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Ms. Bianco from Providence RI is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Wiggle-Woggle! Wiggle-Woggle! Wiggle-Woggle!

Help me give my students flexible seating to help them to stay focused & successful in class.

  • $547 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in an inner city school in Providence, Rhode Island. I teach 125 students each day in my grade 6 Social Studies classes. I have a diverse population of students which includes Special Education and English Language Learners (some which are newcomers to the country). Most of my students receive either free or reduced-priced lunch. I try to make a print-rich, bright & colorful classroom for my students. I want them to feel happy & comfortable when they enter my classroom and know that they are able to gather information from various resources around the classroom.

My Project

My students this year are having a difficult time sitting down for an extended period of time. Most are wiggling & woggling in their seats trying to stay focused on the task. The classroom size is small for the number of students I have each period. I’m not able to have kids move around as freely as I’d like them to do for certain tasks. I recently purchased 2 yoga stability ball chairs, and it has help tremendously with their attention.

Having more flexible seating options in my classroom will help these students who need to wiggle in their seats, but may not always have the opportunity to move around the class.

Students need to be successful in school. If I can help improve academics by simply changing some furniture & giving options for seating, then I want to provide these materials for them.

Ms. Bianco
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 125 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
LC766RG - Flex-Space Premium Wobble Chair - 16" - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $89.99 4 $359.96
LC511RG - Flex-Space Wobble Cushion - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $16.99 4 $67.96

Materials cost

$427.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.42

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$464.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.94

Total project goal

$546.28

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$546.28

3 Donors

-$456.28

Donations toward project cost

-$387.84

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.44

Matching donations from our partners

-$90.00

Match offers toward project cost

-$76.50

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$13.50

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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