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Ms. Fillette from Lewes DE is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

A Sense-ational Sensory Toolbox for My EXCEPTIONAL Learners!

Help me give my students sensory fidgets and calm down tools such as the Snugglewrap, Body Pod, and Seasonsqueeze in our ASD classroom.

  • $516 goal

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My Students

My students range from age 5 to 8 years old in a self-contained K-2 Autism classroom. They have high sensory needs and need supports to aid in task completion and self regulation. I want to help them learn while providing them with what they need and lots of love. They are embracing the power of *yet* and striving to meet all of their IEP goals. Each student is energetic and ready to learn in their own way. While our classroom is large, it is not furnished with sensory supplies needed to help keep my kiddos engaged and/or calm. As Maslow states, a child must have his/her basic needs met prior to them being able to learn and grow.

My Project

My classroom is filled with students who have high sensory needs. These fidgets (pencil fidgets, squishers, balls, and tangles) will help my kiddos stay on task and engaged in lessons by providing them sensory input while learning. The other items such as the Body Pod, sensory wrap, fiber optic wand, and multicolored light with help students with self regulation and calming techniques when they get upset, frustrated, and/or overwhelmed.

All of these items will be available to help my exceptional learners grow academically and socially/emotionally in the years they are in my classroom.

Students with Autism need extra help to keep them focused and engaged; that is what these supplies will help me achieve! Thank you!

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

This project will reach 6 students.

9 donors have given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
SNUGGLE WRAP BLUE • School Specialty $57.29 1 $57.29
BODY POD - MEDIUM - AGES 6-8 YRS • School Specialty $35.49 1 $35.49
KIT FIDGET SEASONSQUEEZE - SET OF 4 • School Specialty $34.07 1 $34.07
FUN FIDGET! SET OF 5 • School Specialty $28.39 1 $28.39
TEACHABLE TOUCHABLE TEXTURE SQ - SET OF 20 • School Specialty $28.39 1 $28.39
POM POMS - LITTLE • School Specialty $22.71 1 $22.71
FIDGETS PENCIL SET OF 4 • School Specialty $8.51 2 $17.02
ARTIC SQUEEZE SET OF 3 • School Specialty $16.11 1 $16.11
REVOLVING VIBRATING FIBER OPTIC LIGHT • School Specialty $15.12 1 $15.12
HIDDEN - SET OF 3 • School Specialty $15.12 1 $15.12
FIDGET FINGER SQUASH IT SET OF 6 • School Specialty $15.12 1 $15.12
SOOTHABLES VIBE MASSAGER LIL TURTLE • School Specialty $11.35 1 $11.35
RING TEXTURED • School Specialty $10.43 1 $10.43
PRISMA LIGHT • School Specialty $10.43 1 $10.43
TANGLE JR FUZZIES • School Specialty $4.75 2 $9.50
TANGLE JR HAIRY • School Specialty $7.59 1 $7.59
ABILITATIONS YUCK-E-BALL • School Specialty $7.59 1 $7.59
TANGLE JR TEXTURED • School Specialty $3.76 2 $7.52
LIGHT UP MOLECULE BALL • School Specialty $7.09 1 $7.09
RAPPER SNAPPER MINI - SET OF 3 • School Specialty $6.60 1 $6.60
MASSAGE BALL - 2.8 INCH - GREEN • School Specialty $2.83 1 $2.83

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