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Mrs. James from Alcoa TN is requesting Lab Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Cozy Room for Learning

Help me give my students the best opportunity to learn in an environment that fits everyone's needs.

  • $162 goal

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My Students

I have a group of students ranging in ages six to eight. This is a second grade classroom and I also have two special needs students who come to the class for inclusion everyday.

Inclusion is very important component to my classroom because it gives students an opportunity to interact with others who may be different from them.

It also helps the students who come in for inclusion the opportunity to form friendships that will last a lifetime. Some of these students have sensory issues and I have to make sure that my classroom is set up to accommodate those needs.

That is why I am writing this proposal because there are some things that I am needing to help those students make the transition from their classroom to mine and feel comfortable making that transition.

My Project

Everyone learns differently and it is important to make sure to meet those needs in the classroom setting. That is why I am asking for coverings for my lights in my classroom.

I have special needs students who come into my class daily and they have a sensitivity to fluorescent lights.

I also have some students in my regular classroom who are sensitive as well.

By adding sky blue coverings for these bright lights; as studies have shown, it can improve concentration, reduce tension and anxiety, and promote a positive performance from the students.

These coverings will set a relaxing atmosphere for learning and working. The glare will be reduced dramatically without taking away too much light.

Mrs. James
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 25 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Educational Insights The Original Seasonal Themed Light Filters 3-Pack, Reduce Glare, Easy Setup for Office, Hospitals, Home & Classrooms • Amazon Business $21.06 4 $84.24
Educational Insights The Original Seasonal Themed Light Filters 3-Pack, Reduce Glare, Easy Setup for Office, Hospitals, Home & Classrooms • Amazon Business $21.06 1 $21.06

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