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Mrs. Grzesiek from Houston TX is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Autistic Students Need Fidget Toys, Learning Resources and Organizational Supplies!

Help me give my students storage bins, learning resources and fidget toys for organization and academic development.

  • $158 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work at an elementary school in an industrial suburb of Houston. Our community was just impacted by the recent ITC fires in Deer Park which closed school for multiple days and left students locked inside their homes. Our population consists of kindergarten through fourth grade from many culturally diverse populations. The students' families are predominantly blue collar and have a passion for their children's education but have limited resources. Our community was also affected by Hurricane Harvey, displacing many of our students and staff members, and some of our families are still recovering.

The efforts and energy of all faculty and staff are focused on fulfilling our mission to provide a positive educational experience for all children.

We are committed to guiding children in a positive and supportive manner so that our students achieve academic success and develop responsible social skills.

My Project

My students are all autistic and organization and routine are key to their success at school and at home. With small and large book bins, we can help organize all of our file folder learning activities.

I would also like my students to have some new learning materials that help not only with math and reading, but also with their fine motor skills development.

Fidget toys will allow my students to relieve stress, increase focus and get more academic tasks completed throughout the day

The meeting note taking journals will help me stay organized for maximum student learning.

Thank you so much for visiting my teacher page and thank you in advance for your generosity! My autism students thank you in advance

Mrs. Grzesiek
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Storex Large Book Bin, 14.3 x 5.3 x 7", Teal, Case of 6 (71107U06C) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Storex Large Book Bin, 14.3 x 5.3 x 7", Teal, Case of 6 (71107U06C) • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
Clipco Book Rings Small 1-Inch Nickel Plated Metal (100-Pack) • Amazon Business $9.45 2 $18.90
Learning Resources Smart Snacks Alpha Pops, Alphabet Matching & Fine Motor Skills Toy, 26 Piece, Ages 2+ • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Learning Resources Smart Snacks Number Pops, Set of 10 • Amazon Business $13.29 1 $13.29
FREDDY'S FIDGET TOYS for Sensory Kids and Adults (pack of 10) Best Classroom Fidgets for School - Marble Fidget Toy Relieves Stress and Increase Focus - Sensory Toys for Autistic Children OCD ADHD ADD • Amazon Business $9.00 1 $9.00
Meeting Notes: Business Professional Note-Taking Journal (Gold Black & White Stripes) (Chic Modern Woman Series) • Amazon Business $7.57 1 $7.57

Materials cost

$102.73

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$134.27

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$23.69

Total project goal

$157.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$157.96

5 Donors

-$78.00

Donations toward project cost

-$69.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.40

Matching donations from our partners

-$76.08

Match offers toward project cost

-$64.67

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.41

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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