' - 40.5'') • Amazon Business $62.31 1 $62.31
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) (34cm Purple) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) • Amazon Business $17.99 1 $17.99
Trideer Inflated Stability Wobble Cushion with Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99

Materials cost

$307.32

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.61

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$341.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$60.34

Total project goal

$402.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$402.27

6 Donors

-$199.37

Donations toward project cost

-$172.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.91

match offer

-$199.38

Match offer toward project cost

-$169.47

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$29.91

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.52

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$0.00

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