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Ms. Pastelak from Miles City MT is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

We’re Flexible!

My students need seating options to focus and learn in my room .

  • $171 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Ours is a small community of about 10,000 people. This small community is full of kind and caring people, and I can say, without a doubt, that my students embody that attitude. They are inventive, have a thirst for knowledge, and have a deep love of experiencing new things.

My students' abilities range all the way from beginning to advanced, and yet they all leave at the end of the day feeling as if they have succeeded and that they can accomplish anything they put their minds to.

My goal, as their teacher, is to give them the best experiences possible and to continue to foster the belief that they can succeed. With your help, I truly believe that they will continue to believe this in every aspect of their education.

My Project

The past few years I have an an influx of ADD and ADHD students entering my classroom. My classroom is one of the few that tries to provide a different seating option for those who struggle focusing on day to day activities. I have some bright students who just need help focusing.

Sometimes something as simple as a desk band to swing their legs on as they do their work or a wobble seat to keep them balancing as their brain goes through a math problem are all it takes to make a difference .

My goal is to give every child a chance to learn and grow no matter what it takes.

Ms. Pastelak
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Bouncy Bands for Desk Color: Black Support Pipe • Teachers' School Supply $14.95 5 $74.75
LC511GR - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $14.99 2 $29.98

Materials cost

$104.73

Vendor shipping charges

$8.22

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.57

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$144.52

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.50

Total project goal

$170.02

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$170.02

1 Donor

-$170.02

Donations toward project cost

-$144.52

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.50

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$0.00

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