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Ms. Kopple from New York NY is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Yoga and Mindfulness Club!

My students need 12 yoga mats and 12 yoga blocks so they can partake in the school's yoga club!

  • $382 goal

This project expired on November 28, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My high school serves students who have lived in the United States for four years or less. There is a welcoming environment in the school with many support services, ranging from providing help in legal matters to meeting the medical needs of the students. The school allows the new immigrants to learn about the world around them while developing their English skills.

All the students of the school have diverse linguistic, cultural, and educational backgrounds.

The diversity of the school allows the students to develop respect for other cultures and values while finding out their place in this world and how they can bring change for better. Students also work collaboratively on projects designed to bring out the richness of their cultures, experiences, and personalities. Students have the opportunity to be placed in an internship in 11th grade that matches their career interests.

My Project

We can't wait to have a yoga and mindfulness club at the school, but first we need the supplies! We need yoga mats and yoga blocks for the yoga and mindfulness club which will offer these high school students the tools they need to get through school, and the rest of life, with ease, joy, and confidence!

I believe the tools they will learn in this club will be an indispensable part of their education.

They will learn self regulation techniques, how to breathe slowly and deeply, how to do tasks more mindfully, how to develop compassion for themselves and others , how to love and trust their bodies, and lots more.

The yoga mats are absolutely necessary so they're not sliding all over the floor, and the yoga blocks provide support for the less flexible students. Yoga accessories help everyone feel supported and included!

Ms. Kopple
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Body Solid 3 mm Yoga Mat • DICK'S Sporting Goods $11.99 12 $143.88
Gaiam Tri-Color Yoga Block • DICK'S Sporting Goods $9.99 12 $119.88

Materials cost

$263.76

Vendor shipping charges

$26.38

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.96

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$324.10

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$57.19

Total project goal

$381.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$381.29

4 Donors

-$375.12

Donations toward project cost

-$324.10

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$51.02

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$6.17

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$0.00

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