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Mrs. Kelli Akes from Henderson NV is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Wiggle While We Work

My students need seating choices like cushions and stools that allow movement to increase focus.

  • $566 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students love learning, and our classroom is a community of friends and achievers. Their eyes light up when introduced to new activities and topics of study. We are a STEAM Academy that fosters innovation in our students. We create goals each day to help us grow as learners.

First graders love school and want to succeed.

Some face hardships at home that can impede their learning, but they all come to school wanting to learn, be successful, and make friends. We support each other to help everyone meet goals and discover new ideas.

My Project

My first graders love to learn, but many have difficulty sitting still. These seating options will help meet their need to move while staying on task. The wobble cushions will fit on their current classroom chairs, allowing them to work while also allowing small movements to satisfy their body’s needs. The wobble stools will be perfect for our students to use at our computer center. Students can work on our online math and reading programs while allowing their bodies small movements. They will be balancing their bodies and their learning. These seating options will help increase focus and academic growth.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
STOOL - CS NEOROK - STOOL HEIGHT 12 - RUBBER BASE - SPECIFY FRAME/SEAT COLOR • School Specialty $66.47 4 $265.88
DISC O SIT JUNIOR • School Specialty $28.39 2 $56.78
CUSHION AIR FILLED BALANCE BAGEL (SMALL) • School Specialty $27.47 2 $54.94
OPTION CLASS - CS NEOCLASS/NEOMOVE SHELL COLOR OPTION • School Specialty $0.00 4 $0.00
EBONY (PP) - CLASSROOM SELECT • School Specialty $0.00 4 $0.00

Materials cost

$377.60

Vendor shipping charges

$37.76

State sales tax

$29.64

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.66

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$480.66

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$84.82

Total project goal

$565.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$565.48

7 Donors

-$488.58

Donations toward project cost

-$419.04

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$69.54

match offer

-$72.50

Match offer toward project cost

-$61.62

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.88

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$4.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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