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Mrs. Ramer from Ft Walton Bch FL is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Wiggle While We Work

My students need a rug, stools, cushions, and beanbags for flexible seating options. My students also need open shelves in order to access their needed materials.

  • $967 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my classroom are some of the most amazing people I've ever met. Yes, the majority of them are 5 or 6, but that changes nothing. The majority of my students fall on the Autism Spectrum, and/or have a severe language impairment. Some of them are completely non verbal. Some of them have rough home lives. Some of them, have a brand new diagnosis, some of them have been diagnosed since 2. ALL of them are AMAZING!! They never let anyone tell them that something is impossible for them to do. My kids inspire me to be a better teacher, and person. They overcome things on a daily basis, that you and I may never have to deal with. They make progress, and gains daily. It's a true honor to watch them grow and learn.

Walt Disney once said; " It's kind of fun to to do the impossible", I'm privileged to watch my students do what some say should be impossible for them, every single day.

My Project

My students need room to wiggle while they're working. My students with Autism often get a case of the wiggles and need to move to different parts of the classroom to work. Having the new carpet, cushions, stools and bean bags, will allow students the opportunity to move to comfortable seating options and continue to progress with work. My students also need open shelving to access their materials. My students often struggle with getting their materials from book shelves or out of small cubbies. Having open shelving will allow my student to see what they need and easily access it independently.

Having flexible seating and open shelving will completely change how my students access their materials and move throughout their day.

Mrs. Ramer
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

This project will reach 10 students.

5 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
CARPET SIGNS OF EMOTIONS 5' 4'' X 7' 8'' • School Specialty $195.97 1 $195.97
SINGAYE Storage shelves, Heavy Duty Storage Rack with Adjustable Leveling Feet, 6 Shelves, Black • Amazon Business $89.99 2 $179.98
DEW DROP BEAN BAG CHAIR - SPECIFY COLOR • School Specialty $55.97 2 $111.94
HIGHBACK BEANBAG CHAIR ADULT SIZE - SELECT COLOR • School Specialty $53.87 2 $107.74
ECR4Kids Softzone Carry Me Floor Cushions for Flexible Classroom Seating, 3" Deluxe Foam, Round, Assorted (4-Piece Set) • Amazon Business $77.99 1 $77.99
Pearington BW-6473 Kids Classroom & Home Padded Stool, Red/Blue/green/Yellow/Orange (Pack of 5) • Amazon Business $64.99 1 $64.99
YELLOW (YE) - BROWN SALES • School Specialty $0.00 2 $0.00
ECR4KIDS CLASSIC BEAN BAG • School Specialty $0.00 2 $0.00
OPTION CLASS - BROWN SALES BEANBAG COLOR CHOICES • School Specialty $0.00 2 $0.00
PRIMARY (AS) - ECR4KIDS • School Specialty $0.00 2 $0.00
GREEN (GR) - ECR4KIDS • School Specialty $0.00 2 $0.00

Materials cost

$738.61

Vendor shipping charges

$41.56

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$11.08

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$821.25

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$144.93

Total project goal

$966.18

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$966.18

3 Donors

-$966.18

Donations toward project cost

-$821.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$144.93

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$0.00

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