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Ms. Masha from Richmond CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Amazing SH Class

My students need visual icons everyday for their routine and behavior management.

  • $745 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My class is a severely handicapped class. My students are combination of Intellectual Disability, Autism, Visual Impaired and wheel chair bound.

Severely handicapped, special education students rely on visual icons everyday.

This is what they follow for their schedule and means of communication. With this, I will be using a lot of laminating sheets, Velcro, colored papers, colored markers, manipulative toys and a laminating machine throughout the year. Colored papers and construction papers are used for their daily art activities and weekly projects.

My Project

Students will be making art and crafts activities in class every week. This is part of their fine motor skills building and socialization as this is a group and individual work. Students showcase their ideas and interest through art and crafts.

The students' works will be displayed on the bulletin board where everybody can view it.

This helps the students become proud of their work.

A portfolio of the students' work will be displayed in the classroom every month and to be compiled and shown to their parents every term. This will improve the students' confidence and motivation to do more and make it even better.

Ms. Masha
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
FF916 - 16-Tray Mobile Organizer • Lakeshore Learning Materials $199.00 1 $199.00
XC341 - Classroom Laminating Machine • Lakeshore Learning Materials $129.00 1 $129.00
RR476BU - Heavy-Duty Extra-Wide Pocket Chart - Blue • Lakeshore Learning Materials $34.99 2 $69.98
XC344 - 11 1/2" x 17 1/2" Pouches • Lakeshore Learning Materials $44.99 1 $44.99
XC343 - 9" x 11 1/2" Pouches • Lakeshore Learning Materials $24.99 1 $24.99
AA758RG - Connect & Store Book Bin - Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 6 $23.94
AA758GR - Connect & Store Book Bin - Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $3.99 6 $23.94
TT193BO - Lid for Neon Heavy-Duty Paper Tray - Bright Orange • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.39 6 $14.34
TT193GB - Lid for Neon Heavy-Duty Paper Tray - Bright Green • Lakeshore Learning Materials $2.39 6 $14.34

Materials cost

$544.52

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$49.82

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.17

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$632.51

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$111.62

Total project goal

$744.13

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$744.13

5 Donors

-$397.06

Donations toward project cost

-$337.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.56

match offer

-$347.07

Match offer toward project cost

-$295.01

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$52.06

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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