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Mrs. McKoy from Florence SC is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Wiggling Our Way to Success

My students need options for flexible seating during individual assignments and a classroom for whole group instruction.

  • $388 goal

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My Students

Every morning, I want my students to step into a classroom that feels like a home away from home. Many of my students come from all different types of families and most are living in poverty. I want my students to feel loved and safe within my classroom. I believe that no matter their background each student can succeed.

"There are far, far better things ahead, than any we leave behind."

I strive to create a positive learning environment where my students can learn from their mistakes and become lifelong learners.

My Project

As I change grade levels, districts, and schools, I am requesting help for some essential items to help my students succeed. As adults we hate sitting at our desks all day doing work. Flexible seating is a great way to stimulate minds and give options to make learning fun.

This project includes a rug for whole group instruction for mini-lessons and a place for students to read and complete their assignments.

My project is also requesting additional flexible seating options for students to complete individual assignments and assessments. When you get the students up and moving it allows blood to flow to the brain increasing the ability to learn and retain new information.

Mrs. McKoy
Grades 3-5

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
nuLOOM Handprint Collage Kids Nursery Area Rugs, 5' x 8', Multicolor • Amazon Business $117.13 1 $117.13
Intex Beanless Bag Inflatable Chair, 42" X 41" X 27", Beige • Amazon Business $12.91 2 $25.82
Shagalicious Bedrest, Turquoise • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Brentwood Originals Shagalicious Bedrest, Lime • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Brentwood Shagalicious Bedrest, Hot Pink • Amazon Business $24.99 1 $24.99
Fitwhiz Air Stability Wobble Cushion with Free Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) (Green) • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Fitwhiz Air Stability Wobble Cushion with Free Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) (Blue) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Fitwhiz Air Stability Wobble Cushion with Free Pump, Extra Thick Core Balance Disc, KIDS Wiggle Seat, Sensory Cushion for Elementary School Chair (Office & Home & Classroom) (Pink) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Set of 4 - Foam Kneeling Pads Garden Knee Mat / Gardening Seat Cushion • Amazon Business $8.98 1 $8.98

Materials cost

$275.87

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$19.45

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.14

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$329.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.14

Total project goal

$387.60

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$387.60

2 Donors

-$387.60

Donations toward project cost

-$329.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$58.14

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$0.00

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