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Mrs. Lawson from Medora IL is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Wobble While You Work

My students need a table with 4 wobble chairs for flexible seating.

  • $694 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

As soon as I heard of flexible seating I knew I wanted to give it a try.

Flexible seating is a choice provided to my students that allows them to work around the room comfortably and focused.

Students do their best when they can get their wiggles out. This can include standing, kneeling, or in other positions that they find comfy.

Students do their best when they are comfortable.

Flexible seating also allows students to work collaboratively, allows them to communicate and engage in cr

My Project

Flexible seating allows students to take charge of their learning and make the choices that work best for them. During independent work times they choose a location in the classroom that works for them. Currently my students are choosing to work in a variety of locations in our room such as: at different tables, sitting under tables with clip boards, or sitting or laying on the floor with a clip board. Making sure students are comfortable is an essential component in motivating them. I have noticed amazing differences in my students when they are given a choice in their seating. They almost always make good choices about where they sit, are more engaged, and get more work completed than when they are just sitting at their desk.

The products that I have selected will help my students by giving them additional seating options to make more effective learning choices.

The wobble stools are adjustable and will allow students to sit at desk/higher tables but will still allow some movement. These will be extremely beneficial for some students that just need to get the wiggles out. They can also be used as an alternative chair if needed! The comfy floor seats and the beanbag chair will allow for additional comfortable floor seating options. They are lightweight and can be easily used in many areas of the classroom.

Mrs. Lawson
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
DNRSSEBSEBXXR - STOOL - STOCK - CS NEOROK - STOOL HEIGHT 15 - RUBBER BASE - EBONY FRAME/SEAT COLOR • School Specialty $74.87 4 $299.48
TABLE - CS ACTIVITY KIDNEY 48X72 - SPECIFY TOP COLOR - SPECIFY T-MOLD EDGE/UPPER LEG COLOR - SPECIFY TABLE HEIGHT • School Specialty $202.27 1 $202.27

Materials cost

$501.75

Vendor shipping charges

$50.18

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.53

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$589.46

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$104.02

Total project goal

$693.48

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$693.48

2 Donors

-$693.48

Donations toward project cost

-$589.46

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$104.02

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$0.00

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