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Mrs. Pacheco
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households
  • 2 donors
  • $0 still needed

Busy Minds

Help me give my students items that will increase their vocational and daily living skills such as towels, t-shirts, socks, and busy boards.

My Students

My students have moderate to severe disabilities and range from the ages of 17-21. My students are all so loving and humble. All of my students come from a low socioeconomic community and our school, for most, is the only thing they know outside of their homes.

My students love to come to school every day and ultimately they love to learn!

I want to help my students learn independent and daily living skills. My goal for the students is to help them become independent young adults. I will work with them to help them grow to their fullest potential!

My Project

If my project if fully funded I will continue to teach my students daily living skills that all students should be able to acquire. We will teach my students functional living skills they need before they leave a formal educational setting. I want to be able to increase the independence skills my students need to be able to be as independent as possible.

My goal is to boost their independence and build their confidence.

Increasing their confidence will benefit them in the future to be able to be as independent as possible.

I will teach my student how to tie their own shoes and button their own pants. I will also teach them to separate and fold laundry correctly with some of these items.

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Where Your Donation Goes

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Busy Board - Busy Board for Toddlers - Sensory Board - Busy Board for Kids - Activity Board for Toddlers - Locks and latches Activity Board - Baby Activity Board - Boy and Girl 12-18 Month • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
ArtMuseKitsMikash ecotowel ECO Towels 6-Pack Bath Towels - Extra-Absorbent - 100% Cotton - 27" x 54" • Amazon Business $22.90 2 $45.80
Elite Montessori Wooden Movable Alphabet with Box Preschool Spelling Learning Materials (Red & Blue, 5mm Thick) • Amazon Business $36.99 1 $36.99
Storage Organizer Handle Basket, 5 Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $32.97 1 $32.97
Excellerations 2.5 X 5 inches, Peg Number Boards Wooden, Counting Teaching Toy, Educational Toy, Preschool, Kids Toys • Amazon Business $31.50 1 $31.50
Women's Everyday Flowy Slub Burnout Active Casual Workout Crew T Shirt Tops - 6 Pack (6 Pack-Neon Green/Yellow/Orange/Red/Purple/Pink, Medium) • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Learning Resources Play Dishes, Colorful Kitchen Toy Plate Set, 24 Piece Set, Ages 3+ • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Coogam Numbers and Alphabets Flash Cards Set - ABC Wooden Letters and Numbers Animal Card Board Matching Puzzle Game Montessori Educational Toys Gift for Toddlers Age 3 Preschool and Up Years • Amazon Business $18.99 1 $18.99
CozyBomB Wooden Number Puzzle Sorting Montessori Toys for Toddlers - Shape Sorter Counting Game for Age 2 3 4 5 Year olds Kids - Preschool Education Math Stacking Block Learning Wood Chunky Jigsaw • Amazon Business $16.98 1 $16.98
FEISIKE Busy Board- Montessori Basic Skills Activity Toys for Toddlers 2 3 4 Years Old Early Education,Learning Fine Motor Skills & Learn to Dress and Spell,Travel&Sensory Toy for Airplane or Car. • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
LA Active Athletic Crew Grip Socks - 6 Pairs - Baby Toddler Infant Newborn Kids Boys Girls Non Slip/Anti Skid (Rainbow, 6-12 Months) • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Lacing Toy for Toddlers: Wooden Threading Toys,1 Apple,1Watermelon and 1 Cheese with Bag and Sticker, Educational and Learning Montessori Activity for Baby and Kids, Car and Plane Puzzle Travel Games • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Gildan Men's V-Neck T-Shirts Multipack, Navy/Charcoal/Cardinal Red Assorted (5 Pack), Large • Amazon Business $15.73 1 $15.73
DecorRack 24 Pack Kitchen Wash Cloth, Small Towel, 100% Cotton, 12 x 12 Inch Colorful Dish Cloth, Perfect Cleaning Cloth for Washing Dishes, Kitchen, Bar, Counter and Car, Assorted Colors (Pack of 24) • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Assorted Non Skid Ankle Cotton Socks Baby Walker Girls Toddler Anti Slip Crew Socks with Grip for 12-36 Month Baby • Amazon Business $13.59 1 $13.59
YEVIOR Clothes Folding Board Adult Size Adjustable T-Shirt Clothes Easy Laundry Folder Organize Board Blue • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Special Supplies Loop Scissors for Teens and Adults 8 Inches (3-Pack) Colorful Looped, Adaptive Design, Right and Lefty Support, Small, Easy-Open Squeeze Handles, Supports Elderly and Special Needs • Amazon Business $9.95 1 $9.95
Play-Doh Modeling Compound 10-Pack Case of Colors, Non-Toxic, Assorted Colors, 2-Ounce Cans, Ages 2 and up, (Amazon Exclusive) • Amazon Business $7.99 1 $7.99

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This project will reach 8 students.

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