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Ms. Vasiu from Woodhaven NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Be All You Could Be

Help me give my students fidget ball key chains, a timer, and fidget balls tools to help them focus and learn.

  • $181 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The students in my class come from a variety of backgrounds and ethnicities. Most students come from immigrant parents that are struggling. I teach a collaborative integrated class consisting of a majority of students with special needs ranging from classifications such as autism and emotionally disturbed. Even with these circumstances, they have a desire to achieve and try their best. The area in which my school is located is a rural area with many low-income housing projects. Most parents are receiving public assistance and are from single-family homes.

My Project

I’m a special-education teacher with a large immigrant population. My students look forward to school because it’s the highlight of their day in their lives. Their families are busy working to make ends meet. My projects will help create a love for learning and have them do well in all subject areas.

Many of my students have ADHD and he manipulative Gel Fidget Balls will help them focus.

They have the need to move around while learning and they learn differently than many other students. The brightness and the uniqueness of my fidget pools will entice them to finish their work.

The Time Tracker will help them coordinate themselves enough to finish the work and motivate them to get it done in a timely matter. Overall this will foster good time management skills that will help them in life .

Ms. Vasiu
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fidget Balls - 3 Pack • AKJ Education $32.99 2 $65.98
Time Tracker® Visual Timer & Clock • AKJ Education $30.66 1 $30.66
Gel Fidget Ball Key Chain-3 pack • AKJ Education $24.99 1 $24.99

Materials cost

$121.63

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.82

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$153.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.08

Total project goal

$180.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$180.53

1 Donor

-$61.00

Donations toward project cost

-$51.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$9.15

match offer

-$119.53

Match offer toward project cost

-$101.60

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.93

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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